First Lady Melania announces be best partnership with ONDCP to educate youth on dangers of drug abuse

First lady Melania Trump arrives before the first presidential debate Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland, Ohio. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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UPDATED 10:33 AM PT – Thursday, October 1, 2020

First Lady Melania Trump released a video highlighting her efforts to combat youth substance abuse through her ‘Be Best’ initiative.

In a video statement posted to Twitter Thursday, the First Lady announced a partnership with the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy to advocate against substance use.

The initiative marks the start of National Substance Use Prevention Month and hopes to educate young people in America about the dangers of drug abuse.

Every week throughout October, the First Lady vowed to share stories about youth substance abuse prevention coalitions making a difference in communities across America.

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