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Pembine SADD Club Awarded Grant
Issue Date: September 26, 2012
The Beecher-Dunbar-Pembine School SADD Club under the direction of advisor Marlene Mottes, has been awarded a grant for the 6th Grade Mini Teen Institute from the M&M Area Community Foundation. The special retreat is part of the Middle School Transition Program for 6th graders each Spring. Students participate in an all-day program at the Four Seasons Resort to learn about how to make smart choices about drugs, alcohol, and tobacco. Other topics discussed are safe driving and/or riding in vehicles, refusal skills to help them say no to peer pressure, and how to be the best they can be.