Congratulations to ACRS Southeast Asian Youth Group
for being the 2016 Who's Rising Contest winner!
This group has really risen to the top by being the Washington State Champs for best prevention project at the annual Washington State Spring Forum and for creating some amazing marijuana prevention videos such as "Clearing the Air" https://vimeo.com/164806040. Check out all their videos at https://vimeo.com/seaym
Who's Rising? Contest
We want to hear from you. Who are the leaders, youth groups, or peers that inspire you? Why do you look up to them? How do they live out a positive lifestyle and stay above the influence?
Nominate your inspiration, and they will be entered into the Who's Rising? contest. The grand winner will receive $100, free 206rising swag, and be featured on local media.
Nominations will be accepted until Thursday, June 30th.
Previous Winner: Danielle Jackson
The SE Seattle PEACE Coalition members and youth from Aki Kurose Middle School received the 2016 Washington State Exemplary Community Coalition Award, November 7th 2016 at the Washington State Prevention Summit in Yakima, WA. The Coalition was recognized for outstanding drug and alcohol prevention education and messages to SE Seattle parents and youth.The PEACE Coalition has provided parenting classes in 7 languages to over 300 parents and youth as well as prevention education workshops to over 1,500 youth. The Coalition's "206 Rising" and "Talk With Your Kids" media campaigns have been viewed by over 400,000 people in King County.