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Manitoba’s Second Roadside Memorial Sign Honouring Victim Of Impaired Driving To Be Unveiled Today

2019/06/26|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

Sign honouring Shea Fright to be placed on Provincial Road 207 outside Lorette, Manitoba. Lorette, Manitoba – Kelly and Leah Fright are marking the third anniversary of the tragic death of their daughter in an impaired driving crash by unveiling a roadside memorial sign in her honour. Shea Fright was on her way home on [...]

Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride on Quebec’s National Holiday

2019/06/20|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

Montreal, Quebec –As Quebec’s National Holiday weekend approaches, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking Quebecers to make safety a priority and make sure they have a safe and sober ride home from their celebrations. “We wish everyone a fun holiday weekend, and encourage everyone to celebrate responsibly,” said MADD Canada Chief [...]

Sixteen Police Officers To Be Honoured For Their Work To Reduce Impaired Driving At First Nick Coates Awards

2019/05/09|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

St. John’s, NL – For many victims of impaired driving, when they hear about an impaired driver being caught, it is about much more than a charge or a sanction. It is about a potential crash being averted. It is about someone being spared a devastating injury. It is about a family not having to [...]

MADD Canada Partners with LCBO on #GetHomeSafely Campaign Ahead of May Long Weekend

2019/04/29|Categories: Provincial Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – In advance of the May long weekend and unofficial kick off to summer, MADD Canada is partnering with the LCBO to promote sober driving and raise funds for the charity’s youth services, public awareness and education programs. The #GetHomeSafely prompted donation campaign kicks off May 2 and runs until May 19 in [...]

NB Students See How All Their Tomorrows Could Be Erased By Impaired Driving

2019/04/18|Categories: Provincial Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario — An education program from MADD Canada and generously sponsored by Alcool NB Liquor (ANBL) is giving New Brunswick students a powerful look at how all their ‘tomorrows’ can be taken away when someone gets behind the wheel impaired by alcohol and/or drugs. MADD Canada’s 2018-2019 School Assembly Program, titled No Tomorrow, is a 45-minute film [...]

Education Program Shows Prince Edward Island Students How Impaired Driving Puts All Their Tomorrows at Risk

2019/03/15|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

Oakville, Ontario — MADD Canada and Prince Edward Island Liquor Control Commission (PEILCC) are teaming up on an education program to show Prince Edward Island students how ‘tomorrow’ can be taken away when someone makes the decision to drive impaired. MADD Canada’s 2018-2019 School Assembly Program, titled No Tomorrow, is a 45-minute film which begins [...]

New Impaired Driving Program Urges MB Students to Protect All Their Tomorrows By Always Driving Sober

2019/02/13|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

Oakville, Ontario — Manitoba middle and high school students are seeing how one split-second decision to drive impaired today can take away all their tomorrows in MADD Canada’s latest School Assembly Program. Supported by Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI), the 45-minute program titled No Tomorrow shows students how mixing alcohol, cannabis and other drugs with driving [...]

LCBO and Its Customers Show the Joy of Giving Back in December Fundraising Campaign for MADD Canada

2018/11/27|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: , |

Oakville, Ontario – The holiday season is upon us and nowhere is the joy of giving more evident than in the more than 600 LCBO stores hosting the annual Joy of Giving Back campaign for MADD Canada and four Ontario Children’s Hospitals. From now until December 31st, LCBO customer service representatives will invite patrons to [...]

NL Students See Powerful New Message about Risks of Impaired Driving Through MADD Canada’s School Assembly Program

2018/11/05|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: , |

Oakville, Ontario —Middle and high school students across Newfoundland and Labrador are seeing how one split-second decision to drive impaired can take away all their tomorrows, in MADD Canada’s latest School Assembly Program. Titled No Tomorrow and supported by the Newfoundland Labrador Liquor Corporation (NLC), the 45-minute program explores how mixing alcohol, cannabis and other [...]

Ontario Victims of Impaired Driving Honoured in New Mobile Awareness Campaign

2018/10/04|Categories: Provincial Media Release|

Campaign by MADD Canada and RTL-Westcan Group of Companies features photos of two Ontario victims of impaired driving and a message encouraging people to call 911 to report suspected impaired drivers. Sarnia, Ontario – Ontario motorists will soon be seeing a powerful illustration of the terrible toll taken by impaired driving as MADD Canada and [...]