The attorneys at Simmons and Fletcher, P.C., Injury and Accident Lawyers are proud to be partnering with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) for their annual Walk Like MADD 5K fundraising event for the Harris County and Montgomery County areas. The Harris and Montgomery Walk Like MADD is the organization’s local signature fundraising event to help raise both awareness and money to combat drunk, drugged, and substance-impaired driving.
There are several ways to get involved in the Houston Walk Like MADD. People can walk individually or organize as teams of friends, family members, or colleagues to increase their impact. Pre-registration is required. For those who cannot attend the event in person, there are opportunities to show support and participate as a virtual walker or contribute financially. The Houston organization also relies on in-kind donations such as food, water, and event-related merchandise and supplies. Additionally, volunteers are needed to fill numerous capacities, from serving on planning committees to working the day of the fundraiser.
The walk will be held on September 25, 2021, at 9:00 a.m., and will take place at Champion Forrest Baptist Church Jersey Village, 16518 Jersey Village Dr., Jersey Village TX 77040. On-site registration starts at 8:00 am and opening ceremonies begin at 9:00 am.
About Simmons and Fletcher, P.C. Injury and Accident Lawyers Simmons and Fletcher, P.C., Injury and Accident Lawyers is a personal injury law firm that has been in business in the Houston area for over 40 years. The firm strives to provide quality, personalized representation for a wide variety of personal injury cases including fighting for victims of drunk driving accidents. The firm is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the Harris and Montgomery County Walk Like MADD event and to be a part of the fight to end the tragedy caused by impaired driving.
About Mothers Against Drunk Driving MADD, now an international nonprofit organization, was established in 1980 by a mother who lost her daughter because of a drunk driver. The group’s mission is to create a future of No More Victims, and the Walk Like MADD event is held annually in more than 90 cities across the country.
Money raised through the Walk Like MADD event will go directly toward furthering the organization’s important work in the Harris and Montgomery County area, which is targeted toward eliminating drunk driving, preventing underage drinking, and serving the victims and families who have been affected by this heartbreaking crime.