Apr
30
2014
As Alcohol Awareness Month ends, we look back on the month and are proud of the progress made but recognize our work is far from over. We started the month off with a bang as we announced our new name and bolder ambitions.
Michigan study shows positive results on DUI recidivism rates
Apr
30
2014
In 2010, the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org) supported a new law enact
Apr
29
2014
This past week we had our second Alabama IKnowEverything event and it was great to be back!
Name change revealed to traffic safety pros at annual Lifesavers National Conference
Apr
28
2014
The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org) attends and exhibits at the annual Lifesavers National Conference on Highway Safety Priorities, held this year in Nashville, T
Apr
25
2014
On April 2, 2014, we made the biggest announcement of our 23-year history – and it was a complete success!
Apr
24
2014
Twenty-three years ago The Century Council was founded by America’s leading distillers who believed that their collective action could have a greater impact than many individual efforts.  Using its resources as a catalyst for action, T
Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility hosted its seventh annual event TODSTWD event.
Apr
24
2014
Each year, the fourth Thursday of April is one of the most exciting days during Alcohol Awareness Month. It’s National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day!
Robyn Robertson from TIRF on understanding risk factors and characteristics of drunk driving offenders.
Apr
23
2014
Drinking and driving has been widely recognized as a major social problem in Western countries for more than three decades.
Apr
21
2014
IKnowEverything traveled to the South this week! We had our first IKnowEverything event in Alabama at G.W. Carver High School. With over 100 students and teachers in the audience, we were ready to begin the challenge. The G.W.
B4Udrink blood alcohol estimator helps of-age adults better understand what factors affect BAC.
Apr
21
2014
I’m a 150 lb, 35 year-old woman who is 5’7” and had a glass of wine with dinner at a friend’s house before driving home.
Shaquille O'Neal's Inner Shaq campaign fights teen drinking and underage drinking.
Apr
17
2014
Whether you’ve realized it or not, you’ve heard it.
Sarah Devitt offers four steps to a relaxing spring break for college students.
Apr
16
2014
Spring break season is finally upon us. College students across America have been gearing up for this special week for a while.
Dr. David Anderson discusses his study, "Understanding Teen Drinking Cultures in America."
Apr
15
2014
As we transition into Alcohol Awareness Month, I reflect upon our nation’s progress – and lack of progress - made with alcohol abuse issues.   Over the last several decades, we have had reductions in alcohol-related automobi
Brown-Forman President Mike Keyes discusses the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility's bold new mission.
Apr
14
2014
Each year April is designated as Alcohol Awareness Month. During the month public and private organizations across the nation increase their efforts to raise awareness of the consequences of alcohol abuse and misuse.
Ashley Wagner sits down with Responsibility.org to discuss her reasons for not drinking underage when she was younger.
Apr
11
2014
It’s been one heck of a year and there’s no one I’d rather celebrate with than Responsibility.org and Ask, Listen, Learn.
Responsibility.org used to be The Century Council.
Apr
10
2014
A survey of American adults in 2000 revealed 78% of the general public did not know how many standard drinks they would have to consume in one hour to reach a blood alcohol concentration level of .08, the illegal level for driving in the US.&nbsp
Godfrey the Comedian highlighted the foolishness of binge drinking on college campuses.
Apr
09
2014
You may remember last year we worked with basketball legend Shaquille O’
Scholastic Parent & Child, Dr. Michele Borba and #TalkEarly host a Twitter chat about talking alcohol with kids.
Apr
08
2014
Parents are the No.1 influencers in a child’s decision to drink — or not drink — alcohol, so the more you can model healthy behavior, set clear expectations, and answer questions directly and openly, the bette
Leticia Barr of techsavvymama.com responds to a Today Show story about parents and drinking around kids.
Apr
07
2014
When I first started blogging, I attended a launch event for a new wine brand targeting moms that implied that a pour from the bottle was essential to motherhood thanks to a label depicting a crazed 50s-esque era housewife.
Ask, Listen, Learn: Kids and Alcohol Don't Mix is a great resource for parents, teachers and kids.
Apr
07
2014
At the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org), we celebrate April’s Alcohol Awareness Month with a multitude of activities throughout the month, and this year is no
Debbie Phelps talks to Responsibility.org about Alcohol Awareness Month.
Apr
04
2014
The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org) sat down with mother, educator and author Debbie Phelps to hear her perspective on the importance of Alcohol Awareness Month.
Attorneys General and Ashley Wagner film PSAs to fight underage drinking
Apr
03
2014
As many of you know, right after the 2014 games in Sochi we were waiting for Two-time National Champion and now Olympic medalist, Ashley Wagner, to join us in Washington, DC, to film PSAs with many of the state Attorneys General from across the U
Apr
03
2014
When I went to law school - that would be last century, many years ago - law was taught very differently.  We studied Torts, Contracts, Constitutional Law and Property and Probate law.  We learned from appellate decisions out of text bo
Judge Karl Grube discuses importance of teaching law students to understand the DUI law and its application.
Apr
03
2014
For 30 years I have taught as an unpaid volunteer to educate judges, attorneys, law students, and young people concerning impaired driving laws.  Teaching is a privilege that I cherish, one that has been extended to me by institutions, such
The Century Council announces the organization has changed its name to the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility.
Apr
02
2014
We’re excited to announce today that The Century Council will now be known as the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org).