April 14, 2012

13th and Fee Lane [map]
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN


Promoting the education and awareness of the dangers and issues surrounding addiction and substance abuse, primarily through the use of live music and local resources as a way to connect the Bloomington community in a safe, engaging way!


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Support the Addicted to Music Initiative

Volunteer | Donate | Legislation | Sponsors


Ways to volunteer

interested in volunteering as an individual or with an organization? please contact Marianna Beard.

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From the 2011 concert, $2,5000 was donated to both Amethyst House and IU's Alcohol and Drug Information Center.

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Your donation to support the Addicted to Music Initiative, a program of the Business Careers in Entertainment Association's collegiate chapter at Indiana University is tax-deductible. The Business Careers in Entertainment Association is an Ohio non-profit corporation exempt from federal income taxation pursuant to section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible for United States citizens. For donors outside of the United States, please consult with your tax advisor about whether your donation will be tax-deductible.

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The Jennifer Act


The Jennfier Act has passed, and is now Indiana Senate ConCurrent Resolution No. 7. Click here to read the whole bill.

The Jennifer Act bill will provide Drug and alcohol abuse commitments. Provides procedures for the involuntary commitment of a person due to alcohol or drug abuse. Requires the division of mental health and addiction to maintain and operate or contract for alcohol and drug rehabilitation facilities, including faith based facilities. The Jennifer Act bill requires the law enforcement academy to provide training regarding persons with alcohol or drug addictions, including training for involuntary commitments for alcohol or drug use. The Jennifer Act bill requires the department of correction and county jails to provide alcohol and drug rehabilitation to all offenders with alcohol or drug addictions.

(Reference: Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters. Indiana)

Click here to read the bill, and sign now to help substance abusers into recovery.

Hoosier P.A.C.T.

Hoosier P.A.C.T (Proactive Alcohol Care Treatment) is a procedure that not only enhances student safety, but also saves lives. It allows Indiana University students, both on and off campus, to proactively seek medical assistance in times of need. As a gentle reminder, always CALL 911 in the event of any medical emergency.

Click Here for more information on Hoosier P.A.C.T

RPS Alcohol and Drug Workgroup Philosophy Statement

The Residential Programs and Services (RPS) Alcohol and Drug Workgroup consists of a group of professional staff members and residence hall students at Indiana University. The focus of the Workgroup is to promote the health and safety of IU students, with regard to alcohol and drug usage, behaviors, and campus culture. Our goal is to encourage awareness of choice, personal responsibility and understanding of consequences related to the usage of alcohol and drugs.

The Workgroup will focus on:

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Event Sponsors

Alcohol/ Drug
Information Center

Dean of Students

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