Candy Lightner (Candace Lightner): Founder of MADD

Candy Lightner (Candace Lynne Lightner) founded Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). Lightner was born on May 30, 1946 in Pasadena, California, where she graduated from high school. After attending American River College, she married Steve Lightner and had three children. I. Tragedies A drunken driver rear-ended Candy Lightner’s car when her daughter Serena was 18 …

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