Drug-Free Living: MaKayla Barstow

Check out our new series where we highlight teens from across the country who choose a drug-free lifestyle.

In the video below, MaKayla Barstow, a Connecticut teen who is very active in her community, talks about the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. As a member of the Young Marines program - she actually won Division 1 "Young Marine of the Year" earlier this year - MaKayla has been involved in several local drug use prevention activities.

She also gives advice to teens struggling with peer pressure. Watch below.

 

 

Learn more about the Young Marines program and how you can get involved!