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The 84

The 84 is a statewide movement of youth fighting tobacco industries in Massachusetts. The 84 represents the 84% of Massachusetts youth who did NOT smoke when the movement began.


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The 84 promotes youth leadership skills by providing opportunities for youth to educate their peers and adults about the tobacco and vaping industry’s tricks and marketing tactics.

CONTACT

TAYLOR MACDONALD
Teen Center Manager
978-740-6667 ext. 118
tmacdonald@leap4ed.org




UPCOMING EVENT

JUNE
12
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Espacio – 105 Congress Street, Salem
Come learn from our 84 Chapter about the tobacco industry’s tricks to target youth in minority groups in our community. There will be refreshments and prizes!





PROGRAM FACILITATOR



Erin Morrissey

Teen Center ELL Advisor, AmeriCorps Fellow

Erin graduated from the University of Rhode Island Master of Arts International Relations program. Her research looked at how women’s empowerment was fostered through education and community mobilization in 28 sub-Saharan African countries. During her MA program, Erin was a Graduate Teaching Assistant where she taught American Politics and International Politics.