Not only did they bring home the Gold, they are gold-medal examples for the next generation as advocates of drug-free living in an era when that example is urgently needed.
Residents of Rio de Janeiro, Olympians, thousands of volunteers and the Foundation for a Drug-Free World have joined forces to tackle the drug epidemic with a massive multi-media drug prevention campaign.
Far from being a rhetorical question, an artist and mother of two teenagers is setting her sites on a drug-free country.
After spending 21 years busting dealers, Frank Bianco, with the help of his wife Anne, is determined to educate the community and save lives. With the help of the drug education materials of the Foundation for a Drug-Free World, they are doing just that.
Carmen Margro, once an addict, now heads Foundation for a Drug-Free World South Africa. She says saving lives with the Truth About Drugs is "the best high" she's ever had.
Dozens of humanitarians were honored as Drug-Free Heroes at the 10th Annual Foundation for a Drug-Free World gala
Athletes, city officials and educators team up to bring the truth about drugs to the youth of Hungary.
The 2016 Olympics saw the launch of an unprecedented drug prevention campaign determined to spread the truth about drugs throughout Brazil. The Foundation for a Drug-Free World built a corps of local volunteers passionate about ending the country's crack epidemic.
Five recent letters from teachers, school resource officers and community leaders who use the Truth About Drugs materials illustrate the impact—and urgency—of drug education.
While the Olympics have drawn world attention to Brazil, there are many who are playing a different game—a dead-end game of crack addiction in the slums of the city. The Foundation for a Drug-Free World is working with hundreds of volunteers from local churches and nonprofits to reverse the country's deadly crack epidemic.
Volunteers from the Belgian chapter of the Foundation for a Drug-Free World raise awareness of the drug problem in their country.
Creating partnerships with civic and nonprofit organizations to bring the truth about drugs to the people of Brazil.