May 26, 2017

Erroneous report – D.A.R.E. to receive portion of proceeds from manufacturer of shirts shown worn by “El Chapo”

Posted on January 29, 2016 by in News


Inglewood, CA January 28, 2016 An article published by Olivia Niland promulgates false information claiming D.A.R.E. will receive a portion of proceeds  from sales of shirts worn by Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzman in a RollingStone article written by Sean Penn.  Had Niland checked with D.A.R.E. she would have found the information she put forth to […]

2016 D.A.R.E. Car Show Official Rules and Vehicle Registration

Posted on January 22, 2016 by in 29th DARE International Training Conference, News

DARE Car Show 2015 Class 2 1st Place Winner

Download the International D.A.R.E. Training Conference Car Show 2016 Official Rules and Vehicle Registration Form from the 29th D.A.R.E. International Training Conference site.

Making a Difference Every Day, shout out to Deputy “Dan” Baudek, La Crosse County Sheriff’s Department

Posted on October 7, 2015 by in Hometown, Wisconsin

D.A.R.E. program teaches drug prevention

D.A.R.E. program teaches drug prevention From WXOW. Deputies from the La Crosse County Sheriff’s Department are in school teaching the Drug Abuse Resistance Education or D.A.R.E program. Deputy Dan Baudek spends an hour a week for 10 weeks in the classroom getting to know the kids and teaching them how to say no to drugs and […]

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Making a Difference for Children

Posted on October 4, 2015 by in Hometown, Maryland, News

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Personnel

From Southern Maryland News Net. Sheriff Troy D. Berry and members of the CCSO would like to congratulate PFC Lewis Payne (Thomas Stone High School), Officer Melanie Tyner (John Hanson Middle School), and Officer Eugene Caballero (Davis Middle School) who graduated from Drug Abuse and Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) training today. The D.A.R.E. program teaches students good […]

D.A.R.E. Sweepstakes Winners — Congratulations Ethan and Masood

Posted on September 15, 2015 by in News

sweepstakes9-15-15 winner

See the videos for the drawing we did on 9/15/15, and congratulations to the winners! See locations of the sweepstakes near you at and thank you for support D.A.R.E. and the work we do.   The D.A.R.E. Sweepstakes Workers Click images for larger view

Digital Drug Prevention Effort

Posted on September 4, 2015 by in News

D.A.R.E. Mobile Project

Today, D.A.R.E. is embarking on a new and exciting journey into developing digital technology to deliver effective prevention materials and decision-making tools to kids all over the world and keep up-to-date with how kids are now learning. If you would like to join us in supporting the future of youth alcohol and other drug prevention […]

Zumyah Thorpe Inspires D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on August 13, 2015 by in 28th International Conference, Hometown, News, Ohio

Zumyah Thorpe

Miracle girl Zumyah Thorpe, recovering from a car accident, adds national speaker to her list of achievements. Zumayah was asked to speak at the 28th International D.A.R.E. Conference held in New Orleans August 4 to 6, 2015. From

D.A.R.E. Cited in Press Release of Rep. Bill Johnson and Rep. Doris Matsui

Posted on July 29, 2015 by in California, Drug Legalization and Student Drug Use, News, Ohio

Bill Johnson and Doris Matsui

  D.A.R.E. cited in press release for support of proposed legislation which would prohibit the sale of cough medicines containing the ingredient dextromethorphan to minors.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, July 28, 2015   CONTACTS: Rep. Bill Johnson – BEN KEELER (330) 337-6951 Rep. Doris Matsui – JULIE EDDY (202) 225-7163     Johnson, Matsui Introduce Bipartisan Legislation […]

Oklahoma D.A.R.E.’s New Superheroes

Posted on June 19, 2015 by in Hometown, Oklahoma

Geri Williams

Officer Ken and Geri Williams are the New Superheroes! From the Facebook Page of Oklahoma DARE Officer’s Association – ODOA: A definition of a super hero is a heroic person, someone who hears a cry for help and responds. Today Oklahoma DARE has a new super hero! Last night, upon returning from DARE conference and hearing […]

Balling Heads D.A.R.E Program in City of Tonawanda

Posted on May 25, 2015 by in Hometown, New York, News

Elk’s Lodge 860 Donation

From North Tonawanda Sun. Pictured are City of Tonawanda Police Chief William Strassburg, Exalted Ruler for the Elk’s Lodge James Sutton, and Officer Jason Balling. Click image for full view. TONAWANDA – In support of the recently re-launched D.A.R.E. Program at City of Tonawanda schools, the Elk’s Lodge #860 has generously donated $1,000 to the […]