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FY 2004 Continuatiion Drug-Free Communities Support Program

Award Information

Award #
Awardee County
St. Louis
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2001, $53,956)

Chisholm KIDS PLUS serves Independent School District #695 located in Northeastern Minnesota. The Chisholm school district is rural, with a population of 5,807 residents. To achieve the two goals of reducing substance abuse among youth and of strengthening community anti-drug coalitions, this coalition will implement the following strategies:
1) offer chemical-free activity choices;
2) build positive relationships with caring adults;
3) increase parent/community support and involvement with youth; and
4) facilitate resistance skills training. To achieve these strategies, the project design is comprised of the following components: mentoring, positive alternative activities, volunteer service, a parent/community program, and school-based prevention. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 12, 2002