Monday, June 4, 2012

Operation Storefront

Holcomb Prevention is looking for youth ages of 12 - 18 to participate in educating local vendors on how the tobacco industry targets youth!

WHEN: June 11th - 29th, 2012

WHERE: A Holcomb Prevention Specialist can come to your location OR meet at Holcomb's Office in Media, PA 
During Operation Storefront Youth Will:
  • Learn how tobacco companies target youth to gain lifelong customers through advertising tactics.
  • Split into 2 teams with an adult leader to survey local retailers. Each team will visit up to 6 stores to evaluate tobacco advertisements (types, placement, coupons, etc.).
  • Meet with a store representative to review their findingsand to provide tobacco prevention resources.  
Youth will receive a $25.00 VISA
 giftcard and FREE Lunch/Snacks for participating!

For more information, or to have your youth group participate in Operation Storefront, please contact Kevin Gallagher by email at: or call: 484-444-0412.

Operation Storefront, a program of Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems, is supported by the Health Promotion Council and funded through a grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Tom Corbett, Governor.

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