The Next Step Foundation
     Team Brandon

Cari Fonseca
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Team Brandon's Mission Statement
To raise awareness about the life-altering effects of drinking & driving and empower parents & caregivers of individuals with traumatic injuries & special needs to improve their health by participating in programs geared toward exercise, nutrition & self-love.

We know that as The Next Step Foundation continues to grow and gather more friends, we can lend a hand to ease the pain for families. Our goal is to increase awareness regarding traumatic brain injury and advocacy.

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Miles of Smiles
Plans are underway to establish Team Brandon Miles of Smiles running/ walking events for people with traumatic injuries and special needs. The events will be held in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area for Captains (person riding in the chair or needing help) and Angels (person/s pushing the chair or helping the athlete to cross the finish line).
  • A DUI at any age will mess with your LIFE!
  • The penalties for drunk driving are much HARSHER for teens.
  • The list goes on!   Think it won’t happen to you?  THINK AGAIN!
  • Nearly 30 People Die Daily from Drunk Driving! That is 1 person every 53 minutes!
  • Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death in 15-20 year olds.
  • Approximately 25% involve an underage drinking driver!
  • Kids who start drinking young are 7 times more likely to be involved in an alcohol related crash!
  • Teen alcohol use kills about 4700 people each year!
  • You’re legally intoxicated when a BAC of >.08.
  • Do you know that it can take up to 6 hours for your BAC to drop from >.08 to .00?
  • YOUR TOES ARE ALREADY ON THE LINE! If you are under 21, your BAC should be ZERO! Driving is a PRIVILEGE, not a RIGHT! 
August 20, 2001 Brandon’s Accident.
Horrific 4 car collision that killed his best friend.

Brandon on 
life support in a coma.

Brandon had to re-learn everything​.
Don't let this happen to you or someone you love. 

Tragedy to Triumph
 The Story of Team Brandon
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The Next Step Foundation Team Brandon 
1801 E. Crocus Drive  ~ Phoenix, Arizona 85022  
(602) 619-5558

  • Download LYFT mobile app & use DRIVESOBER code for a $25 discount on your 1st ride.
  • Use UBER mobile app for services.

ADDRESS: Miracle League of Arizona - 11130 East Cholla Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85259 Cross Streets are Via Linda and Frank Lloyd Wright

Starting this season, we have a really exciting opportunity for all our families! Our Ambassador Group is in action again and will be promoting and encouraging fitness and health within our community, because getting out and being active is a challenging yet important part of everyday health!

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Miracle League and Miles of Smiles Family Fun Fitness Day 
Scottsdale, AZ, April 19, 2015 - 9am-12pm