Educating Voices, Inc. (EVI)
EVI ...educating about the dangers of drugs
Helping people avoid the dangers and destruction of drugs through drug education, research, technical assistance, networking and Pray for the Children Drug-Free and Safe effort.
to Meet the Need for Education
Educating Voices, Inc.
(EVI) is a national organization founded to proactively support education and communication of the dangers of marijuana and other drugs and to share truthful, well-researched information with activists, the public and key communicators in various fields.
EVI is a volunteer organization comprised of a Board of Directors and an Advisory Board. It is incorporated as a not-for-profit corporation in the state of Illinois and is an IRS approved 501(C)(3).
The EVI Board members have a total of over 300 years of experience and expertise in drug prevention.
Doing the Work
EVI is known for thinking outside the box when developing new and innovative approaches to education.
- Planning and presenting conferences
- Developing educational materials
- Providing information on the EVI web site
- Keeping people current through EVI's E-News
Serving the Educational Process
EVI participates in the educational process through expert testimony, articles and letters to editors, press conferences, media interviews, and presentations.
EVI provides support and technical assistance to local drug prevention groups, individuals, drug courts, enforcement and government.
EVI conducts respected and published research on national drug issues.
EVI has established a proven track record of working with Congress, DEA, National Guard, Partnership For A Drug-Free America, national leaders and many drug prevention groups.
EVI participates in a vast network of scientists, physicians, prevention specialists, policy makers, and victims of substance abuse; these individuals serve as tremendous resources for
EVI's educational efforts.
Making A Difference In Individual Lives
EVI reaches out to help families avoid the dangers and destruction of drugs through the international Pray for the Children Drug-Free and Safe effort.
We must not let the voices of our children be silenced by drugs and violence. Pray for the Children was created to offer those children hope.
The hope is prayer -- pray that children might be drug-free and safe.
EVI sponsors the annual Pray for the Children Weekend, and international non-denominational event. Its simple mission is to generate as many prayers for children as possible.
Information about Pray for the Children can be found at the web site www.prayforthechildren.net.
Judy Kreamer - President
Gary M. Fields, Ph.D. - Vice President
John M. O‘Halloran, Esq. - Secretary
Donald W. Lohrentz - Treasurer
Sandra S. Bennett
Peter B. Bensinger
Michael J. Dalich
James R. Kreamer, F.S.A.
Meghan S. Maginnis
Anne D. Meyer
Loari M. O‘Halloran, Esq.
Robert M. Stutman
Board of Advisors
William M. Bennett, M.D.
Judith S. Bensinger, M.D.
Robert L. Maginnis