Our Mission: "Saving Lives By Empowering Youth To Be Drug Free And Encouraging Parents

To Communicate Effectively With Their Children About The Dangers Of Drugs"

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For information on past presentations, please contact Ms. Katz via E-mail at gkcourage@aol.com or call 1-877-431-3295. To book a presentation, click here.

Current Presentation Schedule

2002 Presentations

December 17, 2002

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

8:45 am

December 13, 2002

Amity Jr. High, Woodbridge, CT

7, 8, 9th Grades

TBA

December 11, 2002

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

8:40 am

December 10, 2002

The Norwalk Chamber of Commerce Banquet

Members

5:30 pm

December 9, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, December 9, 2002, at 7:00 PM at 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family member to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

November 26, 2002

King & Low-Heywood Thomas School (KLHT)

Parents

7:00 pm

November 26, 2002

King & Low-Heywood Thomas School (KLHT)

6, 7 and 8 Grades

7:45 am

November 13, 2002

Children Center, New Haven, CT

Children and Parents

7:00 pm

November 13, 2002

Notre Dame, Fairfield, CT

9, 10, 11 and 12th Grades

9:00 am

November 11, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, November 11, 2002, at 7:00 pm at 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family member to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 to 9:00 pm

November 11, 2002

Westport Boy Scouts, Westport, CT

Children and Parents

7:00 pm

November 9, 2002

El Camino United Methodist Church, 718 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT

Community

3:00 pm

November 2, 2002

Seventh Day Aventists Church, South Norwalk, CT

Community

3:00 pm

October 29, 2002

Fairfield Woods Middle School, Fairfield, CT

Parents

TBA

October 28, 2002

Fairfield Woods Middle School, Fairfield, CT

7 and 8th Grades

TBA

October 24, 2002

Somers High School, Somers NY

Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior Classes

TBA

October 23, 2002

Somers High School, Somers NY

Parents

7:00 pm

October 14, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, October 14, 2002, at 7:00 pm at 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family member to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com. Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 to 8:30 pm

October 11, 2002

Wilbur Cross, Bridgeport, CT

5th and 6th Grades

9:30 am

October 9, 2002

Friends Academy, Locus Valley, LI

9, 10, 11 and 12th Grades

TBA

October 9, 2002

Friends Academy, Locus Valley, LI

6, 7, 8th Grades

TBA

October 8, 2002

Friends Academy, Locus Valley, LI

Parents

7:15 pm

October 7, 2002

Bethany Junior High, Bethany, CT

7, 8, 9th Grades

9:45 am

October 4, 2002

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

12:40 pm

October 3, 2002

The Courage to Speak Foundation is proud to announce that Governor Rowland has declared October 3, 2002, as "The Courage to Speak Day," in recognition of the important work of the drug-prevention organization throughout the state of Connecticut. The proclamation will be formally presented by Dr. Thomas Kirk, Connecticut's Commissioner of Addiction Services and Mental Health, Wednesday, October 2nd at 3:30 p.m. in the commercial real-estate office of Larry Katz, 3 Quincy Street in Norwalk (2nd floor).

All are welcome

3:30 pm

October 3, 2002

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

10:59 am

September 23, 2002

Tim Quinn WICC Radio

Community

9 to 10 am

September 10, 2002

University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT

Student Body

7:30 pm

September 9, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group Monday, September 9, 2002, at the new location 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family members to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 to 8:30 pm

August 22, 2002

Channel 13, Skye Cable TV

Vewing Audience 50,000

7:00 pm

August 15, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group Monday, August 15, 202, at the new location 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family members to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 to 8:30 pm

June 15, 2002

Norwalk 7th Day Adventist Church, Norwalk, CT

Community

6:00 pm

June 11, 2002

New Opportunities, Inc., Waterbury, CT

Community

2:30 pm

June 10, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group Monday, June 10, 202, at the new location 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family members to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 to 8:30 pm

June 8, 2002

Norwalk 7th Day Adventist Church, Norwalk CT-award acceptance

Community

12:00 pm

June 3, 2002

WEBE 108 Radio Station - Courage to Speak Program Interview

Community

9:00 to 10:00 am

May 30, 2002

Norwalk High School, Norwalk, CT presentation of the Courage to Speak Scholarship Award

Students and Parents

6:00 pm

May 29, 2002

Wilbur Cross, Bridgeport, CT

6,7 and 8th Grades

9:30 am

May 15, 2002

Rippowan Middle School, Stamford

6th grade

TBA

May 13, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group Monday, May 13, 202, at the new location 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT 06850. The group encourages all family members to attend. For further information email us at gkcourage@aol.com.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

7:00 to 8:30 pm

May 7, 2002

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

7:30 am

May 6, 2002

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

9:20 am

May 3, 2002

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

11:00 am

May 2, 2002

Sacred Heart, Stamford, CT

9,10,11 and 12 Grades

10:15 am

May 1, 2002

Amity Regional HS, Woodbridge, CT

Parents

7:30 pm

April 29, 2002

New Beginnings, Bridgeport, CT

Community

2:00 pm

April 24, 2002

Saint Gabriel, Stamford, CT

6, 7 and 8th Grades

9:30 am

April 12, 2002

Pride, Inc. Internation Convention, Cincinnati, Ohio

Students and Parents

12:00 pm

April 8, 2002

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting Monday, April 8, 2002, at a new location, 3 Quincy Street, Norwalk, CT, 06850. The group encourages all family members to attend. For further information call 1-877-431-3295.

Family members who have lost someone to substance abuse

8:30 pm

April 8, 2002

Branford High School, Branford, CT

All Students

TBA

April 5, 2002

Norwalk High School, Norwalk, CT
The Courage to Speak All Star Basketball Classic fundraiser featuring Connecticut All Star Girl basketball players, The Hot Shot VS Community Leaders in the half time event know as the "Battle of the Sexes" and a foul shooting and slam dunk contest for all ages.

Community

6:00 pm

April 3, 2002

Old Saybrook High School, Old Saybrook, CT

Parents

7:00 pm

April 3, 2002

Old Saybrook High School, Old Saybrook, CT

All Classes

12:45 pm

April 3, 2002

WLIS/WMRD News, Old Saybrook

Community

11:30 am

March 29, 2002

Norwalk, CT
The Hour newspaper 16 page special addition will feature the Courage to Speak All Star Basketball Classic event, program for April 5, 2002, sponsors and prevention message.

March 28, 2002

Broadview Middle School, Danbury, CT

7th and 8th Grades

11:30 am

March 27, 2002

WEBE 108, Bridgeport, CT

Community

9:30 am

March 26, 2002

ARI in Bridgeport

Community

11:00 am

March, 19 2002

Washington DC, Supreme Court

Press Conference for the Amicus Brief, drug testing in schools

10:00am

March, 14 2002

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

12:25pm

March, 6 2002

Rotary of Bridgeport, Holiday Inn, Bridgeport, CT

Members

7:30am

March, 6 2002

Madison Middle School, Trumbull, CT

40 students, alternative program

10:00am

March, 5 2002

Notre Dame, Fairfield, CT

Parents

7:00pm

February 25-27, 2002

US Dept. of Justice, Weed and Seed Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana - by invitation of the Drug Enforcement Agency

Weed and Seed Participants

2:45-4pm &
4:15-5:30pm

February 15, 2002

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

8:25am

February 13, 2002

Ponus Ridge Middle School, Norwalk, CT

7 and 8 Grades

9:00pm

February 11, 2002

The Courage to Speak support group is having their next meeting on Monday, February 11, 2002, from 7-8:30 PM at Professional Realty office, 16 River Street, Norwalk. The group also encourages other family members to attend. For further information contact Ginger Katz at 1-877-431-3295.

Parents who have lost children due to substance abuse

7-8:30pm

February 6, 2002

Ponus Ridge Middle School, Norwalk, CT

Parents

7:00pm

February 6, 2002

Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla NY

All Students

10:00am

January 28, 2002

Rotary, Norwalk, CT

Community

12:00 noon

January 24, 2002

The National Association of Drug Court Professionals, "Key Note Speaker", Reno, Nevada
This organization consist of lawyers, judges, law enforcement and other people in the prevention and treatment field

12:00pm

January 22, 2002

Hawthorn, Nevada

Middle and High School and Parents

9:00am, 11:00am, 5:00pm

January 15, 2002

Norwalk Community Health Center, Norwalk, CT

Community

6:00pm

January 9, 2002

Norwalk High School, Norwalk, CT

Parents

7:00pm

January 9, 2002

Community Solutions, Norwalk, CT

Middle and High School Students

3:30pm

January 4, 2002

Rotary, Westport, CT

Community

7:30am

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