We want to thank everyone who came out to support our 2nd Annual Robert D. Kirkland Memirial Golf Tournament. Special thanks to Judge Hecker, Sheriff DeWees, State’s Attorney Brian DeLeonardo and Commissioner Ed Rothstein for coming out to speak. Thank you to all of our generous sponsors; we couldn’t have done this without you. Great day, great food and great people, all coming together, for a great cause.
I met Tim Weber a few weeks after Rob died. That day changed my life. I didn’t know it at the time, but Tim would soon become a lifeline for me… Tim taught me how to understand addiction. More Importantly… Tim taught me Recovery, and not just for people struggling with addiction. He walked me through my recovery of loss. He held my hand, so to speak, and showed me how to heal through helping others. Today we continue to … Read More
GREAT NEWS!!! “People who want to overcome substance abuse will soon have another safe place to rest their heads at night in Carroll County while they wait to begin treatment. The Carroll County Board of Commissioners on Thursday approved a $497,715 contract with Maryland Treatment Centers Inc. to bring treatment services to the Carroll County Recovery Support Program facility in Sykesville, according to Ed Singer, county health officer…” Read the full article at: https://www.baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll/news/cc-substance-abuse-treatment-beds-20190810-gz7tddnwafdgpeiiyzgltkciwi-story.html?fbclid=IwAR3SVuQ18ppNWjidaFTc5WBGZQZDjLvtSKpSuRF1Pxhwf0eA64p9BPQxZH0 Photo Courtesy Photographer Ken Koons, Carroll … Read More
Thank you for mentioning Rising Above Addiction in your article with the Baltimore Sun, and for helping to be a part of the solution! “Nonprofit organizations also play an important role in Carroll’s County’s efforts to suppress the spread of opioid abuse. After losing her 18-year-old son to heroin in 2014, Tammy Lofink founded Rising Above Addiction (RAA). Treatment can be a costly endeavor and often holds back individuals from getting the help they need. Lofink’s nonprofit raises money to … Read More
Thank you to everyone that made the 3rd Annual MusicFest a great success! Related Stories: Carroll County Times: Third annual Addiction and Recovery Awareness MusicFest to show there is life – and fun – after addiction Related Videos: Rising Above Addiction was given a huge shout out by Travis Shields. As always Travis nailed a message of Recovery Hope..
FREE Autographs were given by the Ravens Tight End Nick Boyle #86 to help the Rising Above Addiction Charity. Lupton’s Sports was on had with art photos, jerseys, footballs, and helmets for purchase for Nick to sign!! Thank you Nick Boyle for coming out to support Rising Above Addiction and Kristin Spurrier Scholarship Fund. It was great to meet you and your wife, and we appreciate you taking time out of your schedule to help our cause. Thank you … Read More