Texting Organization Against Distracted Driving, Inc.
Since October 2010 TOADD, (Texting Organization Against Distracted Driving, Inc)a 501c3 non-profit has been dedicated to creating a safer social and mobile environment by addressing issues relevant to youth regarding appropriate technology use, social health and literacy awareness. From the start of life children are exposed to many dangers, beginning with the car ride home.
TOADD’s vision is to become a global icon known for and dedicated to promoting social health and public safety.
TOADD’s mission is create a safer social and mobile environment by addressing issues relevant to youth regarding appropriate technology use, social health and literacy awareness.
Technology has become a necessary staple in everyday life. Technological devices are used for maintaining connection, monitoring health, financial transactions, sustaining busy schedules and so much more. Mobile technology, specifically, cell phones have many great attributes, but there are also some negative ones. Cell phones have been the catalyst for deadly car accidents, school expulsions and job resignations. TOADD has actively accepted the civic responsibility to help protect and preserve our mobile environment. With over 260 million cell phones users in the United States, TOADD is committed to partnering with others to ensure that these cell phone users contribute to building a healthier mobile environment.
TOADD’s hopes to encourage healthy mobile and social lifestyles, reduce the incidents of injury and death attributed to irresponsible social and mobile behavior, stimulate youth involvement, empower youth leadership and build life-saving partnerships.