Still #1 Cause of death on our Roadways

The Mission

of Mothers Against Drunk Driving®️ (MADD) is to:


injuries per year


drunk driving


of fatally injured drivers tested positive for drugs


drugged driving


people killed in 2019


victims of these violent crimes


people killed every year


underage drinking

The victims of drunk and drugged driving crashes are not statistics.

They are Mothers, Children, Spouses and Brothers.

Austin Lockwood

When it comes to sharing stories of people whose lives have been affected by drunk driving, nothing can convey the heartbreak more than the words of a mother who has...

Andrew McMorris

I walk on the pavement and feel the hard cement roll under my sole as I take each step. The air is warm with just a hint of a chill,...

John Michael Patrick Jr.

By Prisca Patrick I was supposed to die first. Not John Michael, my smart, gregarious older brother who was beloved by everybody. I was 15 months old when doctors diagnosed me with...

We are everywhere people are being hurt

MADD has over 600 state organization, chapters and community action teams across at 50 states and each province of Canada. Wherever there are victims, we are there to help them.

Use the search below to locate your nearest MADD office

News & Updates


Mission Moment – September 2022

September 2022 Mission MomentSergeant Christopher J. NelsonEdmond Police Department, OklahomaSergeant C.J. Nelson was killed when his police motorcycle was struck by a utility truck on Broadway Extension at Comfort Drive at about 3:00 pm on July 19, 2022.The utility truck was driving northbound at a high rate of speed when it struck Sergeant...

Press Releases

MADD Applauds NTSB Recommendation for Impaired Driving Prevention Technology on New Cars

“At a time when traffic deaths are at historic levels, MADD applauds the National Transportation Safety Board recommendation that auto manufacturers and the National Highway Traffic...