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NPW 2018 CASA-Trinity and Drug Free Community Coalition of Chemung County, New York For the 8th consecutive year, Casa-Trinity and Drug Free Community Coalition of Chemung County held its Art for Awareness Contest using the NPW Prevention Challenge #DearFutureMe. Chemung County students in grades 7–12 submitted their own alcohol and drug prevention posters to depict how they stay above the influence. The artwork was displayed in the community, and community members voted on the winning piece. Jared’s Heart of Success, Inc., Georgia Jared’s Heart of Success highlighted NPW’s “Prevention of Underage Drinking and Alcohol Misuse” daily theme with a showing of the video Alcohol: True Stories, hosted by actor Matt Damon, followed by a group discussion and Q&A session. The organization shared Tips for Teens fact sheets produced by CSAP and made virtual reality goggles available for young participants to experience how a person’s perception is affected when they are under the influence. Each participant also took part in the #DearFutureMe Prevention Challenge and pledged to say “no” to drugs and underage drinking. 8 2018 OUTCOMES REPORT