Become involved, Join our cause
Volunteers are the heart and soul of MADD. It is
their compassion and determination that drives the organization and
it is their tireless efforts that have accomplished so much. Join
these ordinary citizens who have become extraordinary activists in
Whether you’re interested in volunteering a couple
of time a year or a couple of times a week, there’s a place for you
at MADD. And we have a wide variety of opportunities to match your
interests and expertise.
Work to strengthen existing laws and enact new ones.
Below are some of the ways you can make a difference in your
community. To get started, fill out the
volunteer form and send it to us.
Lend a Shoulder
Become a trained victim advocate and provide emotional support
to drunk driving victims/survivors as well as guide them through
the criminal justice system.
Join the Speaker’s Bureau program and speak at schools, civic
groups, clubs and other organizations.
Get involved with
our fun and family-friendly 5K in your
community to help raise awareness and funds for MADD.
Roll Up Your Sleeves
Participate in our public awareness events such as parades,
fairs, and safe proms and graduation events.
Distribute MADD red ribbons to encourage people not to drink and
drive. Tie a MADD red ribbon on your vehicle to show your
commitment to driving safe and sober.
Be a Role Model
Assist youth in learning about the dangers of underage drinking
and lead the way in making positive changes.
Help a Victim be Heard
Coordinate a victim impact panel by assigning victim speakers
and registering drunk driving offenders.
Drop a Line
Contact law enforcement agencies and read local newspapers to
find out about drunk driving crashes, then send out "We Care"
cards to the victims of these tragic events.
Utilize Office Skills
Answer phones, file, copy, type or perform other office support
Visit the Courts
Ensure that drunk driving offenders are punished
to the fullest extent of the law by monitoring court cases and
reporting outcomes to the community and media.