Each year, Next Era partners with high school clubs across Louisiana. Once a club is accepted into the Next Era Partner Program, Next Era recruits and trains students to work on campaigns promoting a tobacco-free Louisiana. The program is open to all students at that school. By participating in the Next Era program, your club or school can earn some cash. Learn more below.
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Being part of Next Era means that you are an activist fighting for Louisiana’s future by promoting a tobacco-free state…and having fun while doing it. We do this by:

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