May
19
2011

From The Globe and Mail:

“I was shocked. My Jeremy told me about a friend from school whose parents let him drink. Not only that, but the kid has parties at his house where there’s drinking. His parents willingly facilitate it!”

Underage drinking is a contentious issue. Parents agonize over whether it’s okay – even beneficial – to allow teenagers to drink at parties at their house. While some parents do all they can to block their teens’ access, others will even supply the alcohol.

“We feel that by allowing our son to drink in our home and with us, there’s a better chance he’ll develop a more moderate, responsible approach to drinking – rather than drinking becoming this wild, rebellious thing. By the time he is of legal age – if he chooses to drink – he will better able to handle it in a more mature manner.”
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May
19
2011

So far this week The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility has visited five different schools with five different Congressmen and logged over 2,000 miles on the road.

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May
18
2011

We sure have been busy! We've rolled out the Ask, Listen, Learn program in four different states so far this week.

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May
17
2011

24 hours and 120 miles later The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility visited Totten Intermediate School in Staten Island, NY with Congressm

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May
16
2011

We are excited to be visiting six middle schools in five different states this week. Today, we had a great visit to Wilson Southern Middle School with Congressman Gerlach in Sinking Spring, PA.

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