United Way Of Central MN Awards KC DFC Coalition With A $1,000 Grant

We are excited to announce that the Kandiyohi County Drug Free Communities Coalition was awarded a $1,000 grant to continue their work on the reducing drug use and abuse in Kandiyohi County Youth.   The grant will support the SWAT Teams in the New London Spicer High and Middle School.  The students will carry out four…
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UCare Awards DFC Coalition With A $25,000 Grant!

We are excited to announce that the Kandiyohi County Drug Free Communities Coalition was awarded a $25,000 grant to continue their work on the reducing drug use and abuse in Kandiyohi County Youth.   The grant will support the SWAT Teams in Willmar Sr. High, Willmar Middle School and CMCS.  The students will carry out four…
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Kandiyohi County Drug Free Communities (DFC) Coalition Faces Funding Challenge After Grant Is Not Renewed

Kandiyohi County Drug Free Communities (DFC) Coalition faces funding challenge after grant is not renewed For the past five years, the Kandiyohi County Drug Free Communities Coalition, under the leadership of coordinator Laura Daak, has been working in three area school districts and Kandiyohi County to combat substance abuse and other risky behaviors among youth. …
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Quit Together, Win Together: The American Cancer Society Celebrates The Great American Smokeout

Today is the GREAT AMERICAN SMOKE OUT!! Each year, on the third Thursday in November, the American Cancer Society hosts the Great American Smokeout®, an event to encourage and help smokers quit. This year, on November 20th, the Smokeout will remind smokers to quit early and often. By quitting for even one day, smokers take…
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Red Ribbon Week – October 23-31, 2014

About the Red Ribbon Campaign The National Family Partnership organized the first Nationwide Red Ribbon Campaign. NFP provides drug awareness by sponsoring the annual National Red Ribbon Celebration. Since its beginning in 1985, the Red Ribbon has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. In response to the murder of DEA Agent…
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