The Tobacco Prevention Program at the Florida Department of Health in Hendry, along with the (Students Working Against Tobacco) SWAT youth, gave a presentation about the effects of secondhand smoke on children in vehicles to the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners.
The SWAT youth were looking to pass a County resolution against smoking in vehicles with children present.
The resolution passed on August 22, 2017.
Pictured from left to right: (Front Row) Tobacco Prevention Specialist, Crystal Gomez, SWAT youth members, Khamari Turner, Lauren Adams, and Lily Paniagua. (Back Row) Hendry County Board of County Commissioners: Mitchell Wells, Emma Byrd, Michael Swindle, Darrell Harris, and Karson Turner.
Photo by: Joseph Pepe