Press Releases

“#BeUnderstood” Campaign from Understood.org and the Ad Council Helps Parents Experience Learning and Attention Issues Through the Eyes of a Child

September 28, 2016
Integrated Campaign from Publicis North America Shows the Perspectives of the 1 in 5 Children in the U.S. Struggling with Issues Such as Dyslexia and ADHD

Love Has No Labels Wins Emmy Award for Outstanding Commercial in 2016

September 12, 2016
First PSA to Win the Emmy in the Outstanding Commercials Category, the “Dancing Skeletons” Viral Hit was Created by Ad Council, R/GA, and Mindride

Ad Council Announces Game for Good, A Collaboration with Leading Gaming Entertainment Companies to Benefit Social Causes

August 30, 2016
Collaborators including Maker Studios, Penny Arcade, Rooster Teeth, Twitch, YouTube and 3BLACKDOT to support Love Has No Labels Activation at PAX West

Ad Council Launches PSA in Response to Flooding in Southern Louisiana

August 25, 2016
Creative community rallies to launch “Our Turn,” directing audiences to OurTurnToHelp.org to donate to the relief efforts

New Research Shows Nearly Half of American Parents Underestimate the Harm of School Absences

August 23, 2016
U.S. Department of Education, the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, and the Ad Council Partner on Absences Add Up campaign to help parents keep their children in school and on a path to success.

James Corden, Host of The Late Late Show, to Host The Advertising Council's 63rd Annual Public Service Award Dinner

July 26, 2016
The comedian and Tony Award-Winner will emcee the Ad Council's largest fundraising event of the year

Meals on Wheels America and Ad Council Launch First National Campaign to Recruit Volunteers to Serve Growing Numbers of Seniors

July 12, 2016
Integrated Campaign from Anomaly Celebrates Seniors’ Stories; Partners Include Facebook, Upworthy, Pandora, VII Photo and Influencers Meghan Camarena and Baddie Winkle

Best Buy Joins Nation's Leading Public Service Campaign to Improve Package Recycling with Holiday Initiative

July 6, 2016
'I Want To Be Recycled' Campaign Welcomes Best Buy to Growing List of National Partners to Promote Packaging Recycling During Busy Holiday Shopping Season

Love Has No Labels Launches “We Are America” on Independence Day Sharing that to Love America is to Love All Americans

July 5, 2016
WWE’s John Cena stars in new PSAs furthering the message of acceptance and love for all communities across the United States

Shantanu Narayen, CEO, Adobe Systems, to be Honored with The Advertising Council's 63rd Annual Public Service Award

June 29, 2016
Narayen will be recognized for his philanthropic work and leadership of the Adobe Foundation

National Campaign Encourages Acceptance and Support for Refugees in the U.S.

June 20, 2016
The Ad Council’s first ever crowdsourced campaign launches on World Refugee Day

Discover the Forest EncouragesFamilies to Spend More Time in Nature by Inviting Audiences to Take SocialAction

June 10, 2016
New Social Content Promotions from the U.S. Forest Service and Ad Council Campaign Launch for National Get Outdoors Day on June 11

Love Has No Labels continues to extend the message of diversity through brand partners

June 1, 2016
The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo, P&G, Unilever and State Farm® are joined by new partners Bank of America, Wells Fargo, and Johnson & Johnson in an unprecedented collaboration to promote inclusion

Ready Campaign Launches National PSA in Mandarin with Los Angeles Station LA 18 KSCI

May 16, 2016
Ad Council and FEMA's Emergency Preparedness Campaign Releases Translated PSA to Reach Mandarin Speakers with Important Preparedness Message
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