This #GivingTuesday there are many organizations asking for your support. So, what sets LEAD apart?  We are literally saving lives.  Your contribution will be put to use to continue these life-saving efforts.
Here are some highlights of our activities and impact over the past few months:
  • Since the beginning of the school year, we have presented in person in front of 2,229 students in 15 different schools.  Topics have included:
    • The Truth About Marijuana
    • E-Cigs, Juuls and Vapes
    • Cyber Bullying
    • Healthy Decision Making
    • Harming Effects of Prescription Medication
    • Medication Safety
    • A Better You
    • General Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention
  • Since the beginning of the school year, we have presented in person in front of 1,414 parents, educators and other adults on a variety of topics.
  • Led 2 Marijuana Summits with prevention leaders from around the state in preparation for combating upcoming marijuana commercialization initiatives in Illinois.
  • Expanded Text-A-Tip to an additional 2 million people!
A gift of…
$5,000 Funds one new life-saving mobile app
$2,500 Funds one Youth Summit for students
$1,000 Funds a 24/7 clinical team on Text-A-Tip for one month
$750 Funds one in-school program for parents and community leaders featuring our interactive “Hidden In Plain Sight” exhibit
$500 Funds one new community short-code for Text-A-Tip
$250 Funds distribution of informational postcards to one school community
$100 Funds distribution of one Naloxone kit (the antidote that reverses an opiate overdose) to a community member
We hope we can count on you!



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