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On December 2nd, 2017 MADD SC hosted the annual State Candlelight Vigil for victims and survivors of impaired driving. The event was hosted at the SC State Museum in the Vista Room and was presented by the Yarborough Applegate Law...
On November 19th, 2017, Myles Holland was killed by an impaired driver in Orangeburg, SC. Myles and his girlfriend had just left the Claflin Homecoming game when Torbert Mack struck their vehicle. Myles died later at Orangeburg Regional Hospital. Since...
As MADD South Carolina is off to a great start in the 2019  New Year, we wanted to take a chance  to reflect back and highlight what incredible things happened in 2018 for us.  We have experienced important growth in...
 On Friday November 16th, MADD Victim Services Specialist, Kelly Stafford, attended a Hands Across the Border event. Hands Across the Border is an event where South Carolina law enforcement join fellow officers, troopers, and deputies in Georgia/North Carolina to conduct...
On December 1st, 2018, MADD SC hosted the annual State Candlelight Vigil for victims and survivors of impaired driving. The event was hosted at the SC State Museum in the Vista Room. MADD staff, volunteers, and first responders joined us...
 On November 27th, MADD SC staff, friends, and supporters met at the Columbia Fire Department for our first Zero Proof Mocktail Mix-off.  This was an awesome event that allowed us to gather together to support the same mission as well...
MADD South Carolina is excited to be starting another year of our important Court Monitoring program in seven key counties. Our project is now beginning Year Two of our work in Horry, Berkeley, and Charleston Counties.  Due to the often...
 At MADD, the month of October is known for “October Activation” for the Power of You(th) program. During this month we focus our efforts on our Power of Youth program to get this information out to our community.  MADD SC...
On the evening of November 15, 2017 so many lives changed forever. David Newell’s family and his fiancé would never hold him again. His fraternity brothers would never laugh with him again and a USC Community would mourn the loss...
The brothers of Chi Psi fraternity at the University of South Carolina are hosting a golf tournament in honor of their brother David Newell who was killed in a crash on Nov. 15th, 2017.  The fraternity decided all proceeds of...
The 2nd Annual Walk Like MADD Greenville Upstate Presented by HotSpot was held Oct. 7th at ICAR in Greenville and was another huge success.  We thank all the walkers, volunteers, and corporate partners who came together in support of our...