Every year, TOGETHER! honors people from the community who make a positive difference in the lives of youth.
Tickets are still available for Champions for Kids 2015! Click here.
The Awards of Excellence is an annual event co-sponsored by TOGETHER! and The Olympian at the end of each school year. It recognizes high school students for their achievements in several categories.
We're pleased to announce that the Awards of Excellence will be back from its hiatus in spring 2016! Details will be announced before then.
Each spring, TOGETHER! and a few partners offer a large conference on drug abuse in our area. Information is shared by law enforcement, prevention experts, health professionals and more on the state of substance abuse in the greater South Sound area. Participants are welcome from around the state.
Registration will open Jan. 1 for the 2016 Conference but we are accepting presentation proposals now through Dec. 1. Click here for more information or to find out how to submit your proposal.
May 31 is the annual, globally recognized World No Tobacco Day, encouraging 24 hours of abstinence from tobacco.
North Thurston Public Schools wrote about TOGETHER!'s participation in the 2010 event in their newsletter; click here to read it.
Here are some events coming up soon. For more events, check out our events calendar.
Join TOGETHER! and WASAVP at the Capitol, meet with your legislators, and help shape state policy! Kickoff is at 9 a.m. and Lt. Gov. Brad Owen speaks at 9:30 a.m. in Senate Rules Room (Leg. Bldg. Rm. 220A). Rally in the Capitol building 11-11:30 a.m. (Leg. Bldg. South Portico). Light breakfast snacks. Schedule your own legislator visits ASAP by clicking here.
Thank you to those who helped us celebrate 26 years of TOGETHER!'s work in the community with a festive evening of food, drink and fun at the Governor's Mansion. We had a ton of fun and hope you did too.
, if you didn't get a chance to watch our short video at the event, check it out here:
Save the date for the 7th annual Substance Abuse: A Community Response! The next conference will be Apriil 27-28, 2016, at Great Wolf Lodge in Grand Mound, WA. Registration will open in late fall or early winter 2015, so stay tuned.
You can find us running an activity area or a table for these local events this year:
Lacey Spring Fun Fair, May 16-17
Rally at the Capitol, May 16
Sand in the City, date TBA
Nisqually Tribe Health Fair
Chehalis Tribe Health Fair
Tumwater Youth Program dances
Combined Fund Drive events
More to be announced!
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