LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — The following is a press release from MADD in Lubbock:
Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) in Lubbock will host its Walk Like MADD® fundraiser.
Victims, survivors and supporters will line up for this non-competitive 5K walk to remember lost loved ones, inspire change and commit to a nation with no more victims.
Funds raised through Walk Like MADD help further MADD’s lifesaving mission and the Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving® which calls for high-visibility law enforcement, ignition interlocks or “in-car breathalyzers” for all convicted drunk drivers and support for the development of advanced technology to turn cars into the cure for drunk driving.
Aug. 6, 2022
Registration opens at 9 a.m.
Pre-walk remarks begin at 9:40 a.m. Walk begins at 10 a.m.
Lubbock County Courthouse
Lubbock, TX 79401
The following people will be in attendance:
- MADD West Texas
- Lubbock County DAs Office
- Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office
- Texas Department of Public Safety
- Lubbock Fire Department
- Lubbock Police Department
In 2021, 963 people in Texas were killed in drunk driving crashes (TxDOT). Drunk driving is the #1 cause of death on our roadways with over 300,000 injuries per year and 10,192 deaths nationwide in 2019.
Tribute area honoring those who cannot walk along side of us, MADD informational booth, hospitality area, vendor booths and much more.
This is a family friendly event all free at cost.
For more information visit walklikemadd.org/Lubbock
(Press release from Mothers Against Drunk Driving®(MADD) in Lubbock)
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