Churchill Downs Looking for HERO Designated Drivers

June 10, 2015 Louisville, KY — Churchill Downs is looking for heroes – designated driver heroes that is. The world-famous racetrack and home of the Kentucky Derby is teaming up with a positive program to prevent drinking and driving by promoting the use of safe and sober designated drivers. Churchill Downs and the John R. Elliott  … Read more

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More than 130 participate in Be a HERO Golf Tournament

May 13, 2015 (SWAINTON, N.J.) – Bright sunshine shone on the more than 130 golfers who participated in the 15th Annual HERO Campaign Golf Tournament at Sand Barrens Golf Club on Wednesday. Excellent weather – a nice breeze kept away the springtime gnats – made a perfect setting at the Cape May County golf course  … Read more

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HERO Campaign now taking pledges in Kentucky

April 24 (Louisville, KY) – The HERO Campaign is in the spotlight as the presenting sponsor for this years Waterfront Jam. The following is a transcript of Rachel Platt’s interview with HERO Campaign founder Bill Elliott. RACHEL: Well it is party time in the Ville as we count down to Derby, but the family of  … Read more

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North Cape May woman selected as Stockton University HERO of Year

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP – Haley Matsinger, a 21-year-old psychology major, has been named HERO of the Year at Stockton University by the John R. Elliott Campaign for Designated Drivers. HEROES of the Year are college students who have been nominated by fellow students as having made significant contributions toward preventing drunken driving, particularly in the area  … Read more

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Monmouth University announces its HERO of the Year

Renee Orefice, a Monmouth University junior, was named the school’s HERO of the Year on March 6. The announcement was made by Brian Martin, president of the Monmouth University HERO Campaign Club. A psychology and sociology double major, Renee was nominated by fellow Monmouth students. Here’s an excerpt from an anonymous nomination: I am emailing  … Read more

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Vance Joy at the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Waterfront Jam

On tour with Taylor Swift this summer, you can see Vance Joy first at the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Waterfront Jam Presented by the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (NEWS RELEASE) — On tour with Taylor Swift this summer, you can see Vance Joy first at the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Waterfront Jam Presented by  … Read more

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