Hello! My name is Madeline and I am a recently graduated senior and former activist on the Evolvement Denver...
Between 2006 and 2010, over 10,000 people died in Denver from tobacco-related illness. Yet, every year, nearly 3,600 Colorado youth become daily smokers.
48% of Denver youth say it would be easy for them to get their own cigarettes. In 2008, 60% of underage Colorado smokers who tried to buy tobacco from a store were successful.
Multiple Colorado communities have passed tobacco retail license laws to protect kids from illegal tobacco sales. Only businesses who are illegally selling tobacco products to minors will be affected by this license.
Hello! My name is Madeline and I am a recently graduated senior and former activist on the Evolvement Denver Leadership Team. Working on the License to Sell Tobacco Initiative taught me a lot about how I can take action in my community as well as about working collaboratively with......Read More