HOW IS ASAP FUNDED?
ASAP receives funding from the federal Drug Free Communities Support Program, funded by ONDCP and SAMHSA. This funding requires a 100% match: local support is imperative to keep these federal dollars coming. For more information, visit http://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp/drug-free-communities-support-program.
ASAP receives substance abuse block grant funds for Established Coalitions through the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. For more information, visit http://tn.gov/mental/A&D/index.html.
ASAP receives funding from the STOP (Sober Truth on Preventing Underage Drinking) Act, funded by SAMHSA.
ASAP receives funding from the Governor’s Highway Safety Office Highway Grant. Federal funds are distributed by the GHSO through grants awarded to agencies participating in behavioral programs. Federal funding for these behavioral programs originated under the Highway Safety Act of 1966 and are administered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an administration of the US Department of Transportation.
ASAP relies on community members and local businesses for financial support.