Initiatives

The DEA Educational Foundation is involved in many endeavors to reach the the public, law enforcement officials, and policymakers alike. Below are just a few.

DEA Youth Dance Program

DEA Youth Dance Program

The DEA Youth Dance Program, a part of the DEA Educational Foundation, was established to empower kids by providing a free and positive after-school alternative to drugs through the fun, healthy, and expressive art form of dance. In 2017, the DEA Youth Dance Program will celebrate its 5th year anniversary! Learn More

Drugs: Costs & Consequences

Drugs: Costs & Consequences photo montage

The Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA’s) national touring exhibit, Drugs: Costs and Consequences, is open in Mobile, Alabama. The exhibit, developed by the DEA and the DEA Educational Foundation, opened on February 3, 2017, at the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center. In this interactive exploration of the effects of drugs on both individuals and society, visitors will have the opportunity to explore the history and the current science behind drug law enforcement, drug prevention, and drug treatment specific to Alabama’s local communities. Learn More

Symposia – Trans-Regional Crack Cocaine Symposium

Trans-Regional Crack Cocaine Symposium

The DEA Educational Foundation brought together on behalf of the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), representatives from five South American and two West African countries to discuss the rising problem of smoked crack cocaine base in those countries. … Read More

Mentoring Activities

Our volunteer network of active and retired DEA employees, their families, and friends want to make a difference in their communities. We provide the guidance and framework for giving back through supporting mentoring activities for at-risk youth. These activities include sporting events, arts, tutoring, horseback riding, outdoor hiking, fishing, and more. Learn More

  • Give Now to the DEA Educational Foundation