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Two weeks ago we met Lara Bradshaw, one of our two new Victim Services Specialists here at MADD Virginia. This week, we would like to introduce the other half of the dynamic duo, Emily Barker. Originally from Chester, Virginia, Emily...
Exciting things have been happening here at MADD Virginia! One of the things we are most thrilled about is the recent addition of two new full time Victim Services Specialists, right here at the Richmond office! Because these amazing ladies...
Check it out! In honor of the 370,000 lives saved from drunk driving over the past 37 years, MADD National President Colleen Sheehey-Church, along with MADD NY staff and volunteers, and National Board Members Monica Vandehei, and Steven Benvenisti, rang...
2017 MADD VA Law Enforcement Awards Winners MADD Virginia would like to congratulate all of our 2017 Law Enforcement Awards winners. Thank you all for your service to our state!   8/31/17 MADD Southside & Chesapeake Bay ASAP Regional Law...
Walk Like MADD Northern VA is THIS Saturday, November 11. Whether you are a victim of drunk driving or not, YOU can help eliminate this 100% preventable crime by walking with us. With every step taken and each dollar raised,...
Virginia Delegate Dave Albo Among Legislators Recognized for Supporting MADD’s Mission to End Drunk Driving Richmond, VA (November 1, 2017) MADD honors Delegate Albo for his work throughout his career in the Virginia House of Delegates. “He has been incredibly...
You may have seen some new MADD spots floating around on Facebook recently, featuring real stories of real victims of drunk driving in Virginia. These stories have been shared with us from Virginia families who have lost their loved ones...
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...