Oct 23-31: Red Ribbon Week

“The Red Ribbon Campaign © is the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the nation, reaching millions of young people during Red Ribbon Week ©, October 23-31st.”


Red Ribbon Week is an annual nationwide campaign that attempts to help unite…

  • parents
  • businesses
  • schools
  • government agencies
  • faith-based organizations
  • and other community organizations…

to highlight drug prevention education and to promote drug-free lifestyles. Visit the Red Ribbon Campaign site to learn more.

Join the Red Ribbon Week © mission!

You can partner with us on this important message by opening discussion with your family and friends. Take pictures wearing red, decorate your home or workplace with red, and share the message on your social media page to spread awareness of this important movement. Let’s unite to help remind our children that, “Life is your journey – travel drug free!”


(Pictured, Left: Students at the Life Education Center. King Middle School, Kankakee School District No. 111. The Life Education Center teaches students skills they need to choose healthy lifestyles and avoid the dangers caused by abusing alcohol and other dangerous substances.)

Follow the Pledge for Life Partnership’s Facebook page for daily Red Ribbon Week © updates!

For more information, please contact Brenda Wetzel, Director of Life Education Center Programs. [email protected]