Category Archives: MADD

Blog entries relating to my internship with MADD Virginia during the summer of 2011

Internship Success: Summer

Success!  MADD Virginia, where I interned this past summer, received $5,000 based on a grant that I wrote from the Bama Works Fund, an organization run by the Dave Matthews Band – yes, DMB – that gives money to Charlottesville … Continue reading

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Dos meses de locura

Finishing up my eighth week at MADD Virginia, I only have three more to go before I pack up and head back down to Georgia to finish up getting my master’s degree.  After a slow last couple of weeks, work … Continue reading

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Week Four of MADD: Cameroon Connection

(Don’t be shy, subscribe! To my blog.) I spent part of this week mostly looking at corporate foundations for possible funding for a victim advocate in our MADD office. My boss gave me a list of the Fortune 500 companies … Continue reading

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Week Three of MADDness

My third week at MADD Virginia is coming to a close, and I’ve been learning some interesting things. Monday night, I went to a Victim Impact Panel held in the cafeteria in the Virginia DMV headquarters. A VIP is a … Continue reading

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A MADD Summer

Fulfilling my summer internship requirement for my University of Georgia MPA degree, I’m working as a “communications” intern for Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s Virginia state office in Richmond. (I put communications in quotations because I learned today that that’ll be my … Continue reading

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