According to the National Center of Drug Abuse, 20.5% of Illinois adults binge drink at least once per month with the median number of drinks per binge being just over 5.
Sarah Marion and Laura Goodale-Platt with The AF (Alcohol-free) Social joined ABC 7 Eyewitness News. They came on the newscast to talk more about their Facebook group for sober and sober-curious women.
The pair started the Facebook group back in 2022. If you would like to join in on the alcohol-free event, click here.