CARCHEX Partners with MADD
Did You Know?On average, one in three people will be involved in a drunk driving crash in their lifetime.
That’s why at CARCHEX, we are very proud to announce our partnership with MADD. As partners, our goal is to positively affect change in our community, heighten awareness in road safety, and help teach responsible decision making. “We hope that this partnership helps to bring us one step closer to putting an end to drunk driving,” said Jason Goldsmith, CARCHEX’s CEO. As part of the partnership, CARCHEX will offer exclusive benefits and discounts on all their products and services.
Founded by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver, Mothers Against Drunk Driving™ (MADD) is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking.
MADD also supports drunk and drugged driving victims and survivors at no charge, serving one person every 8.6 minutes through local MADD victim advocates and at 1-877-MADD-HELP. Learn more at www.madd.org or by calling 1-877-ASK-MADD.
If you or someone you love has been affected by a drunk driver, MADD is here to help.
Services are available 24 hours a day, every day of the year through our Victim/Survivor Help Line 877.MADD.HELP.
Drunk Driving Statistics
|Almost every 90 seconds, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash.|
|An average drunk driver has driven drunk at least 80 times before a first arrest.|
|On average, 1 in 3 people will be involved in a drunk driving crash in their lifetime.|
|In 2013, 10,076 people died in drunk driving crashes — one every 52 minutes.|
To date CARCHEX has donated over $85,000 to MADD and will be making an additional donations in support of their efforts to eliminate drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime, and prevent underage drinking. More information available at www.madd.org or by calling 1.877.ASK.MADD.