Drugs: Costs and Consequences Exhibit Opens at West Virginia Culture Center
On September 7, 2022, a ribbon cutting at West Virginia Culture Center opened the traveling exhibit Drugs: Costs and Consequences. This impressive exhibit – a cooperative effort between GameChanger, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and its educational foundation – is now open to the public through January 15,2023.
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GameChanger Hires Kim Legg as Director of Prevention
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Wednesday, August 10, 2022 CONTACT: Joe Boczek, (304) 288-5924 Joeb@gamechangerUSA.org
GameChanger Hires Kim Legg as Director of Prevention Cabell County School Psychologist Begins Duties Aug. 15
Fairmont, WV –GameChanger has hired Cabell County Schools Nationally Certified School Psychologist Kim Legg as Director of Prevention. She will begin her new duties Aug 15.
A Native of Greenbrier County, Legg holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Continue Reading »
GAMECHANGER CAPS YEAR OF REMARKABLE PROGRESS WITH TWO DAY EVENT AT THE GREENBRIER RESORT
White Sulphur Springs, WV — On June 1 and 2, the Greenbrier Resort was the site of the second annual GameChanger Golf Classic , Prevention Luncheon and Prevention Education Dinner. The event marked a year of remarkable progress for the non-profit organization.
Country music superstar, Brad Paisley joined West Virginia Governor Jim Justice and United States Senators Manchin and Capito for the fundraiser to support the GameChanger Opioid and Substance Misuse initiative Continue Reading »
Brad Paisley Will Be Special Guest at GameChanger Greenbrier Event - Global Country Music Superstar Will Speak at Golf Classic Dinner
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CONTACT: Joe Boczek, 304.288.5924
Fairmont, WV — Global country music superstar, and West Virginia native, Brad Paisley will be the keynote speaker at the second annual GameChanger Golf Classic Dinner Wednesday, June 1, at the world-famous Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs.
The MVB Bank – GameChanger Golf Classic and dinner along with a companion ‘Power of Prevention Luncheon’ is a two-day affair to raise needed funding to implement a c Continue Reading »
Gov. Justice announces addition of Greenbrier County schools to GameChanger
LEWISBURG, WV – Gov. Jim Justice joined local and state education leaders, along with several other officials, for an event today announcing Greenbrier East High School and Greenbrier West High School as the latest additions to the new, student-powered WV GameChanger Opioid and Substance Misuse Prevention Program.
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GameChanger drug prevention and education program being piloted in Harrison County, West Virginia
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Gov. Justice and GameChanger Announce Launch Of Innovative Prevention Education Program
CLARKSBURG, WV — Gov. Jim Justice today joined several officials to announce the launch of a new student-powered Opioid and Substance Misuse Prevention Program.
The program is the first of its kind and results from a service agreement between GameChanger and the world-renowned Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation.
GameChanger is a student-powered, substance misuse prevention movement connecting West Virginia students and the educators who care about them through a coordinated, comprehensive preven Continue Reading »
2021 Change Their Holiday Campaign
Gov. Jim Justice announced today that, for the second straight year, West Virginia Game Changer will be conducting its “Change Their Holiday” promotion. Once again this year, Jobs & Hope West Virginia is joining the cause to help ensure families recovering from opioid and substance misuse are provided the financial means to enjoy a happy holiday season.
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Sen. Manchin, Nick Saban kick off GameChanger event
by Charles Young SENIOR STAFF WRITER, WV News
May 26, 2021
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — Two of West Virginia’s favorite native sons — a U.S. senator and the winningest coach in college football history — came together recently for an event benefiting West Virginia GameChanger.
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and University of Alabama head coach Nick Saban held a joint press conference to kick off The Game Changer Golf Classic and Prevention ... Continue Reading »
Sports celebrities coming to the Greenbrier for Game Changer Golf Classic and prevention luncheon
A team’s worth of football and other sports celebrities — many with West Virginia ties — will be on hand at the Greenbrier Wednesday and Thursday to help raise money for the statewide and national substance misuse prevention program for high schoolers.
The two-day event is the Game Changer Golf Classic, and Prevention and Education Luncheon.
Alabama football head coach Nick Saban and his wife, Terry, will serve as hosts. Nick ... Continue Reading »