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Press Releases - 2017

February 27th

March 3rd – Mpowrd Youth Leadership Training Coming

Nexus Coalition for Drug Prevention (NCDP) conducts weekly Mpowrd programs in Blue Ridge and Show Low school districts with positive outcomes. NCDP looks to expand this program across the mountain by offering a local 2-day training, March 31-April 1.

February 15th – Local Preventionists Meet O'Halleran in DC

Community substance abuse prevention specialists Vicky Solomon and Brian McCabe represented Nexus Coalition for Drug Prevention (NCDP) among others on a recent visit to Rep. Tom O'Halleran (D) Arizona District 1, on Capitol Hill.

February 1st – Drug Prevention Art Contest Open to Youth

K-12 youth are invited to participate in the 2017 Art Contest for possible T-shirt art and on pages of a 2017-18 back-to-school wall school calendar. The top three winners are eligible for cash prizes totaling $225. All participants will receive participation certificates and gifts.

January 16th – MLK Day On, Not Day Off

Lakeside – Making it a "day on" instead of a "day off" local agencies collaborated to protect the community, volunteering their services to take returned prescription drugs and sensitive documents for destruction.