DFC Support Program Recipients Announced!
Yesterday, General Dean, CADCA Chairman & CEO, was at the White House as the announcement of a record-breaking $91 million grant for the Drug-Free Communities (DFC) support program was released. The grant will fund 731 local drug prevention coalitions across the country. General Dean spoke to the importance of community coalitions in the prevention field and introduced CADCA youth trainer and Advocate of the Year Ananya Pati from the Stand Strong Coalition. Check out the full news conference clip on C-SPAN.
The mission of CADCA (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) is to strengthen the capacity of community coalitions to create and maintain safe, healthy and drug-free communities globally. This is accomplished by providing technical assistance and training, public policy advocacy, media strategies and marketing programs, training and special events.