Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week


Mayor Tommy presented the Red Ribbon Week proclamation to Young Marine Gunnery Sergeant Micenna Brooks of the Etowah Valley Young Marines. The Red Ribbon Campaign was established by Congress in 1988 to encourage a drug-free lifestyle and involvement in drug prevention and reduction efforts. Red Ribbon week will be recognized in the City of Acworth October 23 - 31, 2017, which citizens are encouraged to wear a Red Ribbon to show their support for a drug-free environment.