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The Story Alexis McKinney was counting the days until her 16th birthday. She had so much to look forward to: the birthday party that her parents were planning to celebrate with friends and family, starting her first job, applying for...
Music can be a powerful ally in the fight against drunk driving Before he was the guitarist for country music artist Kaitlyn Baker, Thomas Estep dreamed of joining the Army. Growing up, that hope was closest to his heart. Due...
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Drunk driving victim, long time MADD volunteer and WLKY Bell Award recipient Theresa Martinez shares her story of tragedy, pain and purpose....
On Saturday, September 16th, more than 150 youth and parents came together at Orange Coast College for MADD Southern California’s first Annual Teen Influencer Summit. What is the Teen Influencer Summit? With the support of Hyundai, students across five counties joined...
In July, the National Association of Drug Court Professionals held the world’s largest conference for treatment courts and criminal justice reform.  More than 5,000 people gathered at the National Harbor Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland to take part in more...
By Rosalind Donald, MADD Kentucky Victim Services Specialist This story is about a mother who has paid her daughter’s cell phone bills since 2012. What situation caused this parent to pay for her adult daughter’s cell phone bill for the past...
Today, the National Traffic Safety Administration released new data that shows drunk driving and overall traffic fatalities have increased for the second straight year. MADD is saddened to learn that there were 10,497 lives lost to drunk driving in 2016....