Guest Speaker: Dimitri Vourlos

Thank you Dimitri Vourlos for speaking at the Rising Above Addiction and Weber Sober Homes end-of-summer cookout. Your message was incredible, and it was full of hope for a purposeful life in the journey of recovery. Thanks to everyone who came. It was a great day! Twelve to Life MC

2021 Drug & Violence Awareness Expo

The Expo is Going Virtual on April 8, 2021 The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce is presenting the 7th annual Drug and Violence Awareness Expo on Thursday April 8, 2021. Due to COVID-19 changes needed to be made for the expo to continue safely. To accomplish this an expanded and interactive website is being created. The Drug and Violence Awareness Expo website will be accessible by every eighth grade and high school student of the Carroll County Public school system, all … Read More

Tammy Lofink shares her story with DAR

Kenna, It was a pleasure! Thank you for having me out this morning, and thank you for your continued support. Tammy Our DAR met this morning. I had invited Tammy Lofink as our guest speaker. Tammy shared her story of losing her son to addiction and wanting to help others in our community by forming her foundation “Rising Against Addiction.” Our members asked a lot of great questions. My daughter lived in one of Tammy’s sober homes. This subject is … Read More

Tammy Lofink visits Phoenix Recovery Academy

Thank you, Sean for having me out to visit Phoenix Recovery Academy. What you are doing for our youth is amazing! I am looking forward to supporting this incredible program. Bentley is more than happy to come out anytime and steal the kids food again! Jessica, It was wonderful seeing you and being able to meet your beautiful daughter Tammy Lofink from Rising Above Addiction and Jessica Jeffery from Sandstone Care came for a lunch visit with the students. Bentley, … Read More

Twelve To Life MC 2nd Anniversary, Halloween Bash, and Fundraiser

Thank you, Twelve to Life MC and everyone who came out, donated and supported Twelve To Life MC 2nd Anniversary/ Halloween Bash and Fundraiser. Last night’s event at Beaver Run Fish and Game Club in Finksburg, Maryland was a blast! There was Catering BBQ by Big D’s Pitt, Live music by CRACKINBUSH, Ax Throwing, Bike detailing, face painting, a Chinese auction, a 50/50 raffle, an AA speaker, and book signing for Reclaiming My Life! And the proceeds were to benefit … Read More

2020’s 4th Annual Robert D. Kirkland Memorial Golf Classic

On behalf of Rising Above Addiction and Carroll County Adult Drug Treatment Court, we would like to thank everyone who came out to support our cause and participate in the 4th Annual Robert D Kirkland Memorial Golf Classic at Westminster National Golf Course. Special THANKS to: Judge Hecker for coming out to speak and for staying to play. Your commitment to our county is incredible! Joe Keen for speaking about drug court. You are an example of how great life … Read More

RAA’s Sponsored Softball Team No Ragrets

Rising Above Addiction is honored to sponsor healthy outlets that support recovery! Way to Kick Ass guys and gals of the No Ragrets Softball Team Team! Here is a picture of our team at the. Hucklebuck 2020 champions! It was a long weekend of heat, sweat, blood and social distancing. But it was worth every minute. Many of the team members have playing together for several years. 86 years of ODAT combined. Special thanks to Brian Smith for making this … Read More

Order of Odd Fellows Baltimore Lodge #57 raises $2,122.00 for Rising Above Addiction

Baltimore City Lodge #57’s 8th Annual Crab Feast raised $2122 for Rising Above Addiction. Thank you, Order of Odd Fellows Baltimore Lodge #57 for your support and generous donation to Rising Above Addiction. I was honored to be invited to the lodge, meet everyone and have the opportunity to share my story. There is no doubt that my beautiful son Rob is working through me to change lives. Cliff, thank you for your continued support. A huge thank you to everyone who attended … Read More

This Is My Brave – 2nd Performance

I couldn’t save Rob, but Rob saved me… Last night I had the honor of standing in front of my family, my friends and my community in This Is My Brave, Inc. I shared my story of how I was able to reclaim my life through pain and loss. On the stage with me were eleven other Brave people who were vulnerable enough to share their stories, in hopes of helping others. One of my dearest friends, Tim Webber, stood on the stage … Read More

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