Santa Cruz Friday Night Live Partnership

Santa Cruz Friday Night Live Partnership is comprised of the Friday Night Live (FNL) and Club Live (CL) programs. These programs are multi-cultural, youth driven and lead, designed to prevent alcohol, tobacco and other drug use among middle school and high school students. 

Friday Night Live (FNL) promotes:

  • Healthy lifestyle choices in our community.
  • Develops and strengthens leadership skills for positive social change.
  • Organizes student conferences addressing alcohol, tobacco and other drug issues.
  • Sponsors parent workshops on issues affecting youth.


Through the Santa Cruz Friday Night Live Partnership, students can participate in several Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) objectives, which include to:

  • Conduct Worth the Risk? Vision Zero Impaired driving education in collaboration with Friday Night Live
  • Plan and conduct a salon and barber education campaign on alcohol service without license law, to mitigate service of alcohol to minors and limit impaired driving
  • Plan and conduct Responsible Alcohol Merchant Award Compliance interviews in collaboration with law enforcement
  • Conduct "DUI Sentencing in Schools" presentations in collaboration with Superior Court
  • Promote a county-wide designated driver campaign
  • Promote designated drivers and safe rides home