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Make a Pledge this NYE to Celebrate the Smart Way

SOMERS POINT, N.J. –  Last year there were ten traffic fatalities reported in New Jersey during the New Year’s holiday. While many like to usher in the New Year with a cocktail or two, the Hero Campaign hopes to put an end to traffic deaths caused by drunk driving by asking everyone to either use  … Read more

HERO Campaign Pledge and Plunge January 1 in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, NJ (December 12, 2016) – For some, it’s an annual tradition; for others, a chilling new experience. Either way, everyone involved can agree that the HERO Campaign Pledge & Plunge in Ocean City on New Year’s Day is one of the most exhilarating ways to support safe and sober designated driving. Splashing their  … Read more

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Chad’s Champions Raise $15K for HERO Campaign

The list of goals in Chad Michael Horne’s wallet started with the basics: graduate from college, get a job, rent an apartment. Then the dreams got loftier: get married, raise kids, win a Nobel Peace Prize “or two,” buy a home in the south of France, travel the world. The last item on his list  … Read more

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Be a HERO and Take the Pledge Like Shelby

We filmed our new commercial at the annual Ocean City HERO Walk on October 2, 2016, featuring Shelby, the Horne family and many other HERO supporters. Check it out here! #BeAHERO and take the HERO Pledge today.  

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HERO’s Fall Launch at Keeneland

  The HERO Campaign registered 75 new HERO Pledges by fans at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, KY over the weekend. Members of the Kentucky State Police staffed the HERO Campaign’s designated driver pledge table from October 7-9 at the start of Keeneland’s fall meet. This is the third season Keeneland has promoted the HERO Campaign’s designated  … Read more


OCEAN CITY – Jessica Tracy is an unwilling member of a club bonded by tragedy. In 2010, Tracy’s cousin, Chad Michael Horne, 22, was killed in an accident involving a drunk driver. So on Sunday, Tracy, along with family members, walked on the Ocean City Boardwalk in the John R. Elliott HERO Walk as a  … Read more

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