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Nov 18, 2015, 15:50 ET Ad Council, el Departamento de Transporte de los EE.UU. y Project Yellow Light suman esfuerzos con la estrella de YouTube Meg DeAngelis para prevenir el texteo al manejar

Como parte de su actual campaña para evitar el texteo al manejar titulada Stop the Texts. Stop the Wrecks (Evita textear. Evita las...


Nov 13, 2015, 11:26 ET Ad Council, U.S. Department of Transportation and Project Yellow Light Join Forces with YouTube Star Meg DeAngelis to Prevent Texting and Driving

 As part of their ongoing Stop the Texts. Stop the Wrecks. Texting and Driving Prevention campaign, the Ad Council and the U.S. Department of...


Nov 12, 2015, 11:10 ET Joel McHale Hosts the Ad Council's 62nd Annual Public Service Award Dinner in Honor of Campbell Soup Company's CEO Denise Morrison

 The Ad Council presented its 62nd Annual Public Service Award to Denise Morrison, President and CEO of Campbell Soup Company, at the...


Nov 05, 2015, 09:00 ET Autism Speaks y el Ad Council lanzan nuevos anuncios de servicio público con animación en 3D y cuadro por cuadro inspirado en la historia de un niño con autismo

Autism Speaks, la principal organización a nivel mundial, dedicada al estudio científico del autismo y su defensa, se unió hoy al Ad...


Nov 05, 2015, 09:00 ET Autism Speaks And Ad Council Launch New PSAs With 3D And Stop-Motion Animation Inspired By The Story Of A Child With Autism

Autism Speaks – the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization – today joined the Ad Council and BBDO New York, the...


Nov 05, 2015, 09:00 ET Autism Speaks And Ad Council Launch New PSAs With 3D And Stop-Motion Animation Inspired By The Story Of A Child With Autism

Autism Speaks – the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization – today joined the Ad Council and BBDO New York, the...


Nov 03, 2015, 06:00 ET National Adoption Campaign Launches PSAs to Raise Awareness of the 108,000 Children Awaiting Adoption and the Need to Adopt Older Youth from Foster Care

 Today, the award-winning Adoption from Foster Care campaign from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, AdoptUSKids and the Ad...


Oct 19, 2015, 12:02 ET National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Ad Council Launch First-Ever Public Service Campaign Targeting Underage Drinking and Driving

As part of National Teen Driver Safety Week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Ad Council announced today their first...


Oct 15, 2015, 13:46 ET USDA and Ad Council Join 20th Century Fox to Help Families Protect Themselves from Food Poisoning

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- In an effort to inform children and their families about the importance of food safety, U.S....


Oct 09, 2015, 16:28 ET YouTube Star Joey Graceffa Partners with the Ad Council to Launch Video in Support of Love Has No Labels Campaign

To coincide with National Coming Out Day on Sunday, October 11, YouTube Creator Joey Graceffa is releasing an exclusive video today to further the...


Oct 08, 2015, 12:56 ET Ad Council, Viacom and Get Schooled Partner to Motivate and Educate High School Students

Next spring, 3.3 million students will graduate from high schools in the United States. But according to new research data, many of these students...


Oct 08, 2015, 09:31 ET Ad Council Announces New Members of Board of Directors

 The Ad Council, a non-profit organization and the largest U.S. producer of national public service campaigns, announced today new members that...


Oct 01, 2015, 09:15 ET Ad Council Announces David Sable, Global CEO of Y&R, as Board Vice Chair

 David Sable, the Global Chief Executive Officer of advertising agency Y&R, was named a Vice Chair of the Ad Council's Board of...


Sep 30, 2015, 14:42 ET MTV2 Gets '#Down2Adopt' Shelter And Rescue Pets During National Adopt-A-Dog Month

 On the eve of National Adopt-A-Dog Month, the network is getting into some heavy petting. That's when dogs and cats will invade the channel to...


Sep 24, 2015, 15:08 ET Former Major Leaguers & MLB Network Analysts Eric Byrnes, Mark DeRosa and Al Leiter Showcase the Importance of Being a Dad in New National Public Service Campaign

MLB Network, Major League Baseball's 24/7 cable TV network, is joining the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for...


Jul 21, 2015, 10:00 ET Keep America Beautiful & The Ad Council Showcase Winners Of "I Want To Be Recycled" Video Contest

What do a myth-busting 4-year old, a bathroom in which personal care products come to life, a talking pizza box and three teenagers with a Ouija...


May 05, 2015, 09:56 ET Winners of the Fourth Annual Project Yellow Light Video Contest Announced

 Today the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Mazda Motorsports, National...


Apr 27, 2015, 10:33 ET Ad Council Announces Creators for Good, A Partnership with Leading Digital Content Companies, Google and Top Creators to Benefit Social Causes

 The Ad Council, the national non-profit organization behind public service communications programs featuring Smokey Bear, "Friends Don't Let...


Dec 10, 2014, 12:20 ET TVB, NHTSA & Ad Council Partner to Prevent Drunk Driving Fatalities During the Holidays

Today, the Television Bureau of Advertising (TVB), the not-for-profit trade association of America's commercial broadcast television industry, the...