Founded in 1981, SADD stands for Students Against Destructive Decisions and they are the nation's premier youth health and safety organization. SADD empowers young people with tools and resources needed to confront the risks and pressures they face every day including substance abuse, impaired and distracted driving, mental health issues and more. Through informed programming and a national peer-to-peer network, SADD is shaping young people into leaders and advocates for youth health and safety in their schools and communities. There are hundreds of thousands of active SADD chapters across all 50 states and millions of successful alumni. Missouri is no exception! Over 60 chapters in Missouri are doing great things around the state!