You possess a powerful voice when it comes to standing up to Big Tobacco. Use it. We've provided you with some exciting, unique ways to engage with fellow youth advocates, inspire others, and spread knowledge. Learn how you can get involved!
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Tobacco-free policies are an important step in building a healthier today and a healthier tomorrow. Let’s start by supporting tobacco-free places and getting others on board.Learn More
Big Tobacco spends the bulk of their marketing money at retail stores with price discounts. Tobacco products are placed near candy to trick youth into believing that they are fun and harmless.Learn More
Be Loud and Proud
Fight against Big Tobacco! Let Big Tobacco know that you are not a replacement for the people who die from tobacco related illness.Learn More
Ready Set Record Film Festival
On behalf of the Arkansas Department of Health’s Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program and Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the Project Prevent Youth Coalition (PPYC) is proud to announce Ready. Set. Record. Entries for the event, formerly known as Big Pitch, will be accepted September 11, 2017, through January 8, 2018.Learn More
My Reason to Write
The My Reason to Write project is one of Stamp Out Smoking’s youth and community activities. Designed to engage Arkansas students in tobacco prevention and cessation efforts and reduce the state’s youth tobacco use rates, the activity is open to public and private schools in Arkansas. Participants in grades 2 – 8 may submit their entries electronically. Entries are judged in respective categories and are awarded prizes.Learn More
Did your coalition do something AMAZING, INCREDIBLE, or STUPENDOUS?
Here’s your chance to get props for it. Have your PPYC Advisor (you know, the adult who works with your coalition), complete the Shareable Form at the link below. Each month, the PPYC Youth Advocacy Board will review all Shareable entries and vote on the Shareable Winner.
Shareable winners will be notified via email (PPYC Advisor’s email) and will receive recognition on the PPYC website as well as social media accounts. Members of the winning coalition will also get to keep the Shareable TROPHY for a month!
What are you waiting for? Go! Rid your community of tobacco and nicotine one activity at a time and then, GET YOUR PROPS!