Impart information that will encourage and enable responsible decision
making concerning alcohol.
To educate young adults (high school and college age) and their
parents as to the responsible use of alcohol, the effects of alcohol
and how to deal with excess use by others.
To work with high schools, colleges, other organizations and institutions
to communicate information about responsible use of alcohol. Address
high school and college age young adults and their parents as appropriate.
The organization will distribute educational information. Those
under the legal drinking age will hear that the only responsible
choice is NON-USE and learn the consequences of breaking the law.
Those of legal drinking age will be advised of the laws relative
to the use of alcohol as they apply to adults.
The information will describe:
- The effects of alcohol on the body.
- How to recognize the effects on oneself and others.
- How to encourage responsible use (for those of legal
- How to determine when medical attention is necessary and to
err on the side of safety in making that decision to call for
Be Responsible About Drinking, Inc. (B.R.A.D.) is a Michigan
nonprofit corporation. The organization has been approved by the
Internal Revenue Service for tax deductible status under Section