At MADD, we know that our hopes for a safer future are riding on tomorrow’s drivers. By getting today’s youth off to a good start, we are taking a giant step toward fulfilling our vision of a nation without drunk driving. That’s why we’re focused on tackling underage drinking, a problem that threatens the safety of our kids and endangers entire communities, now and down the road.
UNDERAGE DRINKING NEWS
MADD’s Power of Parents® and Power of You(th)® programs are just what they say in their titles… filled with “power.” Parents and peers are the most important influencers children have.
A family friend and 43-year-old mother of two was killed on her way to her job at LaGuardia Airport in New York. A middle school student at the time, Sara Haiken immediately saw the senselessness of the tragedy and vowed to do something about it.