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FY 2004 Continuation Drug-Free Communities Support Program

Award Information

Award #
2000-JN-FX-0090
Location
Awardee County
Yakima
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2000, $99,820)

PROJECT SUMMARY FOR 2000-JN-FX-0090
The Yakima County Substance Abuse Coalition serves southeastern Yakima County, Washington that includes the towns of Grandview, Mabton, and Sunnyside. The total target population of incorporated areas is 21,942. To achieve the two goals of reducing substance abuse among youth and of strengthening community anti-drug coalitions, the coalition will implement the following strategies:
1) facilitate and train community coalitions to complete a three-year strategic plan;
2) enhance adult-to-youth mentoring programs;
3) provide parent education;
4) increase parental involvement in community and school prevention programs;
5) provide summer educational and prevention activities through Best SELF program; and
6)strengthen community coalition through membership development.

CA/NCF

Date Created: June 18, 2002