Established: September 5, 1980
"Mother's Against Drunk Driving"
To end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support the victims of these violent crimes, and prevent underage drinking.
* Every 2 minutes a person is injured in a drunk driving crash.
* On average, two in three people will be involved in a drunk driving crash in their lifetime.
* Drunk driving costs the United States $132 billion dollars every year.
Kellie Wheatley was riding bikes with her husband and son on July 4th when a drunk driver hit and killed her. She was just 24 when she was killed. The drunk driver only served 7 months in prison for reckless homicide.
Hannah Morales went to a New Year's party on December 30, 2015 and didn't make it home. She was 16 and went to a party where there was underage drinking. She decided to get in a car with a driver that was drunk, they got in a crash and she was thrown from the car killing her. The driver of the car survived and was sentenced to 5 years probation.
Drunk Driving is a big problem and we need to be the generation to change!!