Friends of the NavCo Coalition against Drug Abuse awarded $5,000 grant

Courtesy photo

Courtesy photo

The Navajo County Board of Supervisors awarded $5,000 to the Friends of the NavCo Coalition against Drug Abuse during the Nov. 6 Board of Supervisors meeting.

"We're so grateful for this," said Debe Campbell, NavCo Coalition Against Drug Abuse coordinator. "Any funds are a huge help to our operation."

Supervisor Jesse Thompson personally thanked Campbell for her involvement in the organization.

"This organization is so important to educating our young people on the dangers of drug use," Thompson said.

Also present was the Steering Committee, as well as NavCo's Recovery Speakers Rudy Ramirez, Sandy Brimhall and Steven Reidhead. Other supporters present were Abbie Crozier of Cellular One, John Zimmerman of Ignigte, Mayor Barbara Teague of Pinetop-Lakeside Township, Mike Mellor of Show Low Police Department Union, and Friends of CASA.


Comments are not posted immediately. Submissions must adhere to our Use of Service Terms of Use agreement. Rambling or nonsensical comments may not be posted. Comment submissions may not exceed a 200 word limit, and in order for us to reasonably manage this feature we may limit excessive comment entries.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.