Project Prom

Name of Board: Asheboro

County: Randolph

Grantee: They do grants announcements and county schools and community college, and the board chooses. Longest-serving grantee is Randolph County Schools — pay for Project Prom, provide location afterparty after prom that is alcohol-free.

Title of Project: Project Prom

Description of project: Prom promises to not drink alcohol, schools coordinate efforts to reduce underage drinking during this time.

Why you chose it: They felt as though, for the money, they could have the most impact going into the schools

Who this project impacted: High school students in Randolph County

Results of project: Schools send a report after 12 months of receiving funds, which includes attitudes towards drinking, best use of funds. They have Asheboro City Schools and Randolph County Schools.