February 24, 2018

Officer Toolkit


A data-rich resource to support D.A.R.E. officers


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Find a wide variety of D.A.R.E. merchandise, t-shirts and educational WORKBOOKS that will help you spread the word about how important it is to make the right decisions in life.

Phone: (888) 811-DARE


Website Graphics and Logo Registration

Many law enforcement agencies and other organizations show their support of D.A.R.E. America and the D.A.R.E. program by placing the D.A.R.E. logo on their web site and including a link to the D.A.R.E. web site. Because D.A.R.E. is a registered trademark, written consent must be obtained from D.A.R.E. America prior to placing the logo on your web site, or any other use.
Go to the registration form page


D.A.R.E. Vehicle Registration

dare_vehicleD.A.R.E. America owns the rights to the registered trademarks: “D.A.R.E.” and ” D.A.R.E. America”. Because D.A.R.E. is a registered trademark, written consent must be obtained from D.A.R.E. America prior to using the logo on any vehicle.

Go to registration form page


Fundraising Toolkit

D.A.R.E. America is constantly updating the curriculum with enhancement lessons (lessons beyond the core curriculum) in everything from meth and bullying to OTC prescription drug abuse and gangs. The cost of development, research, training, and world-wide distribution of materials for one enhancement lesson averages $600,000.

  • D.A.R.E. America is the worldwide headquarters for the D.A.R.E. programs
  • More than 99% of D.A.R.E. America’s annual budget goes back into the program
  • D.A.R.E. America Does Not Use Students to Fundraise
  • D.A.R.E. America Does Not Employ the Services of Telephone Solicitors
  • The training provided by D.A.R.E. America is at no cost to D.A.R.E. officers
  • D.A.R.E. America provides, at no cost, all materials needed for State D.A.R.E. Training Centers to conduct D.A.R.E. training
  • D.A.R.E. America, at no cost, provides all classroom educational materials required for the first year D.A.R.E. is implemented in a local community

For information or comments on fundraising contact:
Mistie Bell-Renfro
Director of Project Development, Licensing & Trademark Enforcement
[email protected]
phone: (800) 223-3273


Fundraising Programs

Below find information detailing programs that you can use to raise funds for your local D.A.R.E. program:

donate-collageD.A.R.E. Vehicle Donation Program
We have a D.A.R.E. Vehicle Donation Program with Car Program LLC.
Go to registration form page

You can donate your vehicle and help support the D.A.R.E. program and also get a tax break for yourself!

Mid-Atlantic Clothing Recycling
Established January 2006, MAC Recycling was created as an answer to the request made by D.A.R.E. America to expand their Used Clothing Fundraising Program (originated in New Jersey) into the Mid-Atlantic region. Mid-Atlantic Clothing Recycling has establised D.A.R.E. statewide recycling programs in MD, VA, PA, DE, SC and GA.

By hosting a bin, you can make a difference too.

Contact: Audrey Traff
Mac Recycling
[email protected]
phone: (800) 353-6621
direct: (443) 570-6052


More Fundraising Ideas

Indian tribes commit some proceeds from their casino operations. They may favorably receive requests to provide funding ($1,000-$5,000) specifically for law enforcement community programs such as D.A.R.E.

National retail outlets. Most major national retail stores provide store managers the ability to issue grants (typically $1,000-$5,000) at the local level. Store managers may be receptive to requests for law enforcement activities.

The following are some suggested retail outlets that may be receptive to small grants for local D.A.R.E. programs:

  • Best Buy
  • Fred Meyer
  • Safeway
  • Albertsons
  • Wal-Mart
  • Walgreen
  • Target
  • Home Depot
  • Staples
  • Office Depot
  • JC Penny
  • Sears
  • Radio Shack
  • Blockbuster
  • Costco
  • Les Schwab
  • Rite Aid
  • Lowes
  • Starbucks