Here are some ideas to make this year's Red Ribbon Week celebration the best yet!
Use Red Ribbon Week as an opportunity to continue talking to your employees about drugs. Let them know that alcohol and drug use will not be tolerated.
Sponsor a local school with Red Ribbon Theme Merchandise.
Encourage your employees to enter theRed Ribbon Photo Contestfor a chance to win an iPad for themselves - and $1,000 for their child's school.
Use oursocial media tipsto post Red Ribbon Week messages on your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.
Secure and take inventory of your medicine cabinet to prevent prescription drug abuse.
Encourage your employees to work with their kids to submit ideas for the2024 National Red Ribbon Theme. They'll gain national recognition and $500 of Red Ribbon theme merchandise for their child's school. This year’s theme is “Be Kind To Your Mind. Live Drug Free.™” submitted by Danielle Helm, a Youth Service Coordinator from Russell County Middle School in Russell Springs, Kentucky.
Write "Celebrating Red Ribbon Week" on your email signature.
Contact a local governmental official about declaring October 23rd-31st Red Ribbon Week in your community.
Raise money for a local prevention organization by charging $5 for employees to wear denim on a special Red Ribbon jeans day.
Distribute red ribbons to your coworkers and staff.