These are our stories…

Our victories, our triumphs, and our tragedies. Learn about why we do what we do. Our cause, our mission is because of these stories.

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March 15, 2022

Cassandra’s Story

Colorado 2021-Cassandra Dawn Gonzales is the child of Teri Hacker. "Cassi" was a loving mother to two beautiful children, she was a daughter and sister. Cassi was a nurse and knew about fentanyl. Cassi's mother Teri first came to Voices For Awareness in search of answers to how her daughter could have been poisoned by fentanyl. Oftentimes, families never find out where the fentanyl that killed their loved one came from. Fentanyl poisonings are commonly overlooked and many victims' deaths are never investigated.
March 15, 2022

Roy’s story

Roy Toscano Poisoned by Fentanyl Voices met Jane Toscano at a Rally held in front of the Chinese Embassy in Washington D.C. The Rally was held to bring attention to the fact that illicit fentanyl is coming from China and killing Americans. Jane shared her story with us about her grandson Roy Toscano. Jane wants others to know that illicit fentanyl is prevalent in the United States and can cause sudden death. Jane is an inspiration to others through her continued work to warn others about the dangers of illicit fentanyl.
March 15, 2022

Phillip’s Story

olorado- Phillip Doyle was the father and best friend to his special needs son. Phillip was a son and brother. His mother Debra shares her story of how a simple medical procedure led to deadly drugs. There are many alternatives to pain management and each patient should be evaluated for care that best suits their medical condition or procedure.

Rally at the Chinese Embassy


Voices For Awareness attended the Rally at the Chinese Embassy in Washington D.C. in August 2021.  Fentanyl is flooding into our Country and it is being made in China and solicited to the United States by the Mexican Cartels. We are losing our loved ones at an alarming rate. Fentanyl is a Drug of Mass Destruction!