Dingell Announces $500,000 to Prevent Youth Substance Use in Southeast Michigan
Washington, July 11, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) announced that four organizations in Michigan’s 12th Congressional district have each received $125,000 in federal funding from the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) to prevent youth substance use.
“The substance abuse epidemic is impacting too many families and young people in Michigan and across the country,” said Dingell. “We all have a role to play in fostering greater awareness and collaboration to tackle this growing crisis. I am grateful that these organizations are being recognized for their work with these significant awards, and I look forward to continuing to work with them and all stakeholders in our communities to strengthen education, prevention, treatment and recovery so we can reverse the trends of this awful epidemic.”
The organizations that received funding from the ONDCP include: