Trevor G. Browne HS spends World No Tobacco Day in the Park

Youth Coalition has Community Fair in Local Park to support Smokefree Parks and Giving Up the Habit for Good

May 31, 2014

 

STAND Youth coalition members, local leaders, members of the community and vendors came together in El Oso Park in west Phoenix to celebrate World No Tobacco Day, an annual event to promote quitting and preventing tobacco use.

State representative Mark Cardenas (D-19, Center) and Vania Guevara from Phoenix City Councilman Daniel Valenzuela's office (lower right) Pose with Youth Coalition members.

State representative Mark Cardenas (D-19, Center) and Vania Guevara from Phoenix City Councilman Daniel Valenzuela’s office (lower right) Pose with Youth Coalition members.

As part of the community fair the Youth Coalition participated in the City of Phoenix’s “Adopt a Park” program, and will engage in cleanup activities at the park.

STAND members receive a certificate as part of the "Adopt a Park" program from the City of Phoenix.  Members will assist in the cleanup and maintenance of the park.

STAND members receive a certificate as part of the “Adopt a Park” program from the City of Phoenix. Members will assist in the cleanup and maintenance of the park.

Fox10 Phoenix came to cover the event and interviewed STAND members

Fox10 Phoenix came to cover the event and interviewed STAND members

Participants Designed T-shirts with anti-tobacco messages at one of the booths.

Participants Designed T-shirts with anti-tobacco messages at one of the booths.

 

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