Press Releases

USDA and Ad Council Launch PSAs to Help Families Protect Themselves from Foodborne Illness this Thanksgiving

November 25, 2014
“Food Safe Families” public service campaign dispels cooking myths and offers tips to help consumers safely prepare and serve Thanksgiving meals

Grey Honored with the Ad Council’s Annual Top Creative Award for Children’s Oral Health Campaign

November 20, 2014
Publicis Kaplan Thaler and Merkley also win awards at Ad Council’s 61st Annual Public Service Award Dinner, Dinner raises an unprecedented $3.5 million for public service advertising

Campaign celebrates 10 years, 22,000 child adoptions

November 18, 2014
New PSAs focus on the importance of adopting siblings

Second Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment Period Begins November 15th

November 13, 2014
Ad Council and Enroll America Relaunch National “Take Care, People” Campaign Targeting Uninsured Women; Have Already Received $20 Million in Donated Advertising

American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women and Ad Council Launch National Public Service Advertising Campaign to Address a Leading Killer of Women in the U.S.: Heart Disease

November 12, 2014
New PSA campaign aims to increase the urgency and personal relevance of women’s heart disease while offering resources to help women live a heart healthy life

Children's Teeth Tops Parents' Halloween Concerns, According to New Survey

October 28, 2014
Kids' Healthy Mouths Campaign Celebrates National Brush Day® on November 1st

Announcing the launch of Understood: A comprehensive resource to help parents of the 1 in 5 children with learning and attention issues

October 23, 2014
Three-year national ad campaign kicks off for new, free resource that empowers parents through personalized support, daily access to experts, specially designed tools and an online community to help millions of children go from simply coping to truly thriving

New Survey finds that 3 out of 4 Parents Admit Their Kids Forget to Brush their Teeth

October 13, 2014
Kids’ Healthy Mouths PSA Campaign Continues to Encourage Parents to Make Sure Their Kids Brush Two Minutes, Twice a Day

U.S. Department of the Treasury, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, and the Ad Council Launch New Public Service Ads to Reach Struggling Homeowners

September 24, 2014
Ongoing effort urges homeowners with mortgage trouble to learn about free foreclosure prevention assistance through the Making Home Affordable Program

FEMA Unveils National Strategy to Strengthen Youth Preparedness

September 24, 2014
Ad Council, FEMA and Disney launch “Big Hero 6” PSAs to Encourage Emergency Preparedness for Kids

New “Grads of Life” Campaign Launched at Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting to Bridge the Gap between Employers and Qualified Candidates known as Opportunity Youth

September 23, 2014
PSAs and website offer resources, tools and information to help employers connect with unseen talent

New Ad Council Campaign Gives Hispanic Parents Resources & Support to Help Their Children Prepare, Plan, and Pay for College

September 18, 2014
Actors Adam Rodriguez and Edward James Olmos Join Univision Anchors Jorge Ramos and María Elena Salinas in New Hispanic Scholarship Fund and Ad Council PSAs

Ad Council to Implement Mobile Marketing Programs In-House For the First Time

September 17, 2014
Mobile Commons’ platform to provide text messaging to encourage parents to help improve children’s oral health and promote financial literacy among young adults
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