Our innovative teams are working together to fight the meth problem in Chippewa County. As a result, we are always brainstorming, researching, and implementing ideas that will help solve this issue. Visit often to stay up-to-date.
Current Action Planning
Create opportunities for anonymous tip line and education related to reporting:
- Videos and how to guides
- Crime Stoppers
- Magnets, posters, resources to aide people in reporting activity, fridge cards that ask questions
- Reporting resources for truck drivers, high traffic areas
- Posters, brochures in break rooms etc.
- Provide community education county-wide
Faith and service organization involvement in:
Jails, youth programs, NA/AA, and foster care recruitment
Education and buy-in from businesses related to:
ACES, drug trends, working with people in recovery and treatment, hosting NA/AA meetings, and job coaching
Projects and Achievements
Completed numerous presentations related to the campaign to service groups, organizations, and stakeholders
Ongoing Distributed Articles
Distributed articles related to the campaign and published in newsletters, sent to stakeholders, volunteers, etc.
November 2021 Nominated for the L. ANTHONY SUTIN AWARD FOR INNOVATIVE LAW ENFORCEMENT AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS.
October 2021 Thanked Area Law Enforcement
Handed out 200+ Thank You cards to area law enforcement officers and their support staff for their dedication to the Chippewa Valley, and fighting the war on drugs with us.
September 2021 Testify at Assembly Committee Meeting
Testified in front of the Wisconsin Assembly Committee “Substance Abuse & Prevention” Meeting in Madison, WI.
July 2021 Community Presence
Began volunteering as a campaign at various community events including Agnes Table, National Night Outs, Parades
June 2021 Legislative Sit-Down
Met with Representative Jesse James along with volunteers from the campaign and people with lived experience to share stories, needs etc. Invited to Madison to discuss further.
May 2021 Crime Stoppers
Began process for creating a Crime Stopper in Chippewa County to help with prevention and education of the community
May 2021 Action Planning
Post pandemic action planning with core team and volunteers to refine next steps
February 2020 Dollar Dazzle Fundraiser
Participated in a fundraising event for the campaign
January 2020 Volunteer Sub-Committee
Formed a volunteer sub-committee and appointed a volunteer chair to assist with this task
November 2019 Community Kick-Off Events
Met with 300 community members at various events to provide education, discuss campaign goals and receive feedback, suggestions, and questions
October 2019 State Opioid/Meth Summit
Sent four volunteers to the state Opioid/Meth Summit with grant funds
October 2019 Website
Created this website to provide information, resources, and education
October 2019 Documentary
Created a documentary in partnership with WQOW which was introduced at community events and placed on the website
September 2019 K9 Cards
Each law enforcement department created K9 cards and placed logo on back for promotion
September 2019 Business Cards for County Tip Line
Created tip line cards to hand out to the public to promote "see something, say something"
September 2019 Hidden in Plain Sight Room
Purchased an educational Hidden in Plain Sight Room with grant funds to use at community events to promote education
September 2019 Brochures, Yard Flags, and Pens
Created brochures and disbursed yard flags to support the campaign
September 2019 Adverse Childhood Experience Trainings
Hosted two community trainings related to ACES andresiliency