Author Archives: Cassie Goldberg

New PSA: Share Your Story

Our new television PSA highlights true stories of people who have faced addiction and implores viewers to share their stories with The Partnership at Drugfree.org, because one person’s story of recovery can change someone else’s. View the new TV spot …

New PSAs Encourage Others to Share Stories of Addiction and Recovery

~Television Spot Directs Viewers to The Hope Share, an Online Community for People in Recovery and Their Families~ New York, NY, February 25, 2014 – The Partnership at Drugfree.org, a national nonprofit dedicated to finding evidence-based solutions to teen substance …

You’re Invited: Special Webinar About Prescription Drug Abuse

More teens are abusing medicine than ever, largely due to the availability of these drugs in medicine cabinets in their own homes. The Partnership at Drugfree.org is teaming up with the National Education Association Health Information Network (NEA HIN) to deliver a …

What Do You Say to Your Kids about Justin Bieber?

In the wake of Justin Bieber’s recent DUI arrest, reports are now surfacing that the 19-year-old pop star may have been under the influence of marijuana, beer and prescription drugs, and that he could have been given the prescription medicine by his mother. Our …

Parents360 Rx Documentary Major Component of Medicine Abuse Prevention Initiative in Ohio

We are proud to announce that our special Parents360 Rx film and toolkit will serve as a major component of “Start Talking,” a brand new statewide medicine abuse prevention initiative in Ohio, introduced this week by its governor, John Kasich. …

2013: Changing Lives

We accomplished a lot in 2013. We took action to reduce prescription drug abuse among teens by introducing our teen-made, parent-targeted “Out of Reach” documentary and paired it with a special toolkit to help educate communities everywhere about the issue of teen …

2013 Winter Wish Gala Raises $1.95 Million

Our 2013 Winter Wish Gala took place last week, raising $1.95 million to help us support families and teens struggling with substance abuse issues. With 500 distinguished guests and friends, we celebrated our work – made possible due to our dedicated …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Recognized by BBB for Excellence in Charity Standards

For the seventh consecutive year, USA TODAY featured The Partnership at Drugfree.org among a list of nonprofits and charities that have been endorsed by the Better Business Bureau (BBB). The rigorous BBB Wise Giving Alliance evaluations address charity governance, finances, fundraising …

Alan Hoffman Elected to Board of Directors of The Partnership at Drugfree.org

The Partnership at Drugfree.org, the nation’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated to finding evidence-based solutions to adolescent substance use disorders, announced the election of Alan Hoffman to its Board of Directors. Alan Hoffman is Senior Vice President, Global Public Policy and …