Drug Free World Named “2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit” From Harlem To The Highlands

Foundation for a Drug-Free World of The Americas Chapter, based in Bayside, New York, and run by Dr. Bernard Fialkoff and Meghan Fialkoff announced today it has been named a “2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit.”

They received this honor by the GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews of charities and nonprofits.

The Foundation for a Drug-Free World of The Americas Chapter, founded in 2006 by Dr. Fialkoff and his daughter, Meghan, provides free drug education and prevention events, training seminars, curriculum, e-courses, virtual classroom, booklets, videos in from Harlem to the Highlands, New Jersey but is part of an international non-profit which operates in numerous countries.

The local chapter in New York has conducted more than 2000 free drug education events including Harlem and mainly in NYC schools and with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development’s after-school programs. They have also trained the entirety of the NYPD School Safety Division.

“We are honored to be named a 2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit,” says Meghan Fialkoff, Executive Director of the local chapter in NY. We are proud of our accomplishments this year, including all of the 1000’s of people who have been able to sign-up for our free online e-courses at drugfreeworld.org

The Top-Rated Nonprofit Award is based on the rating and number of reviews that the Foundation for a Drug-Free World received from volunteers, donors, and aid recipients including one that states, “This organization saves lives. They are professionals and passionate.”

“Foundation for a Drug-Free World is a great example of a nonprofit making a real difference in their community,” said Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits, “Their award is well-deserved recognition not only of their work but the tremendous support they receive, as shown by the many outstanding reviews they have received from people who have direct experience working with the Foundation for a Drug-Free World.”

GreatNonprofits is the leading website where people share stories about their personal experiences on more than 1.6 million charities and nonprofits. The GreatNonprofits Top-Rated Awards are the only awards for nonprofits determined by those who have direct experience with the charities – as donors, volunteers and recipients of aid.

The Foundation for a Drug-Free World is a nonprofit public benefit organization that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions and live drug-free.

No one, especially a young person, likes to be lectured about what he or she can or cannot do. Thus, we provide the facts that empower youth to choose not to take drugs in the first place.


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Through a worldwide network of volunteers and partnerships with more than 800 police, government, and community leaders and alliances, over 62 million educational booklets have been distributed, tens of thousands of drug awareness events have been held, and public service announcements have reached more than 260 million viewers in 123 countries.

Through a worldwide network of volunteers and partnerships with more than 800 police, government, and community leaders and alliances, over 62 million educational booklets have been distributed, tens of thousands of drug awareness events have been held, and public service announcements have reached more than 260 million viewers in 123 countries.

GreatNonprofits is the leading site for donors and volunteers to find stories and ratings of nonprofits. Stories on the site influence 30 million donation decisions a year.

Visit www.greatnonprofits.org for more information.

The complete list of 2020 Top Rated Nonprofits can be found here.

Photo credit: 1-2) Drug-Free World in organizing in Harlem.

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