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Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s
advocates and staff work tirelessly
to support victims at no
charge, advocate for stronger
laws and create a future of No More
Victims®.

INCIDENTS A DAY

Adults drank too much and drove about 121 million times per year-over 300,00 incidents of drinking and driving a day.

DEATHS A YEAR

That’s 28 deaths every day and one death every 51 minutes. Each and every one of them 100% preventable

INJURIES PER YEAR

290,000 injuries per year means exponentially more friends, family members and loved ones, unnecessarily effected by this preventable crime

THE HUMAN TOLL

Drunk Driving comes with a cost - and it is one that robs us of mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, spouses and friends. Meet the people behind the statistics.

February 7, 2007 was the day that forever changed Karen Mertes’ life path. Karen, a Lieutenant Colonel serving in the United States Air Force, was driving the speed limit on the interstate when she was struck from behind by a drunk driver traveling over 100 mph. He had a blood alcohol level of nearly three...

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Karen Mertes

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Raleigh Walk Like MADD and MADD Dash 2018: Register Today!

  Raleigh Walk Like MADD and MADD Dash 2018 is your chance to do something...Read More
February 16, 2018

Volunteer Corner: Meet Leigh Bair!

Leigh Bair lights up any room that she walks into. MADD North Carolina has greatly...Read More
February 16, 2018

Volunteer Corner: Meet Bob Fleisch!

Bob Fleisch is the longest serving certified Court Monitor for MADD North Carolina. He has...Read More
February 16, 2018

Meet the MADD NC Internship Program Spring Semester Interns

Left to right, Maddie, Nicole, and Chantelle. (Dallas, not pictured) This semester MADD North Carolina...Read More
February 16, 2018

MADD NC Welcomes Rosaana Hudson!

Rosaana Hudson has a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health from the University of North Carolina...Read More
February 16, 2018

MADD NC Welcomes Quana Abdul!

KeQuana Abdul holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and a Master’s Degree in Social Work....Read More
February 16, 2018

Annual Tree Lighting and Candlelight Vigil

On December 1, 2017 the North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program and Mothers Against Drunk...Read More
January 18, 2018

Wrap-Up 2017 –We Are MADD Strong!

  Walk Like Madd Charlotte was a Success! Walk Like Madd returned to Charlotte on...Read More
January 18, 2018

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