MusicFest 2018

MusicFest 2018….. It was an amazing day! Thank you to everyone who came out.   ALL ticket sales support the local nonprofits Push HOPE Project, Up & Out Foundation, and Rising Above Addiction. These foundations provide financial assistance for addiction treatment services. Music Performed By: B-RAiN, Joe Nester, The Jam Alker Band, REM ONE, The Signifiers, Prospekt & Los, Jarrad Briggs, 2 Regular Guys Not From Baltimore!, Gunsmoke, Colicchie, Tony Denikos, DJ-DRoc, Heavy Fred, X.OPIOIDS, Bob Sima, & many more! … Read More

Cornhole Barbecue In Memory of Rob Lofink

We enjoyed Cornhole Barbecue, celebrated in memory of Rob Lofink. The event was hosted by Restivo Auto Body, located in Eldersburg, Maryland. And all proceeds went to benefit Rising Above Addiction. Thank you Greg, Abigail and Greg! I was so touched when you called to tell me that you were putting together an event in memory of Rob. Gregory, Rob loved working at your shop and he loved you. My heart melted when I saw the bumper sticker in your office! Thank … Read More

Facing Addiction Community Organizing Training

I attended the Facing Addiction Community Organizing Training at Cockeysville Branch Library. The training covers: Background on Facing Addiction with NCADD Information on the Communities Project Community Organizing – Goal Development Community Organizing – Strategies & Tactics Information on the Project Moving Forward If you are interested in attending the training! You may learn more about the Communities Project by visiting https://www.facingaddiction.org/communities-project

22nd Annual Risky Business Conference

The conference 22nd Annual Risky Business Conference was held on Jun 19th, 2018. The conference focused on the prevention of substance use and other risky behaviors in youth, current trends in teen drug use, as well new topics participants have requested be included in the conference.   

4th Annual Overdose Vigil, May 23rd

With nearly 450 in attendance last night, the 4th Annual Drug Overdose and Prevention Vigil was another powerful and moving evening, not only because so many shared their grief over losing loved ones, but because there was so much hope that we can all work together to stop other families from experiencing the same pain. With representatives from our courts, law enforcement, elected officials, prevention organizations, treatment providers, recovery groups, religious organizations, and many local non profits all present last … Read More

3rd Annual Say Nope To Dope Walk

Tim Weber’s 3rd Annual Say Nope To Dope Walk. Thanks Tim for all that you do for our community. Great to have Brian DeLeonardo there! Big thank you to everyone who braved the rain and the elements to come out for the 3rd annual 2018 “Say Nope to Dope Walk”. Special Thanks to State’s Attorney Brian Deleonardo and Brian McCall aka B-RAiN from Cloud Gang!! Thank you to everyone who volunteered, helped out, cooked and cleaned up. Until next year, please- “Say Nope … Read More

Tri Sport Junction Group Walk & Run

Tri Sport Junction hosted a run with Rising Above Addiction. Everyone met at Tri Sport Junction, in downtown Sykesville, on Thursday, May 17th, at 6:30 pm for a run/walk on River Road. We held a raffle and gave away two free entries to Running For Recovery.

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