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Udosen Youth Honorable Mention 2021

April 29, 2021

Andrea loves the way prevention work connects people, helps grow her communication skills and ultimately build bridges and close gaps in her community. She greatly appreciates the support and empowerment that the Fairfield Youth Coalition has afforded her. It has been crucial in helping her become a leader, advocate, and friend.

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Reducing Stigma, Gaining Faith in Prevention

February 24, 2021

PreventionFIRST! held a virtual forum: Reducing Stigma, Gaining Faith in Prevention on February 24th.  This was an opportunity for participants who are active in the faith community to learn more about substance use

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Bonnie Hedrick & Nicole Schiesler
Bonnie Hedrick & Nicole Schiesler

2020 Bonnie Hedrick: Portman Leadership Award Winner

June 18, 2020

Rob Portman Leadership Award – This award is presented to an individual from the tri-state who has demonstrated leadership at a systems level, influenced a community or organization to take action, and supported

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Kim Linkel - Batesville MYC
Kim Linkel - Batesville MYC

2020 Ford-Griffith Youth Award: Batesville-MYC

June 18, 2020

Carolyn Ford-Griffith Youth of the Year Award – This award is presented to a student or group of students from the tri-state who modeled a drug-free lifestyle, taken an active role in substance use/misuse

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Jeff Meyer
Jeff Meyer

2020 Hutzel Partner Award: Jeff Meyer

June 18, 2020

Rachel Hutzel Prevention Partner Award – This award is presented to an individual from the tri-state region who has achieved notable progress in the development of community capacity, successfully implemented an

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ASAP Norwood
ASAP Norwood

2020 Mary Haag Coalition Award: ASAP Norwood

June 18, 2020

Mary F. Haag Coalition of the Year Award – In honor of former PF! President/CEO Mary F. Haag, this award is presented to a current PF! member coalition that has contributed to the advancement of the PF! mission.

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