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Aug 06, 2015, 11:09 ET

MADD Texas les advierte a los padres: El consumo de alcohol afecta el éxito académico

 A punto de comenzar el nuevo año escolar, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) les advierte a los padres de Texas sobre el posible...

Aug 06, 2015, 11:09 ET

MADD Texas Warns Parents: Early Alcohol Use Undermines Academic Success

With the new school year about to begin, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) is warning Texas parents about the potential harm alcohol can...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:37 ET

MADD lanza el Desafío de los alcaldes Power of Parents en Texas con la alcaldesa de Houston Annise Parker

La alcaldesa de Houston, Annise Parker, lanzó hoy junto a la organización Madres en Contra de Conducir en Estado de Ebriedad (Mothers...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:37 ET

MADD Launches the Power of Parents Mayors Challenge in Texas with Houston Mayor Annise Parker

 Mayor Annise Parker of Houston along with Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) today launched Texas' first-ever Power of...

Jan 27, 2015, 11:37 ET

New Report from MADD, Uber Reveals Ridesharing Services Important Innovation to Reduce Drunk Driving

The Big Game consistently ranks as one of the most dangerous times of the year for drunk-driving deaths. But a study conducted by Mothers Against...

Aug 04, 2014, 12:35 ET

MADD aconseja a los padres de Texas que envíen un claro mensaje a sus hijos menores de edad de "No consumir alcohol" antes de que regresen a clases

Antes de que los adolescentes regresen a clases, MADD hace un llamado a los padres de Texas para que conversen con sus hijos sobre los peligros del...

Aug 04, 2014, 12:35 ET

MADD Urges Texas Parents to Send a Clear "No Alcohol" Message to Underage Children Before They Head Back to School

Before teens head back to school, MADD is calling on Texas parents to talk with their kids about the dangers of drinking underage – before...

Aug 01, 2014, 13:30 ET

MADD Colorado Holds Ninth Annual Denver Walk Like MADD® Run/Walk

This Saturday, August 2, more than 1,000 walkers are expected to support Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado at the 9th annual Denver...

May 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

MADD Colorado to Hold First Annual Colorado Springs Walk Like MADD® Run/Walk this Saturday

 This Saturday, May 17th, families and friends of drunk driving victims, community members, and volunteers will join Mothers Against Drunk...

May 06, 2014, 09:02 ET

MADD Leverages Poptent's Crowdsourced Filmmaker Talent To Create New TV PSAs Focused on Keeping Families Safe

For mothers, nothing is more important than keeping their families safe. Just in time for Mother's Day, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD),...

Apr 12, 2014, 12:00 ET

MADD Colorado Celebrates Dedicated Volunteers

Today, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado held its annual Volunteer Appreciation event honoring the efforts of their dedicated...

Apr 02, 2014, 10:45 ET

Adolescentes de Texas bombardeados por la presión para consumir alcohol, sin embargo, lo que los padres dicen importa

Una nueva encuesta a los adolescentes y padres de Texas recalcó una gran desconexión entre lo que los padres creen que sus hijos...

Apr 02, 2014, 10:45 ET

Texas Teens Bombarded with Pressure to Drink but What Parents Say Matters

A new survey of Texas teens and parents underscored a significant disconnect in what parents believe their teens face in terms of pressure to drink...

Mar 22, 2014, 17:00 ET

Broncos Cheerleaders Help MADD Colorado Kick Off Annual 5K Walk With Bowling Event

MADD Colorado kicked off its annual Walk Like MADD® event during an afternoon of bowling to "STRIKE out drunk driving" with some very special...

Jan 25, 2014, 18:00 ET

MADD Colorado Kicks Off First Annual Colorado Springs Walk Like MADD® Campaign

 Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado kicked off its first annual Colorado Springs Walk Like MADD® event during an afternoon of...

Dec 31, 2013, 08:00 ET

Plan Ahead To Save Lives This New Year's - Designate A Sober Driver!

-- CSP partnering with MADD Colorado in Red Ribbon Campaign for Holiday DUI Crackdown -- This New Year's Eve, the Colorado State Patrol will...

Dec 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

MADD Colorado Partners with Colorado State Patrol to Prevent Drunk Driving During the Holidays and Year-Round

-- Tie One On For Safety® is MADD's signature holiday awareness campaign to prevent drunk driving -- As we approach the holiday season, a...

Nov 14, 2013, 12:17 ET
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2012 Traffic Fatality Numbers Highlight Urgent Need to Take Action to Eliminate Drunk Driving as DUI Fatalities Top 10,000

MADD urges the nation to double-down on proven drunk driving countermeasures Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) learned today that drunk...

Sep 18, 2013, 18:30 ET

MADD Colorado Honors Law Enforcement for Efforts to Eliminate Drunk Driving and Prevent Underage Drinking

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado, along with its youth volunteers, presented 17 awards to outstanding individuals and teams of...

Aug 20, 2013, 09:37 ET

MADD Texas les pregunta a los padres: ¿Incluye su lista para el regreso a clases hablar con sus hijos adolescentes sobre los peligros del consumo de alcohol entre menores de edad? Debería incluirlo.

Mientras realizan la lista de suministros para el regreso a clases, los padres deben incluir el diálogo con sus hijos sobre los peligros del...