Friends of Partners in Prevention, a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization, was established in 2007 and supports the initiatives of Partners in Prevention (PIP). Through the involvement of the entire community, we are working to create an environment in which young people can grow up healthy, responsible, and drug-free.
Partners in Prevention (PIP) sponsors the Aspire Mentoring Program, Coalition for Drug-Free Youth, Longview Bridges Out of Poverty, and the Unity and Diversity Committee. PIP also conducts poverty simulations and community presentations. PIP co-sponsors the annual crime prevention awareness event, National Night Out in Longview.
This Corporation is organized and will be operated exclusively for charitable, religious, scientific, literary or education purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or of any superseding federal tax law (the “Code”). Within the foregoing, the specific purposes of the Corporation are to: promote and maintain the Partners in Prevention Community Partnership, its programs, and mission to work for a safe, healthy, drug-free community. The Corporation may provide financial assistance to extend and sustain Partners in Prevention programs, support events and activities sponsored by Partners in Prevention, engage in fundraising activities and foster awareness of, interest in, and involvement in the community partnership.