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MADD Agency

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) got started on September 5, 1980. Their Mission Statement is " To aid the victims of crimes perfomed by individuals drivimgunder the ifluence of alcohol or drugs, to aid the families of such victims and to increase public awareness of the problem of drinking and drugged driving".

On July 17, 1984 a major mileston happened. The 21 minimum drinking age is signed to Federal Law.  in 1987, the US Supreme Court upholds the 21 law as constitutional. All states pass 21 into law by 1988. MADD held a candelight vigil in California to honor all victims.

People who have a family member or friend who was a victim to drunk driving should visit the MADD website. It supports drunk and drugged driving victims and surviors.