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  “MADD is mothers, it’s fathers, it’s sisters, it’s brothers, it’s family members, it’s friends of people that all want to make a difference, that want to stop drunk driving.”                     ...
  Cobb County Georgia Officer Freddie Norman of Austell, Georgia was given less than a 1 percent chance of surviving after a teenage drunk driver slammed into his patrol car as he was responding to an emergency call on April 17,...
On September 17, 2017, Natasha Mitchell’s interview with Focus Atlanta’s Keisha Lancelin aired on Atlanta’s CW69. Natasha, a valued member of MADD Georgia’s Walk Like MADD Steering Committee, is an active volunteer and spokesperson for MADD Georgia in sharing and educating...
The annual MADD South Georgia Chapter Butterfly Release honored DUI victims, their families and crash survivors on July 8 in Moultrie. Speakers included Landon Albeson, Chaplin, Tift Regional Medical Center; Roger Hayes, Law Enforcement Services Director, Governor’s Office of Highway...
The MADD Georgia team and volunteers have been busy this summer at statewide events, including the 15th Annual Lake Windward Lake Challenge in Alpharetta, Atlanta United FC games at Georgia Tech’s Bobby Dodd Stadium, the Atlanta Falcons Youth Camp and...
MADD National President Colleen Sheehey-Church visited Georgia on July 29, 2017 to mark the July 1 implementation of HB 205, which gives first-time DUI offenders the option of installing an ignition interlock in lieu of a restricted driving permit. Including...
13th Annual Golden Shield Honors Has Record-Breaking Attendance Nearly 600 law enforcement officers and community leaders across Georgia turned out April 25 for the 13th Annual Golden Shield Honors at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta. Mothers Against Drunk Driving...
Law Enforcement Recognition Events Held in Moultrie and Columbus MADD South Georgia and Columbus honored the men and women working tirelessly to keep our roadways safe during banquets held in March. Recognition awards were presented in Moultrie on March 31...
WE ARE ALL UNITED IN RESPONSIBILITY MADD is the Designated Driver partner for both the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, beginning in March, 2017. In partnership with the Atlanta United Football Club, Georgia Tech Concessions and TEAM Coalition, we have...
Victim families, volunteers, legislators and the MADD Georgia team gathered at the Georgia Capitol on January 30 to honor those lost to the violent crime of drunk and drugged driving. It also was an opportunity to support HB 205, the...