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  • Carmen Lopez and Sherita Bussey with memorial sign
Family and friends gathered on Saturday, March 23, 2018, for a ceremony to unveil a State Memorial Sign in honor of two Clarksville friends killed in a crash on October 23, 2016.  Joshua Guillen Lopez had just turned 18 on...
  • April MADD Remembers 2018
MADD knows how hard crash anniversaries and birthdays of lost loved ones can be. We also know how important it is for families to know that their loved ones are not forgotten. We want victims of drunk and drugged driving...
  • DOUBLE YOUR DONATION web version
Many companies have matching gift programs which means if an employee donates money to a charity, the company will make a donation in the same amount to that same charity.  If you have registered to participate in one of our...
  • Nick Townsend memorial sign web version
A large group of family, friends, law enforcement, and community supporters gathered on Saturday, February 24, at Richland Gym in Portland, TN, for a Memorial Sign Unveiling to honor Nicolas Townsend Read. Nick ,who attended Portland High School and had...
  • How much do YOU know about self-driving cars_ 250x
Take this fun quiz to see how much you know about self-driving cars. Could they help eliminate drunk and drugged driving? (Hint: after you take the test, scroll down on the results page to see an explanation of all the correct...
When Anne Tuck was pregnant with her daughter, she would go to a nearby brook of water, rub her belly, and sing to her unborn child. “She would always calm down there,” Anne says. It’s why she named her “Brooke.”...
  • March MADD Remembers 2018 250x
MADD knows how hard crash anniversaries and birthdays of lost loved ones can be. We also know how important it is for families to know that their loved ones are not forgotten. We want victims of drunk and drugged driving...
Thanks to the efforts of some dedicated volunteers, MADD has a chance to get our specialty license plate back, but it will take a LOT of support to do so! We need 1,000 people to pledge that they would be...
  • Board of Parole 25th anniversary
MADD Tennessee works with many partners in our mission to eliminate drunk driving, fight drugged driving, prevent underage drinking, and support the victims of these crimes. This month, ,MADD is proud to honor the Tennessee Board of Parole’s Victim Services...
  • one of 13 states nationwide in Court Monitoring web version
What happens when impaired driving cases go to court?  Are impaired drivers being held accountable for their decision to threaten the innocent lives of others?  Are laws that MADD volunteers worked so hard to pass being followed? MADD’s Court Monitoring...