Bridgeport, PA 714

Drug Awareness Program

The Elks National Drug Awareness Program - the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States. We are very proud of our dedicated army of volunteers who freely give their time and talents to this most noble cause.


The Elks are committed to eliminating the use and abuse of illegal drugs by all members of society and believe that in order to ensure a bright future for our country, it is essential that our children be raised in a drug-free environment.


Drug Awareness Youth Contests

The theme for the 2024-2025 DAP contests will be announced soon!


DAP Poster Contest

Open to all students in 3rd through 5th grade

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DAP Essay Contest

Open to students in 6th through 8th grade

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Red Ribbon Week


Red Ribbon Week is the last week of October every year. At the end of every October, millions of Americans dawn red ribbons in memory of Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena. Members pledge to lead drug free lives. The Bridgeport Elks do many activities and promote Red Ribbon Week annually.

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