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And the Winners Are...

Congratulations to all 27 winners of the Project ALERT State of the Program survey contest! In addition to these 15 lucky gift card winners, 12 other individuals won a Project ALERT poster for their school or organization.

Five grand prizes—a $500 Amazon gift card awarded to their school or organization—went to:


  • Principal Joyanne Hamilton, Innoko River School, AK
  • Dr. Nanci Hanover, Kennedy High School, Granada Hills, CA
  • Reginald Johnson, E. B. Aycock Middle School, Greenville, NC
  • Nicole Raphael, Hillside Middle School, Simi Valley, CA
  • Lori Watson, RN, Browning Springs Middle School, Madisonville, KY


Ten runner-up prizes—a $50 Amazon gift card awarded to the individual—went to:

  • Michele Allocca, Middle Village Prep Charter School, Middle Village, NY
  • Leslie Beasley, a community organization in Pulaski, VA
  • Stephanie Bisordi, Mark West Charter School, Santa Rosa, CA
  • Laurie Blue, Crossroads Charter Academy, Hanford, CA
  • John Cameron, Hudson Mohawk Young Marines, Colonie, NY
  • Stacey Gauthier, The Renaissance Charter School, Queens, NY
  • Stacy Henderson, Mecklenburg County Young Marines, Charlotte, NC
  • Jessie Lanham, Waterford School, Waterford, VT
  • Bao Nguyen, Magnolia Science Academy, Santa Ana, CA
  • Adam Olig, Plainview-Elgin-Millville High School, Plainview, MN


We received over 1,000 responses in our survey, and we appreciate the invaluable feedback on Project ALERT from all of our community partners. Thank you!


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