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

2003 Presentations

December 11, 2003

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

8:30 am

December 1, 2003

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

10:15 am

November 25, 2003

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

8:40 pm

November 24, 2003

Wilbur Cross presentation and the New Courage to Speak 18 hours Drug Prevention Curriculum implementation, Bridgeport, CT

7th Grade

9:30 am

November 18, 2003

Nathan Hale Middle School presentation and the New Courage to Speak 18 hours Drug Prevention Curriculum implementation, Bridgeport, CT

7th Grade

8:30 pm

November 5, 6 and 7, 2003

Saint Anthony's Hospital Wellness Conference, Illinois

Employees and Students

November 2, 3 and 4, 2003

Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Conference

Attendees

3-4:30 pm and 8-9 am

October 30, 2003

Invitation by John Walters, Drug Czar to attend the ONDCP Summit in Washington, DC

8:00 am

October 28, 2003

Springford HS, PA

Juniors and Seniors

8:30 am

October 27, 2003

Springford HS, PA

Parents

7:30 pm

October 27, 2003

Springford HS, PA

Freshman and Sophomores

8:30 am

October 23, 2003

Roton Middle School, Norwalk, CT presentation and the New Courage to Speak 18 hours Drug Prevention Curriculum implementation

7th Grade

10:00 am

October 22, 2003

West Rocks Middle School presentation and the New Courage to Speak 18 hours Drug Prevention Curriculum implementation

7th Grade

8:35 am

October 13, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, September 8, 2003, 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

October 8, 2003

The New England Governors' Summit - Invitation from the Office of the President, Office of National Drug Control Policy - Boston, MA

9:00 am

October 3, 2003

Ponus Ridge Middle School presentation and the New Courage To Speak 18 hours Drug Prevention Curriculum implementation

7th Grade

9:00 am

October 3, 2003

Courage To Speak Day in Connecticut proclaimed by Governor Rowland

September 18, 2003

Staples HS, Westport CT

Juniors

12:25 am

September 17, 2003

Community Outreach, Greenwich, CT

Community

7:30 pm

September 8, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, September 8, 2003, 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 - 9:00 pm

August 1, 2003

Sacred Heart University, Fairfield CT

Students and Parents

7:00 pm

July 25, 2003

New Beginning, Waterbury, CT

All age Children

9:00 am

July 2003

Kiwanis Club of Norwalk

Community

Noon

June 19, 2003

Salem, NY

Juniors and Seniors

7:30 pm

June 18, 2003

North Salem, NY

Community

7:30 pm

June 11, 2003

Staples High School, Westport CT

Juniors

12:30 pm

June 9, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, February 10, 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 - 9:00 pm

Month of June

"Meet the Leaders on Cablevision TV" The episode will debut Monday, June 9, at 7 p.m., running the same time each night that week through Sunday, June 15. It will run at 8:00 p.m. the entire week beginning Monday, June 16; 9:00 p.m. throughout the week of Monday, June 23; and at 10:00 p.m. the week beginning Monday, June 30.
Community

May 16, 2003

Dover High School, Dover, New Hampshire

Juniors and Seniors

10:15 am

May 16, 2003

Dover High School, Dover, New Hampshire

Freshman and Sophomores

9:00 am

May 15, 2003

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

9:15 pm

May 14, 2003

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

9:15 pm

May 12, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, February 10, 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 - 9:00 pm

May 7, 2003

Burlington H S, Burlington, MA (sponsor by the Burlington Police dept. and the Burlington Schools)

All Grades

12:00 pm

May 6, 2003

Burlington Middle School, Burlington, MA

Parents

7:00 pm

May 6, 2003

Burlington Middle School, Burlington, MA

7th and 8th Grades

12:00 pm

May 5, 2003

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

12:40 pm

May 2, 2003

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

12:40 pm

May 1, 2003

Staples High School, Westport, CT

Juniors

9:40 am and 10:40 am

April 30, 2003

Pelham Memorial High School

All Grades

TBA

April 29, 2003

Huntington Middle School, Huntington LI

8th Grade

10:00 am

April 24, 2003

Killingworth High School, Killingworth, CT

Juniors and Seniors

8:00-10:00 am

April 15, 2003

North East Middle School, Bristol, CT

7th and 8th Grades

9:00 am

April 12, 2003

Pride Youth Convention

Attendees

TBA

April 8, 2003

New Rochelle HS, New Rochelle, NY

9,10,11 and 12th Grades

8:30 am

April 4, 2003

Announcing the Courage to Speak Basketball Classic 2003 fundraiser at Norwalk HS (doors open 6 pm) featuring CT All Star Gils basketball players go head to head on the court and The Hot Shot (CT Senior Olympic Basketball Team) VS The Big Shot (community male leaders) in the half time event know as the "Battle of the Sexes" and foul shooting and slam dunk contest for all ages. See link under fundraiser.

Community

6:00 pm

March 31, 2003

Norwalk Housing Authority

Parents

5:30 pm

March 31, 2003

Norwalk Housing Authority

Middle and High School

4:30 pm

March 26, 2003

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

11:30 am

March 24, 2003

Boy Scout of Westport, CT

All Grades

7:00 pm

March 19, 2003

West Rock Middle School follow up presentation to children involving the Courage to Speak Drug Prevention Activities Manual

Parents

7:00 pm

March 18, 2003

Norwalk High School, Norwalk, CT

Freshman

9:29 am

March 14, 2003

Saint Joseph High School, Fairfield, CT

11th and 12th Grades

9:30 am

March 11, 2003

Huntington HS, Huntington NY

9,10,11 and 12 Grades

TBA

March 10, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, March 10, 2003, 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 am

March 10, 2003

Huntington HS, Huntington NY

Parents

7:00 pm

March 6, 2003

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

12:25 pm

March 6, 2003

West Rocks Middle School, Norwalk, CT

8th Grade Students

8:45 am

March 5, 2003

Staples HS, Westport, CT

Juniors

8:40 am

March 2, 2003

Saint Luke's Youth Group, Westport, CT

Youth Members

6:00 pm

February 28, 2003

The National Association of Independent Schools 2003 Annual Conference, New York Hilton, New York

Conference Attendees

2:30 pm

February 21-24, 2003

The National Association of Secondary School Principals, San Diego, CA

Conference Attendees

TBA

February 21, 2003

Coronado High School, Coronado, CA

9th Grade to 12th Grade

TBA

February 11-14, 2003

CADCA National Leadership Forum X111, Washington DC

Largest professional and grassroots community coalition leaders in the country.

TBA

February 10, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, February 10, 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 - 9:00 pm

February 5, 2003

Westport Kiwanis, Westport, CT

Members

12:15 pm

February, 2003

Issue of The Principal Leadership Magazine......3000 word article called "The Courage to Speak" magazine distributed all over the country to principals in middle schools and high schools.

Community

January 31, 2003

The Parent Corp., sponsored by NIDA at the Parent Corps Focus-Group Conference, Ms. Katz has been asked to represent parents in the country who lost their child to drugs.

Attendees

9:00 pm

January 28, 2003

Launching of the Courage to Speak Drug Prevention Activities Manual at Westrocks Middle School in Norwalk, CT
180 7th Graders

8:35 am

January 13, 2003

The Courage to Speak is having the next support group meeting, Monday, January 13, 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 - 9:00 pm

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