Author archives: dandapres

  • Our annual Spring Celebration and Fundraiser banquet is coming up, and you are invited! Please check your calendar for Saturday evening, April 11, 2015, at 6pm, and let us know if you can come. The event will be held at Kanawha United Presbyterian Church in downtown Charleston, WV (1109 Virginia St.[...]
  • We are excited to announce our annual spring event—the Drug and Alcohol Presentations, Inc. Spring Celebration and Fundraiser, featuring a keynote speaker, music entertainment, and a delicious banquet. Please mark your calendars! The event will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at 6:00pm at Kanaw[...]
  • We haven't been hibernating during these chilly winter weeks-there's been much activity going on at Drug and Alcohol Presentations, Inc., headquarters.  Drug abuse does not take a break, so neither can we! We are pleased to announce that we have added a new presentation to our DVD collection: "th[...]
  • We are starting the new year strong here Drug and Alcohol Presentations, Inc.  Along with producing an upcoming new presentation to add to our collection, we have been making arrangements to host youth education events at several churches in the area.  Our first event was on Tuesday, January 13, at [...]
  • The mission of Drug and Alcohol Presentations, Inc., is to provide education about drug and alcohol abuse and treatment to young people and communities.  We are pleased to be fulfilling that mission!  Our presentations and educational materials are reaching even more people now, after our latest don[...]
  • Here at Drug and Alcohol Presentations headquarters, we are very excited about our recent gifts to several school systems and health departments around the state.  We donated nine of our Victory Package (the complete set of our presentations and materials) with the help of the Harper Foundations's g[...]
  • By David Cottrell and Sarrah J. Woods While it is widely known that heroin is one of the most physically addictive drugs, not as many people realize that the heroin epidemic in the U.S. is growing by leaps and bounds.  Heroin has become a cheaper alternative to opioids and other drugs; and as law[...]
  • Through the generous grant of the Harper Foundation, each year we give out several of our Victory Packages to recipients who have expressed an interest in our educational DVDs but do not have the funds to purchase them.  Our Victory Packages contain 13 presentations on 6 DVDs and are valued at $350 [...]
  • In its September 8-15, 2014 issue, TIME magazine compiled the latest statistics from government organizations and cited addiction experts David Nutt and Lawrence D. Phillips to reveal these facts: although other drugs, such as heroin and LSD, have gained prominence of growth in number of users over [...]
  • We are pleased to report that our anniversary celebration this past Friday was a success.  Despite the chilly and rainy weather, we had a good turnout.  We all enjoyed excellent food catered by Blues Barbeque, and we had a very nice time socializing and tapping our toes to the music performed by the[...]
  • Our back-to-school special for our DVD presentations is still going on for a limited time only. Right now our individual DVDs are reduced to $50 each, and our Victory Package of all our DVDs and supplementary materials is reduced to $250 (or $225 for the DVDs only). We currently offer twelve present[...]