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
Another incredible day! Thank you to everyone who came out to support us, and a big thank you to all of our volunteers; you all were awesome! To all of the beautiful angels we have lost to Addiction, TODAY WAS FOR YOU! Thank you Jane and Donna, Tri Sport Junction and Dennis, S’ville Bikes…. I could not have done any of this without your support, generosity, guidance and love. I can’t thank you all enough. Can’t wait til next year!
We had our 2nd annual Corn Hole BBQ in memory of “Rob Lofink”. We want to thank everyone who came out to the event! Also a special thank you to our sponsors, Berkman-Zagranichny & Associates CPA’s, Nancy Barkhimer Massage Therapist, Cowboys and Angels Boutique, Basta Pasta Eldersburg, Ryan Auxt Personal Training, Jeff Martin Personal Training, Nail Candy Shop, HotSpot Tan, It’s All Good – Food Truck & Catering, DJ Greg Hilliard “Let The Music Move You”, Dunkin Donuts of Eldersburg, E.W. Beck’s Pub, Norwood Ice Cream and Candy Company, The Michael … Read More
EXCITING NEWS – Tri Sport Junction is Sponsoring 10 participants for the Running/Riding for Recovery Event on June 8th It’s a 5K or a 5K and 10 mile bike or a 1 mile fun run/walk We are sponsoring to honor all those taken from us too soon and hoping to get others the help they need For those that take the free entry we would be grateful if you would consider making your own small donation to Rising Above Addiction … Read More
The 5th Annual Drug & Violence Expo was yesterday, and it was such a lovely event. First, it was wonderful to talk to the students from Sykesville Middle. Education is a tool for prevention, and Carroll County is doing great things! Had the pleasure of Meeting Lt Governor Rutherford with my dear friend Ed Rothstein.
When the opioid epidemic tragically befalls a suburban mother, she uses her grief to help others. “For You, Because of You, and In Memory of You” is a short documentary about Tammy Lofink, a wife and mother of two, who lost her son to a heroin overdose when he was 18 year’s old. Directed and produced by Richard Yeagley, this documentary recaps Tammy’s journey through her son’s death, the reclaiming of her life, and the birth of Rising Above Addiction, … Read More
Unfortunately, we had to make the decision to cancel the skydive. The weather is not cooperating, and we would hate for everyone to travel to OC and not be able to jum – safety is our number one priority. We will be rescheduling; most likely we will wait until spring. Thank you to everyone who signed up. We hope that you will come out in the spring.