Beverly Hills Proclaims August 17, 1991 as Narconon Day
WHEREAS, the Narconon program was founded in 1966 with the goal to successfully rehabilitate people addicted to heroin, alcohol and other drugs; and
WHEREAS, there are now 24 Narconon Centers located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Denmark, Germany, France, Holland, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom treating thousands of individuals addicted to drugs each year; and
WHEREAS, Narconon is fighting the war on drugs through drug education/prevention presentations delivered in schools, juvenile facilities, community organizations, and through rehabilitating those who have become addicted to alcohol and other drugs; and
WHEREAS, the staff and the many volunteers have dedicated their lives to fighting the war on drugs through preventing our future generations from becoming addicted and successfully treating those who are addicted to alcohol and other drugs; and
WHEREAS, Narconon Centers around the world have saved thousands of lives and each day are saving thousands more and Narconon International's worldwide effort to prevent drug addiction and rehabilitate those that have become addicted is headquartered here in Hollywood, California;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Vicki Reynolds, Mayor of the City of Beverly Hills, do hereby proclaim August 17, 1991 as:
and encourage all citizens to continue to work for a more drug free world for our future generations.
Today, the Narconon drug education program has reach millions of kids around the world. For more of the Narconon history.