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DARE to Dream

Posted on January 10, 2013 by in DARE 2 DREAM


Billy Blanks Billy Blanks was born in 1956. He was the fourth of fifteen children born to a hard working but poor African-American couple in Erie, Pennsylvania. Growing up, Billy overcame tremendous obstacles such as dyslexia, which wasn’t diagnosed until he was 35 years old, and a defective hip joint that made his movements clumsy. […]

Everyday D.A.R.E. Stories

Posted on November 14, 2012 by in DARE 2 DREAM, Kids, News, Spotlight


D.A.R.E. – From One Generation to the Next D.A.R.E.’s impact continues to be long reaching not only geographically, but in the span of generations that have been influenced by this remarkable program. Marquita Richey, a D.A.R.E. student from Saltillo, Mississippi in the 1990’s, and the D.A.R.E. America Scholarship co-recipient in 2002, now hosts the new […]