The beginning of 2009 seemed to be the average, expected year for the North Star High School freshman, John Austin Blough, better known by all as Johnny. At just fifteen years old, he was a leader in and out of...
Day on the beach – Done A quick trip to Waldbaum’s Shop – Wrapped up Nails – Awesome looking! Devastate and destroy the life of a complete stranger because of the choices one makes – Irreversible That’s how Cathy Dubas...
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 than 300...
Holiday party season is here, and it’s decked out in mistletoe, jingle bells and flashing lights! As a Mothers Against Drunk Driving® supporter, you understand the importance of keeping the holly and the jolly in this season by planning to...
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  So far this month, donors have really stepped up to fight against drunk and drugged driving. Thanks to a match by Nationwide®, the gifts are doing TWICE the good. That means spreading TWICE the hope, healing and help. Thank...
By Theresa Martinez Ashley’s mother MADD drunk driving victim, advocate and volunteer Some days you never, ever forget. For me, one of those days is the one when my Ashley was born…all five pounds of her… three weeks early …...
MADD January 2022 Officer of the Month Corporal L.C. Jones Henrico County Virginia Police Department MADD National selects Corporal L.C. (Craig) Jones as our Officer of the Month for January 2022.  Corporal Jones is with the Henrico County Police Division...
A Sister’s Heartache Lights a Passion to Fight By:  Ashley Bonus I started my journey with MADD in 2012 when my sister, Stacy Gammons-Ankerfelt, was killed by a impaired driver. I hope one day I can be half the woman...
Time to Reengage Traffic Safety Efforts Chief Raymond Davis, Ret. Egg Harbor Township Police Department Region 2 Law Enforcement Liaison New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police On assignment to NHTSA  Reducing motor vehicle crash deaths was one of...
Mothers Against Drunk Driving Blogpost By Edward Hutchison Strategic Policy Partnerships Manager Law Enforcement Liaison, Lyft It took me a very long time to recognize that I was a victim and then a survivor of an alcohol and drug impaired...
MADD December 2021 Officer of the Month                                                                                                     Trooper Nicholas Kline Maryland State Police MADD National selects Trooper Nicholas Kline as our Officer of the Month for December 2021.  Trooper Kline is with the Maryland State Police assigned to the Barrack...
Andrew Martinez          A young life and talent lost to an impaired driver                                                      By Eric Martinez On the night of November 3rd, 2019, in Santa Fe, NM- Andrew Martinez picked up his friend Kevin Allende from his home. The two were...
MADD November Officer of the Month Deputy Daniel Williams Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Shalimar, Florida MADD National selects Deputy Daniel Williams as our Officer of the Month for November 2021.  Deputy Williams is a sheriff’s deputy for the Okaloosa County...
“Waymo is committed to improving road safety” Waymo’s Mission – “Waymo’s mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. The Waymo Driver can improve the world’s access to mobility while saving...
An Empty Chair at the Table During the Holidays By Rebecca Grimes It was November 20, 1982, the Saturday before Thanksgiving.  That day is not very clear to me, but one thing that I will never forget, arriving home from a...
MADD and Amica Insurance teamed up in October 2021 to empower teens to make smart, healthy choices, resist pressure to drink or consume marijuana before age 21, and never ride with an impaired driver through the Power of You(th) program....