Posts Tagged ‘youth’

BSAN Thanks Partners in Underage Drinking Initiative

BSAN Thanks our community partners who were a part of our county’s 2-year, intensive underage drinking initiative. (this full page ad, as seen in our Morganton News Herald on Sunday 6/12) These restaurants voluntarily took the Be A Responsible Server (BARS) training, contributed to our Grub Grab fundraiser, or both: 100 Main 67 Lakeside Abele’s…

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Students participate in Sticker Shock, underage drinking prevention

Special to The News Herald: Monday, May 23, 2016 12:08 pm | Updated: 12:19 pm, Mon May 23, 2016. Full article HERE. On Saturday, 10 students from Draughn High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions Club went to four different businesses that sell alcoholic beverages to spread a message about underage drinking. Operation Sticker Shock, along…

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April 2016 BSAN Meeting Minutes

Forty people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, April 29, 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Derrick Reynolds, Board Member at Flynn Recovery Community, offered the invocation. Joseph Marks, Community Relations Director at Burke Recovery, welcomed the group and presented a few updates as central to our coalition’s mission: The News Herald…

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BSAN Meeting Minutes – March 2016

Fifty people were present at the Morganton Community House on Thursday, March 25 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Joe Marks asked BSAN members for updates: Peer Support Specialists Needed – Tristan Killian mentioned the upcoming April 1st commencement of the current Flynn Recovery Community residents. He announced that the integrated hub’s PQA Healthcare, Inc.…

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BSAN Meeting Notes Jan 2016 – DFC Process

BSAN Meeting Minutes, January 2016 Forty eight people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, January 29, 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Joe Marks, Community Relations Director for Burke Recovery, welcomed the group. Chuck Moseley, Board President of Burke Recovery, offered the invocation. BSAN Members offered community updates: Connect NC $2 Million…

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BSAN Meeting Minutes, December 2015

BSAN Meeting Minutes, December 2015 Thirty five people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, December 18, 2015 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Joe Marks, Community Relations Director for Burke Recovery, welcomed the group and requested announcements about BSAN partner updates. Good Samaritan Clinic – Kim James announced that Burke Health Network has…

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BSAN November 2015 Meeting Notes

BSAN Meeting Minutes, November 2015 Thirty eight people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, November 20, 2015 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Burke Recovery board president Chuck Moseley offered the invocation. Joe Marks, Community Relations Director for Burke Recovery, welcomed the group and introduced Rhonda Cook for some BSAN announcements. Grub Grab…

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Local Response to Obama’s Message: BSAN Is Addressing Opiate Crisis in Burke

Morganton, NC – October 21, 2015: This afternoon, President Barack Obama spoke before the country about new and continuing public and private sector efforts to address prescription drug abuse and heroin use nation-wide. Burke Recovery Community Relations Director Joseph Marks responded in a formal announcement to the citizens of Burke County. “In Burke County we…

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Red Ribbon Week Oct 26, Share Our Message!

Interested in helping Burke Recovery and Burke Substance Abuse Network reinforce the message during Red Ribbon Week? If you can include announcements from below in your employee news, youth group announcements, church or civic club bulletins, social media, you’ll be sharing further what’s being done in our schools the week of October 26. “The Red…

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