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How Amazon Prime Day Can Help D.A.R.E.

Posted on July 15, 2015 by in Spotlight

July 15th is Amazon Prime Day with sales site wide that will rival Black Friday, exclusively for Prime members! What’s better is that with your Prime Day purchases, you can help support D.A.R.E.!  Our partner, iMyne, will make a donation each time you shop. Simply sign-up using the steps below!   1) Sign-up for your […]

On the Bright Side: Sheriffs host summer camp for kids

Posted on July 4, 2015 by in Hometown, New York

From The Daily Star (AP). Click image for full view. Funding from area sheriff’s departments will allow more than 60 local children from the four-county area to attend summer camp for free this year. In its 38th year, the New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute’s Summer Camp, located on Keuka Lake near Penn Yan in Yates County, will accommodate […]

Southland 5th-graders Graduate D.A.R.E.

Posted on June 22, 2015 by in Georgia, Hometown

From Americus Times-Recorder. Click image for full view. AMERICUS — The Southland Academy fifth-grade class graduated from the Drug and Alcohol Resistance Education Program on May 1 in the Jimmy Deriso Building. The dignified ceremony included the students’ leading the program with prayer, the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag, welcoming the speaker and their personal […]

Students Complete D.A.R.E Program

Posted on June 7, 2015 by in Hometown, Kentucky

From WTVQ. Click image for full view. LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Officers from the London Police Department recently held graduations for the D.A.R.E. program at several local schools. D.A.R.E stands for Drug Abuse Resistance and Education. Officials say this program teaches Fifth grade students about the harmful effects of different drugs, including alcohol and tobacco. […]

D.A.R.E. Grads Celebrate Life Skills Training at St. Joseph’s

Posted on June 7, 2015 by in Canada, Hometown, Hometown International, Ontario

From Shoreline Beacon. Click image for full view. SAUGEEN SHORES – The acronym D.A.R.E. means different things to different grade five students in Saugeen Shores – but to all, of them, it offers practical life skills. Reading from a mandatory D.A.R.E. essay, St. Joseph’s Catholic School student Sierra Clark, 10, said the program will help her make smart […]

Countywide D.A.R.E. Graduation Held in Lanesboro

Posted on June 7, 2015 by in Hometown, Minnesota

From Bluff Country Newspaper. Photo: Fillmore County Sheriff Tom Kaase opened the DARE graduation ceremony with a history of how it began 25 years ago. BRETTA GRABAU/BLUFF COUNTRY NEWS GROUP. This year, students from five area schools, Lanesboro, Kingsland, Mabel-Canton, Rushford-Peterson and Fillmore Central, gathered in the Lanesboro gymnasium to receive certificates for completing the 10-lesson DARE […]

Langford Elementary Blythewood, S.C. – 2015 Essay winner

Posted on June 3, 2015 by in Hometown, South Carolina

The D.A.R.E Essay winner from Langford Elementary School in Blythewood, SC is Lakin Green (C).  She is standing between Deputy Whitaker (L) and Assistant Principal Royce (R). Her winning essay is below.

North County Intermediate holds D.A.R.E. graduation

Posted on May 31, 2015 by in Hometown, Missouri

From Daily Journal Online. Photo (Click for full view): Essay winners Darren Ryal, James Snider, Cameron Lee, Mya Borden, Kayla Lord, and Adeline Layton are pictured with Deputy Gary Carver after North County Intermediate D.A.R.E. graduation Wednesday morning. The North County Intermediate fifth grade class had their D.A.R.E. graduation Wednesday morning and parents and grandparents gathered in the new gym for the […]

D.A.R.E. class includes 170 graduates

Posted on May 31, 2015 by in Hometown, Missouri

From Daily Journal Online. Photo (Click for full view): Eight students receive medals at West Elementary’s D.A.R.E. graduation Thursday for the essays they submitted as part of the program. Pictured with D.A.R.E. Officer Gary Carver are Destiny Wright, Olivia Manford, Allison Taylor, Madison Pigg, Chloe McEntire, Natalie Reddick and Landon Wooley. Brody Thurman also was recognized for his essay. He […]

Kids D.A.R.E.

Posted on May 31, 2015 by in Canada, Hometown, Hometown International, Ontario

From Bradford Times. Photo (Click for full view): Grade 5 students at Chris Hadfield Public School graduated from the D.A.R.E. program, offered by South Simcoe Police, in Bradford, Ont. on Thursday May 14, 2015. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network. D.A.R.E. – Drug Abuse Resistance Education – is a new program offered in all elementary schools, Catholic and […]