Jersey Shore Bars Participating in Designated Driver Campaign

By: Dino Flammia  |  NJ101.5 Hear Bill Elliott’s Interview with NJ101.5 In an effort to promote the use of safe and sober designated drivers this summer, the HERO campaign’s Jersey Shore program is asking bars to join the cause. More than 150 bars have already signed up for the Jersey Shore HEROES Program, and hundreds  … Read more

Christine Padovani Selected As Richard Stockton College’s Outstanding Designated Driver HERO For 2012

Galloway, N.J. – Christine Padovani never thought she would have her picture on a 60-foot billboard.  That’s before she became a hero.  Christine, a junior at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and Lacey Township resident, was selected as the outstanding Designated Driver HERO for 2012 by the College and will have her picture displayed  … Read more

HERO anti-DUI campaign expands focus along Jersey Shore

Be A Jersey Shore Hero billboard sits on the expressway heading into Atlantic City By STEVEN LEMONGELLO, Staff Writer The HERO Campaign has been invaluable in promoting the use of designated drivers statewide. But this summer, organizers are zeroing in on a place close to home — the Jersey Shore. The organization, based in  … Read more

The HERO Campaign recognizes the New England Patriots as the Top NFL Team for their Designated Driver Program for a Second Consecutive Season

FOXBOROUGH, Mass (January 2, 2012) – The New England Patriots were recognized by Bill and Mur Elliott, founders of the HERO Campaign, and Jill Pepper, executive director of TEAM Coalition, at Sunday’s game for setting a new record this season, a record with life-saving consequences that extend far beyond the end of the game. Following the  … Read more

The HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers® Is Launched in Bergen County by The Bergen County Sheriff’s Office

NY Football Giants, RCA Insurance Group, Group One Investments, New York Jets, and State & Local Law Enforcement  Pledge Support of Holiday HEROES Hackensack, NJ – November 22, 2011 — The Bergen County Sheriff’s Office and a coalition of law enforcement agencies, colleges, bar and tavern owners, and the New York Football Giants and New York Jets,  … Read more

Got Drunk? Billboard Brings HERO Campaign to Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT – A drunk driving prevention campaign that seeks to recruit designated driver “heroes” is coming to Bridgeport in response to a controversial billboard displayed recently in the Black Rock section. The HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers, dedicated to a young Navy officer killed by a drunken driver, is displaying four billboards with the message,  … Read more