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Holiday Break Boredom? Here are some FUN Family Ideas!

By SafeYouthInTempe | Dec 20, 2017 |

We all know that kids can’t wait to be done with semester finals and start Winter Break! We also know that within the first 48 hours of being out of school, they are moping around and moaning about being “bored” already!  My first response to this complaint is “There’s so much to do!  How about…

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Officers of McClintock’s It Starts With You Club sporting their new shirts

By SafeYouthInTempe | Oct 17, 2017 |

From L to R:  Brian Aquino (Resource Officer), Yasmine Perez (secretary), Brielle Rodriguez (Treasurer), Latisha Brown (Vice President) & Alberto Valenzuela (President)

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Tempe Coalition Awarded $625,000 Grant From the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

By SafeYouthInTempe | Oct 12, 2017 |

Five-year grant of $125,000 per year will fund the non-profit Tempe Coalition and its underage drinking and drug use prevention programs through 2022.   PHOENIX – October 5, 2017 – The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) is making it possible for Tempe Coalition to continue providing teen substance abuse prevention in…

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Coalition Member Alberto Valenzuela Receives Special Recognition

By SafeYouthInTempe | Aug 18, 2017 |

On August 8th, Coalition chair, Craig Keller, granted Alberto Valenzuela, a junior at McClintock High School, with a special award for his dedication and commitment to the Coalition.  His award reads:  “In appreciation for extraordinary and dedicated service to the Tempe Coalition and its mission of reducing underage drinking and drug use.  You have made…

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