Tim Salvesen, a CPA and the vice president of Gridliance, is an active volunteer with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). MADD was formed in 1980 and fights to end drunk and drugged driving and support the victims of these crimes. For individuals like Tim Salvesen who want to assist MADD in its mission, there are several ways to do so.
1. Become an advocate
After becoming familiar with where MADD stands on various policy issues, you can contact your legislators, working to strengthen certain existing laws and pass new ones that will benefit the organization’s cause.
A common way to raise funds is by participating in a Walk Like MADD event or joining online as a virtual walker.
3. Engage in Your Community
You can run information booths or assist in hosting MADD activities. Other options include taking on a leadership role by serving on a local advisory board.