Taking the Pledge at the Eagles Stadium

Fans line up to sign the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign’s Designated Driver Pledge at Sunday’s Philadelphia Eagles game against the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field. The HERO Campaign is in the midst of its ‘100,000 HEROES’ program, in which it seeks 100,000 people to take the Designated Driver Pledge. The HERO Campaign tent  … Read more

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The HERO Campaign is Tackling the Issue of Drunk Driving

The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign is promoting designated driving at Rutgers and Philadelphia Eagles home football games this season. Beginning with the Rutgers home opener against Norfolk State on September 5th, HERO Campaign staffers and student athlete volunteers asked Rutgers fans to sign the HERO Pledge, promising to be non-drinking designated drivers for their  … Read more

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Students Make Pledge for Safe Driving

By Elise Schoening Starting this semester, the College is encouraging each student on campus to be a hero, but not the kind that wears a mask and cape. Instead, it is looking to honor the everyday heroes that continually save lives by serving as designated drivers. The HERO Campaign was started in New Jersey in  … Read more

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Fifth Annual HERO Walk ‘Hitting the O.C. Boards’

Hundreds are expected to participate in this signature HERO Walk. The fifth Annual John R. Elliott HERO Walk is scheduled to ‘hit the boards’ on Sunday, October 4, 2015, to promote the use of safe and sober designated drivers to prevent drunk driving tragedies. EVENT: John R. Elliott HERO Walk PLACE: Civic Center, 6th Street  … Read more

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Student Raises Funds and Awareness for Designated Driving

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 7, 2015 – Birthdays are always a cause to celebrate. High Point University student Juliette Gabriel celebrated her 21st birthday in a unique way by raising funds and awareness to promote the importance of having a designated driver. In place of gifts, Gabriel asked friends and family to celebrate her 21st  … Read more

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In Memory of John R. Elliott

Our latest video is in memory of John R. Elliott. We hope that it is a reminder for why the HERO Campaign is pursuing ending drunk driving tragedies nationwide. August 26, 2015

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“HEROtini Peach Bellini” Launched at 15th Anniversary Brunch

On Sunday, July 19, 2015, the HERO Society hosted its 15th Anniversary Brunch at Stockton’s Seaview Golf Club and Resort, which marked a milestone for the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers®. Muriel Elliott, co-founder of the HERO Campaign, along with the Brunch Committee decided it would be fun to create a signature  … Read more

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August 7 at the 70th Annual Annapolis Rotary Club’s Crab Feast

The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers garnered a great deal of attention on August 7, 2015 at the 70th Annual Annapolis Rotary Club’s Crab Feast. The event, which was held at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, drew approximately 2,500 patrons. The Annapolis Rotary Club invited the HERO Campaign to set up a tent  … Read more

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John R. Elliott HERO Campaign Receives Grant from Wells Fargo

Ocean City, NJ – July 29, 2015 – The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers® was awarded a $1,000 grant on July 16th by Wells Fargo to support the organization’s mission of service to the community. “At a time when donations from the public and private sectors are down due to the economy,  … Read more

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