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Save A Life

Save A Life

January 7, 2020

Spreading Abundant Hope

Spreading Abundant Hope

January 12, 2020

An annual community event, evolving each year with ongoing activities and events happening throughout the year. Faith-leaders throughout Windham and Raymond will be a major contributors as they will lead the kick-off for this event on January 12, 2020 at a participating church near you. Kick-olff will be during Sunday morning services. Faith-leaders will share sermons focusing on preventing substance use and spreading positive messages of hope.

Throughout the year members of BTI in collaboration with faith-leaders will continue to spread messages of hope throughout the community. Faith-leaders will continue to raise awareness about substance use and will offer resources to community members.

Other Event Highlights Include:

Candlelit Vigil - Rally 4 Recovery 5K - Community Health Fair - and much more.

If you'd like to volunteer & get involved please reach out to us.

Empowering Parents To Prevent Teen Alcohol Use

  • Learn about the effects of alcohol on the underdeveloped brain
  • How to recognize youth use, the importance of positive role-modeling and alcohol as a social norm
  • Tips on how to talk to your teen to prevent use
  • Dave Packhem, parent of a son who struggled with alcohol misuse and Brittany Fearon, WHS Alumni will share their stories and answer questions on their experience with substance use disorders.

    Ending ENDS at the Capitol

    Ending ENDS at the Capitol

    February 13, 2020

    The American Cancer Society & BTI have teamed up again this year to head to the Capitol. We want as many youth as possible to join us and use this opportunity to make their voices heard!
    All Windham & Raymond youth are invited to join us! Together as one unified voice we will inform policy makers about vaping and the dangers they pose to youth.

    2nd Annual Youth PSA Contest

    Windham & Raymond youth grades 6th-12th are invited to participate in BTI's 2nd Annual Youth PSA Contest! We're still gathering donations from our generous community supporters - We will post a list on this page once we finalize it. Last year there were over $1500 worth of awesome prizes!

    Submissions will be collected between now and March 2020.

    More details will be posted on this FB event soon.

    Please be sure to fill out a registration form by clicking the ticket option on this page.



    We believe in our communities

    Be The Influence has created a comprehensive plan to address teen substance misuse. As a community we have worked to improve the consistency of information, education, resources and other prevention practices to keep our youth drug free.

    We believe:

    Reach out to us right away if you share our beliefs and values. Together, we'll make a better future for our children.