April 25, 2015




This is the place to keep up with the latest information affecting our program as D.A.R.E. continues to help eradicate drug abuse and violence throughout the world.




D.A.R.E. Celebrates 25 years in La Crosse Schools

Posted on Apr 18th, 2015

La Crosse 25 Years of DARE

From www.news800.com. More than 11,000 students have graduated from program since 1990. LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Thursday was the 25th anniversary of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.)…

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Colorado Springs Gazette publishes groundbreaking, four-day series to expose what’s really going on with marijuana legalization in Colorado

Posted on Mar 26th, 2015

Colorado Springs Gazette

A list and summaries of each story published in this remarkable series follows. Clearing the Haze. Day 1: Regulation http://gazette.com/analyzing-colorados-grand-experiment/article/1548294 Two…

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Emily Gayle Heading to Chicago for the Future Business Leaders of America National Competition

Posted on Mar 26th, 2015

Emily Gayle

A big congratulations to Emily Gayle, our D.A.R.E. Youth Advisory Board member for South Carolina! Emily recently participated in the 2014-2015 Future Business Leaders of America SLC Conference in…

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Kids gather books, money to open libraries in Africa

Posted on Mar 16th, 2015

DARE library drive

By Michael Ellis Langley. From Tracy Press. D.A.R.E. library drive: Drug Abuse Resistance Education students from around Tracy have collected more than 7,000 books to send to Africa. The books,…

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Missouri Youth Advisory Board Representative Ryan Collins Speaks at D.A.R.E. Graduations

Posted on Mar 8th, 2015

Ryan being presented with a Certificate of Appreciation

IMAGE (Click for larger view): L-R, Jeffrey McCowan (Director of Emergency Services for Ft. Leavenworth), D.A.R.E. Officer Randall Collins, Missouri YAB Ryan Collins and D.A.R.E. Officer David…

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Anti-drug drive success hailed

Posted on Mar 5th, 2015

Gulf Daily News

From gulf in the media. Gulf Daily News - 05 March, 2015. A nationwide anti-drug campaign is expected to reach students in 300 schools by the end of 2017, it was revealed yesterday. The…

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Record number of students come to D.A.R.E. skate night

Posted on Mar 5th, 2015

Record number of students come to D.A.R.E. skate night

From The Post Newspapers, Medina, OH. IMAGE (Click for larger view): Role models. D.A.R.E. Officer Sharon Centner is pictured with the 12 D.A.R.E. role models who will graduate in June of this…

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Nomination for the 2015 Daryl F. Gates D.A.R.E. Lifetime Achievement Award, D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year Award, D.A.R.E. Educator of the Year Award

Posted on Feb 22nd, 2015

2015 DARE Conference

D.A.R.E. America is accepting nominations for the 2015 Daryl F. Gates D.A.R.E. Lifetime Achievement, D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year, and D.A.R.E. Educator of the Year Awards. Recipients of these…

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Timeshare Legal & Christian Highlander Presents West Deptford Police Department with $30,000 Donation

Posted on Feb 19th, 2015

West Deptford Township, NJ -- (ReleaseWire) -- 02/13/2015 -- Timeshare Legal LLC., a timeshare cancellation firm based in West Deptford Township, NJ, is proud to announce a recent donation to the…

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Azerbaijani-American Evening of Art, Music and Goodwill held in Los Angeles

Posted on Feb 19th, 2015

The State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan and the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles, in partnership with D.A.R.E. – the most prominent drug prevention organization in the U.S. - held…

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The Legalization of Marijuana in Colorado: The Impact

Posted on Feb 15th, 2015

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Cayuga County Deputy John Nedza Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted on Feb 10th, 2015

Montour Falls – The New York State D.A.R.E. Officers’ Association awarded it’s highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award, to Cayuga County Sheriff Deputy John Nedza during the fifty-third…

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National D.A.R.E. Day, April 16, 2015

Posted on Feb 7th, 2015


Each year one day, National D.A.R.E. Day, is set aside to celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of D.A.R.E., as well as the students having graduated from D.A.R.E., their D.A.R.E. Officers,…

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Cub® Foods Donates $50,000 to Minnesota D.A.R.E.

Posted on Jan 22nd, 2015

Cub Truck DARE

From Minnesota D.A.R.E. Funds to support Minnesota D.A.R.E.’s 25-year effort of helping youth make safe, healthy choices every day. STILLWATER, MINN. (Jan. 15, 2015) — In honor of the 25th…

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School resource officer develops friendship with students, staff

Posted on Jan 15th, 2015

Mitch Schelinder

From Carteret County News-Times. Walking the hallways: Cpl. Mitch Schelinder with the Cape Carteret Police Department is the School Resource Officer at White Oak Elementary School. (Dylan Ray…

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Final Award: JAMS Arbitration Case Reference Number 1220045411

Posted on Jan 5th, 2015

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Collier County student gets new wheelchair

Posted on Dec 30th, 2014

BY STEPHANIE SUSSKIND  DECEMBER 19, 2014 View Original Article COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- In this season of giving, a Collier County boy is getting the most meaningful gift of all,…

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D.A.R.E. America Honors New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman

Posted on Dec 19th, 2014

Eric T. Schneiderman

On December 10th, D.A.R.E. America hosted a benefit reception honoring Eric T. Schneiderman, New York State Attorney General. Attorney General Schneiderman was honored for his substantial interests…

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West Deptford police receive $30K private donation toward D.A.R.E., youth programs

Posted on Nov 25th, 2014

West Deptford Police Chief Samuel DiSimone III,Timeshare Legal LLC owner Christian Highlander and Cpl. John Craig, president of the West Deptford Police Athletic League

Pictured from left to right are West Deptford Police Chief Samuel DiSimone III, Timeshare Legal LLC owner Christian Highlander and Cpl. John Craig, president of the West Deptford Police Athletic…

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Lewiston Police Department DARE donation

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2014

LPD DARE donation

From wnypapers.com. Last month, the Lewiston Police Department was the recipient of a $2,000 check for its Drug Abuse Resistance Education program conducted in area schools. The Kiwanis Club of…

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