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Aug 17, 2017, 09:00 ET Chef Dan Barber Joins Ad Council and NRDC to Launch Phase Two of Successful "Save The Food" National Public Service Campaign

Ad Council and the Natural Resources Defense Council today launched the second phase of their Save The Food national public service campaign, aimed...


Aug 16, 2017, 07:02 ET Fatherhood Ad Campaign Uses Cherished "Dad Jokes" as Focus

Today, HHS' Administration for Children and Families (ACF), along with the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, has launched a new series...


Aug 11, 2017, 13:37 ET Understood.org facilita el regreso a clases para las familias de alumnos que batallan en el aula

El Ad Council (Consejo Publicitario) y Understood.org se han unido para promover maneras en que los niños y sus familias puedan estar "Preparados...


Aug 10, 2017, 08:10 ET Understood.org makes heading back to school easier for families of students who struggle in the classroom

The Ad Council and Understood.org have joined together to promote ways children and their families can be "First-Day Ready" for the new school...


Aug 09, 2017, 06:00 ET New Smokey Bear Digital-First Creative Highlights Lesser Known Wildfire Causes

In honor of Smokey Bear's 73rd birthday, the Ad Council, the U.S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters launched new...


Aug 09, 2017, 06:00 ET El nuevo material creativo de Smokey Bear, por primera vez en formato digital, destaca las causas menos conocidas de incendios forestales

Con motivo del cumpleaños número 73 de Smokey Bear, Ad Council, el U.S. Forest Service (Servicio Forestal de los EE.UU.) y la National Association...


Aug 02, 2017, 09:00 ET Ad Council Announces David Sable, Global CEO of Y&R, as Board Chair

David Sable, the Global Chief Executive Officer of advertising agency Y&R, has been named Chair of the Ad Council's Board of Directors. He...


Jul 18, 2017, 09:00 ET Ad Council's 64th Annual Public Service Award Dinner To Honor Unilever CEO Paul Polman, Samantha Bee To Host

The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service advertisements (PSAs) in the U.S., announced today that comedian, political commentator and...


Jun 29, 2017, 09:00 ET New PSAs Reveal the "Warning Signs" of Buzzed Driving in Latest Evolution of Longstanding Anti-Drunk Driving Campaign

Over 10,000 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes in 2015 - approximately one person every fifty-one minutes, according to...


Jun 19, 2017, 07:30 ET "Little Ice Cream Truck" Kicks Off Coast-to-Coast Journey to Raise Awareness of Child Hunger

Today in Times Square, Feeding America® and the Ad Council are sending a one-of-a-kind ice cream truck on a nine-day journey across the...


Jun 07, 2017, 09:00 ET Student Winners Announced for 6th Annual Project Yellow Light Scholarship Contest to Promote Dangers of Texting and Driving

Today the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Ad Council and Project Yellow Light...


Jun 01, 2017, 09:00 ET Streamy Awards Partners With Force Multiply To Honor Social Good With Standalone Event "The Purpose Awards @ The Streamys"

Tubefilter, founder of the Streamy Awards and the leading resource for YouTube and online video news, analysis, and events, and leading social...


May 24, 2017, 09:51 ET Ad Council Taps Soledad O'Brien as Co-Chair of the Advisory Committee on Public Issues

The Ad Council, the leading producer of public service communications in the U.S., announced today that Soledad O'Brien, CEO of Starfish Media...


Apr 26, 2017, 10:10 ET Ad Council Announces New Members of Board of Directors

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


Apr 11, 2017, 09:00 ET Danny Trejo Stars in New PSA Campaign Supporting Male Caregivers

Men represent 2 out of 5 of the more than 40 million unpaid family caregivers in the U.S., but very few reach out for support. To help male...


Dec 15, 2016, 16:51 ET Ad Council President & CEO Lisa Sherman to be Honored as a 2016 Responsible 100 by City & State

Lisa Sherman, Ad Council President & CEO, was named to the 2016 Responsible 100 List by City & State. This honor is given to New York's...


Dec 15, 2016, 10:09 ET TV Stations Nationwide Help Make Roads Safer this Holiday Season by Supporting Anti-Drunk Driving PSA Campaign

Last December, nearly one-third of all car crash fatalities involved a drunk driver, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation's National...


Dec 08, 2016, 09:00 ET Love Has No Labels Campaign Launches "Meet John Smith" Video Series with Facebook's Creative Shop Studio

The Ad Council, a non-profit organization and the largest producer of public service campaigns in the U.S., worked with Facebook to launch "Meet...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:14 ET Goodwill® y el Ad Council lanzan nueva campaña de PSA primero en los medios digitales para alentar a los norteamericanos a que "Done cosas. Crea trabajos."

En momentos en que muchos norteamericanos continúan buscando empleo, Goodwill y el Ad Council han lanzado nuevos anuncios de servicio público (PSA,...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:55 ET Goodwill® and the Ad Council Launch New Digital-First PSA Campaign to Encourage Americans to "Donate Stuff. Create Jobs."

As many Americans continue to search for employment, Goodwill and the Ad Council have launched new public service advertisements (PSAs) that...


Nov 18, 2016, 06:00 ET New PSAs Released by Ad Council and AARP Direct African-American Family Caregivers to Resources and Support

More than 40 million Americans are family caregivers, taking care of parents, spouses, partners, and other adult loved ones. To help caregivers get...


Nov 17, 2016, 13:01 ET James Corden and Sheryl Crow Join the Ad Council's 63rd Annual Public Service Award Dinner in Honor of President & CEO of Adobe Shantanu Narayen

Last night the Ad Council, the largest U.S. producer of public service advertisements (PSAs), held its 63rd Annual Public Service Award Dinner...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:00 ET La Campaña Nacional de la Adopción lanza nuevos anuncios de servicio público bajo el tema de "El padre perfecto" para concienciar acerca de los niños mayores que esperan ser adoptados a partir del cuidado sustituto

El día de hoy, Ad Council en asociación con el Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de EE. UU., AdoptUSKids y KBS lanzaron nuevos anuncios de...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:00 ET National Adoption Campaign Launches New "Perfect Parent" PSAs to Raise Awareness and Encourage Adoption of Older Children from Foster Care

Today, the Ad Council in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, AdoptUSKids, and KBS launched new public service...


Nov 14, 2016, 12:12 ET Sheryl Crow to Perform at the Ad Council's 63rd Annual Public Service Award Dinner

The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service advertisements (PSAs) in the U.S., announced today that Sheryl Crow, presented by...