When it comes to fighting Big Tobacco, we provide some of the latest news that will keep you up to date on what’s happening.
We Will Be Heard: Key Message Spotlight By: Rachel Waugh In this issue, we are highlighting our environmental impact's key message: Tobacco industries harm the environment, from the process of growing tobacco to the byproducts from the user. Lately, the fight for a better world is all over the news [...]
Each year, the Start Smart Retreat takes place at Kamp Kaleo where incoming seventh graders from multiple schools in the area participate in workshops over a variety of topics such as tobacco, alcohol and bullying. This year, Rosie Nelson, a senior at O’Neill High School, attended on August 28 and [...]
Introducing the 2019 - 2020 No Limits Youth Board The 2019-2020 Youth Board leaders are veteran members Jacey Anderson and Elaina Riley, both of Auburn, Nebraska. They are joined by Lexus Ascencion (Grand Island), Kaylee Koch (Crofton), Anna Ready (Scribner), Shelby Underwood (Hartington), Kerri Hoesing (Newcastle), Rosie Nelson (O'Neill) and [...]
Event Wrap-up: World No Tobacco Day Youth from across Nebraska celebrated World No Tobacco Day with No Limits May 30-31, 2019, in Lincoln. During the two-day event, we engaged in workshops about tobacco's impact on youth, our communities and the environment as well as celebrated our ability to be active [...]
RICHMOND, Va. — Four youth leaders from Nebraska joined 120 fellow teens from across the country to take on Altria Group executives and shareholders earlier this month in Virginia’s capital for the fourth consecutive year. Organizing outside the Richmond Convention Center and in nearby areas May 16, the group voiced [...]
Event Wrap-Up: Kick Butts Day! By: Jacey Anderson More than 40 Nebraska teens from all over the state gathered in Lincoln for the 14th-annual Kick Butts Day rally against Big Tobacco, part of the nationwide Kick Butts Day tobacco awareness campaign. We gathered Tuesday night for some training and to [...]