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Students take action in October!

October 23, 2013 10:28 am Published by Comments Off on Students take action in October!

Foothill Chalk Art 10/17/13

Members of Foothill SADD and other Foothill students create chalk words and art for Red Ribbon Week. 

This month, students around the County got involved with many projects to raise awareness surrounding the issues of alcohol and drug use, impaired driving, and tobacco use.

Foothill Technology High School, Ventura

As part of Red Ribbon Week activities, members of Foothill High School SADD in Ventura made the quad their canvas, writing and drawing awareness messages to educate and alert fellow students.

chalk art Foothill October 3013

Pertinent and sobering news to high school students: “Over 200,000 students have lost financial aid eligibility due to substance abuse”

Santa Susana High School, Simi Valley

For Red Ribbon Week, trees on campus were decorated with red ribbons and tags with important facts.

Red Ribbon Week, Santa Susana, 2013


Thousand Oaks

A record number of youth actors participated in October 12’s Reality Party for Parents, presented by Straight Up and many community collaborators. More than 100 parents attended the Reality Party tours.

Reality Party, Thousand Oaks, 10/12/13

Hats off to all the amazing young people who worked hard to make a difference this October!