May 2021

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March 2021

Monthly Meeting w/ Shana Malone

The results are in! We had a great amount of participation for the Community Views Survey series. Please join us as Shana Malone shares our findings. How to Join | Sign up for our newsletter on our website and you’ll receive an email with the link to join our Microsoft Teams meeting before it...


January 2021

Community Dispose-a-Med Drive-Thru

Come by and drop off your unused prescription medication. This will help keep young ones and teens from misusing them. See you there! For more info & resources, visit: & When: Saturday | January 30, 2021 @ 10 AM — 2 PM Where: Buckeye Police Department Verrado/Yuma & Watson Rd. Areas 21699 W....




Posted on 7/1/21

What if I told you the new gateway to addiction is something that cannot be smoked, swallowed, snorted, or injected; and your child may have been exposed to it and not even know it. The cartels cannot make it and dealers cannot sell it, but it is still prevalent in society. You as a parent...


This is Why I Carry

Posted on 6/1/21

I carry it because my friend was not a junkie. I carry it because the doctor said it was safe. I carry it because others do not. I carry it for your child. I carry it for over 70 Arizona youth that died last year and wished someone carried it. Plain and simple, I carry...


Catch Me

Posted on 5/11/21

The WOW Coalition and Youth4Youth are working with 8th graders at multiple local schools helping youth develop social-emotional life skills. The program called THRIVE, is a resiliency program designed to empower teens with knowledge and tools to divert high-risk behavior and thrive in today’s culture.  Today’s lesson was “Identifying Emotions,” teaching youth how to name what...



WOW is a community-based coalition that promotes safe and healthy choices by presenting a targeted message with a special focus on reducing alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug use in Buckeye among youth.

We seek to educate our community and implement environmental strategies that give every kid in Buckeye the opportunity to live a drug-free life.

WOW is a collaborative and cross-cultural effort represents different community sectors in the City of Buckeye including Behavioral Health, Business, Citizens, Civic, Education, Faith-based Organizations, Government, Health Care, Law Enforcement, Parents, Youth, and Youth Serving Organizations.  Coalition membership is open to any interested individual.

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The Way Out West Coalition is funded by the Buckeye Police Department in partnership with Youth4Youth.