Tag: Impact Coalition

IMPACT Coalition Hosts Successful Book Drive this Spring

Ada, MN — The IMPACT Coalition of Norman and Mahnomen Counties conducted a successful book drive earlier this spring, and as a results more than 1,200 books were placed in the hands of students from Naytahwaush Charter School, St. Michael’s Catholic School, Mahnomen Elementary, Waubun Middle School, Norman County East Elementary, and Ada-Borup-West Elementary. Kelsey…
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July 6, 2022 0

Impact Coalition Brings Back Sticker Shock Campaign for 4th of July Weekend

Ada, MN — The 4th of July weekend is a busy one for the local liquor stores as folks stock up on beer and liquor on their way to the lakes and backyard celebrations. Some of those cases of beer will once again have an important reminder for adults this weekend: Don’t buy alcohol for…
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July 1, 2022 0

Impact Coalition of Norman & Mahnomen County Hosting Book Drive

Ada, MN — The Impact Coalition of Norman & Mahnomen County, which works to decrease substance use amongst youth and over time reduce substance use among adults, is in the midst of a book drive and is seeking help from the community to meet their goals. Kim Myers of the Impact Coalition says the goal…
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March 31, 2022 0

Impact Coalition Celebrates National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week

Ada, MN — This week the Norman-Mahnomen Impact Coalition is celebrating National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week, which is an annual, week-long, health observance that inspires dialogue about the science of drug use and addiction among youth. It provides an opportunity to bring together scientists, students, educators, healthcare providers, and community partners—to help advance the…
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March 24, 2022 0

Impact Coalition Launches #StickerShock Campaign

Ada, MN — The Impact Coalition of Norman County on Wednesday morning teamed up the Shock & Awe Youth Philanthropy Group and a pair of local liquor stores to launch their Sticker Shock campaign with an overall goal of preventing minors from consuming alcohol. As part of that campaign, teens from the Ada-Borup-West and Norman…
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December 9, 2021 0

Impact Coalition Encouraging Parents to Talk to Kids About Dangers of Drugs & Alcohol

Ada, MN — The IMPACT Coalition of Norman and Mahnomen Counties is encouraging parents to take time this summer to start or continue talking to your kids about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration states that’s its important to start the conversation before they are exposed to…
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June 7, 2021 0

Norman County Approves Social Host Ordinance

Ada, MN — With help from the IMPACT Coalition, the Norman County Board of Commissioners joined several other nearby counties and cities in passing a Social Host ordinance last month in hopes of preventing people from hosting parties with underage drinking. Kim Myers with the Impact Coalition says the ordinance will now make it illegal…
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March 2, 2021 0

KRJB Kaleidoscope 3-1-21: Impact Coalition

Listen to the Kaleidoscope Program from Monday, March 1st, 2021 as we chat with Kim Meyers and Norman County Sheriff Deputy Ben Fall about the Impact Coalition and the new Social Host Ordinance in Norman County. The KRJB Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB and is hosted by R & J…
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March 1, 2021 0