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Sep 27, 2017, 10:35 ET El Departamento de Manejo de Emergencias de la Ciudad de Nueva York recomienda estar preparado todos los meses

Cuatro de cada diez neoyorquinos dicen que no se sienten preparados para una emergencia como un desastre natural, un incendio, un apagón o un acto...


Sep 27, 2017, 09:59 ET FEMA exhorta a la preparación todos los meses

Todos los desastres naturales, incluso los recientes huracanes, son un recordatorio de cuán rápidamente las emergencia y los desastres pueden...


Sep 27, 2017, 09:16 ET NYC Emergency Management Encourages Preparedness Every Month

Four in ten New Yorkers report feeling unprepared for an emergency event such as a natural disaster, fire, power outage or act of terrorism. To...


Sep 27, 2017, 09:16 ET FEMA Encourages Preparedness Every Month

All natural disasters, including the recent hurricanes, are a reminder how swiftly emergencies and disasters can happen. To address the fact that...


Sep 21, 2017, 07:02 ET New PSAs focus on the importance of adopting teenagers from foster care

New public service advertisements (PSAs) launched today by the Children's Bureau at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)...


Sep 21, 2017, 07:02 ET Los nuevos anuncios nacionales de servicio público (PSA, por sus siglas en inglés) se centran en la importancia de adoptar adolescentes a partir del cuidado sustituto

El día de hoy, la Oficina de los Niños dentro del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos (HHS, por sus siglas en inglés) y la Administración...


Sep 07, 2017, 07:00 ET New PSAs for U.S. Forest Service's Discover the Forest Campaign Urge Families to Take a Tech Break to Explore Nature

To motivate parents and their children to spend more time in nature together, the U.S. Forest Service and the Ad Council today launched a new...


Aug 03, 2017, 06:00 ET New PSA Confronts Hiring Challenges Of Employers And Millions Of Unemployed Youth In The United States

With nearly 6 million young people currently out of school and out of work despite more than 7 million job vacancies across the country, young...


Aug 01, 2017, 12:01 ET American Lung Association and The Ad Council Launch PSA Campaign to Increase Awareness of Groundbreaking Lung Cancer Screening on World Lung Cancer Day

To raise public awareness of lung cancer—the leading cancer killer of men and women—the American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE initiative has...


Jul 25, 2017, 06:00 ET New Prediabetes Awareness Campaign Features Unexpected Animal Videos to Encourage Americans to Learn Their Risk

Building on a successful campaign that helped hundreds of thousands of Americans learn their risk of developing type 2 diabetes through campaign...


Jul 19, 2017, 07:00 ET AARP and Ad Council Launch New PSA Campaign to Empower Millions of Americans to Get on Track for Retirement

Two in five households headed by Americans age 55-64 have no assets saved for retirement, according to the National institute on Retirement...


May 01, 2017, 10:06 ET The Shelter Pet Project Launches New Social Paws Campaign To Raise Awareness For Pet Adoption On National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day

What happens when pets from shelters and rescue groups take over a social media lab to try to get their friends adopted? That's the premise of the...


Feb 14, 2017, 09:41 ET Love Has No Labels Collaborates with the NFL to Create Fans of Love on Valentine's Day

To coincide with Valentine's Day, the Ad Council, R/GA and an unprecedented group of brand partners launched, "Fans of Love," an extension of the...


Feb 01, 2017, 09:00 ET Ad Council and Viacom Launch "LISTEN" PSA Campaign with Facing Addiction, Taking New Approach - and Bringing New Solutions - to Addressing America's Addiction Crisis

The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service campaigns in the U.S., in partnership with Viacom, home to premier global brands in media...


Oct 19, 2016, 20:11 ET Futures Without Violence and the Department of Justice Launch Public Awareness Campaign on Children's Exposure to Violence

Today, Futures Without Violence, in partnership with the Department of Justice, announced the launch of the first national campaign that will raise...


Oct 05, 2016, 11:19 ET Groundbreaking Social Good Emoji Empowers Teens to Take a Stand Against Bullying Through Leading Digital Partnerships for Bullying Prevention Month

The Ad Council's I Am A Witness campaign is bringing together the top digital companies in the teen space for the second iteration of the...


Sep 28, 2016, 12:29 ET La campaña "#BeUnderstood" de Understood.org y del Ad Council ayuda a los padres a experimentar los problemas de aprendizaje y atención a través de los ojos de un niño

 El 78% de los padres cree que a cualquier niño le irá bien en la escuela si se esfuerza lo suficiente. Sin embargo, en realidad,...


Sep 28, 2016, 10:21 ET "#BeUnderstood" Campaign from Understood.org and the Ad Council Helps Parents Experience Learning and Attention Issues Through the Eyes of a Child

 78% of parents believe that any child can do well in school if he or she tries hard enough. But in reality, many children are already trying...


Sep 20, 2016, 12:16 ET Los niños pasajeros que viajan desabrochados están en riesgo

A medida del comienzo de La Semana Nacional de la Seguridad del Niño Pasajero (18 al 24 de septiembre), los funcionarios de seguridad...


Sep 19, 2016, 12:10 ET NHTSA Highlights Seat Belts and Car Seats during Child Passenger Safety Week

 As Child Passenger Safety Week (September 18-24) kicks off, the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Safety Administration...


Sep 01, 2016, 15:16 ET Septiembre es el Mes Nacional de la Preparación

 A medida que las personas cada vez más buscan información mediante sus dispositivos móviles, FEMA y la Campaña Ready...


Sep 01, 2016, 15:03 ET September is National Preparedness Month

 As people increasingly seek information through their mobile devices, FEMA and the Ready Campaign are tapping into social media and other new...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation Launch Public Service Advertising Campaign to Inspire Adults to Finish High School

 The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation today launched new public service ads (PSAs) to support their national Finish Your...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation Launch Public Service Advertising Campaign to Inspire Adults to Finish High School

 The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation today launched new public service ads (PSAs) to support their national Finish Your...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET El Ad Council y el Dollar General Literacy Foundation lanzan campaña de publicidad de servicio público para alentar a los adultos a terminar la high school

 El Ad Council y el Dollar General Literacy Foundation lanzaron hoy nuevos anuncios de servicio público (PSA, por sus siglas en...