We are honored to have been nominated for Non Profit Of The Year and are so excited to attend the awards ceremony with Evergreen Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, March 6th at the Evergreen Elks Lodge. Please come support Drive Smart that evening!
DRIVE SMART is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing traffic related fatalities and injuries. We accomplish this by developing solutions to transportation safety issues and changing driving attitudes and behaviors, in partnership with schools, businesses, civic, community and government agencies.
This chapter was established in 1993 using CDOT funding through Drive Smart Colorado. Since then, Drive Smart has achieved sustainability and received national, state and local recognition for its work.
It is our philosophy that ‘It takes a generation to make a change’. We feel that our steady influence in the community allows to achieve our ultimate goal of saving lives one driver at a time, one car seat at a time, one booster seat at a time, one seat belt at a time, one vehicle at a time, one pedestrian at a time, one stop light at a time.
Warning for parents: Why bulky winter coats and car seats don’t mix Morgan Brasfield TODAY contributor Nov. 18, 2013 at 8:05 AM ET It’s an easy mistake to make. You’re running out the door in icy temperatures and you throw a chunky winter coat on your child before jumping into the car. But what’s cozy for […]
May 8, 2013 – Traffic Safety - STATEWIDE — Motorcycle crashes killed 82 riders and passengers on Colorado’s roads last year and over two-thirds of those killed (69%) were not wearing a helmet, so the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is reminding riders they have a choice to wear gear to prevent deadly crashes. May marks Motorcycle […]
Sunday, June 2nd, 9am – Barks & Belts 5K Evergreen, CO, May 17, 2013: Evergreen Animal Protective League www.eapl.com and Drive Smart www.drive-smart.org are pleased to announce their 2nd Annual Barks & Belts 5K Walk/Run on June 2nd, 2013. We were thrilled with the attendance of vendors and especially racers for last year’s inaugural event, […]