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Oct 21, 2019, 10:00 ET NSFW (Not Safe for Wheels): DoSomething.org and Chevrolet Launch New Road Safety Campaign For Teens With Support From Actor Kevin Quinn

Everyone has that friend whose habits are NSFW...Not Safe for Wheels. In 58% of teen vehicle crashes, teen drivers were seen engaging in potentially...


Oct 01, 2019, 13:21 ET DoSomething.org & CVS Health Foundation Partner on a #TBT-Style Anti-Vaping Campaign Featuring Silentó, the Artist Best Known for "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)"

There are some hits we should bring back. But when it comes to e-cigs, that's a hit we shouldn't take. E-cig, vapes, and JUUL are trying to bring...


Sep 24, 2019, 10:00 ET DoSomething.org Announces 'Get Out the Vote' Initiative to Register Young Americans for 2020 U.S. Presidential Election

DoSomething.org, the largest organization dedicated to mobilizing young people for social change, is embarking on a national voter registration and...


Sep 10, 2019, 12:38 ET DoSomething.org and Hollister Partner for Back-to-School Anti-Bullying Campaign

For students, going back to school can be super exciting (!!!), and also super stressful. One big reason is bullying, or even just anxiety at the...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET DoSomething.org and Jason Genao, Star of Netflix's On My Block, Join Forces To Promote Safe Driving for Teens

Question: If a ______ is too tight, that's a problem. If it's too loose...that's a bigger problem. What is it? Answer: A seat belt. (Duh! What did...


Jun 05, 2019, 07:00 ET My Black is Beautiful - A Platform Powered by Procter and Gamble - Challenges Dictionaries To #RedefineBlack

"Dirty." "Angry." "Evil." These are three words dictionaries still use to define the word "Black." My Black Is Beautiful – a platform created by a...


Jun 03, 2019, 15:51 ET Green Your Getaway! DoSomething.org and Cotton Launch National Campaign to Promote Sustainable Travel This Summer

Everyone knows a young person going to camp, the beach, the lake, the theme park, a road trip, or just kicking back on a staycation this summer....


Apr 08, 2019, 11:24 ET DoSomething.org Launches Take Back the Prom Campaign, Powering Student-Created National Map of Prom Discrimination Based on Race, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

"I'm white, my boyfriend is black, and I wasn't allowed to take him to prom." "A female friend of mine wanted to take her girlfriend to prom, and the ...


Apr 03, 2019, 15:51 ET DoSomething.org Launches Merit Over Money Campaign, Thousands of Young People Demand That Ivy League Universities End Legacy & Donor Preferences in Admissions

The recent college admissions scandal, involving actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman, exposed 50 people who bribed and cheated to get their...


Dec 27, 2018, 11:57 ET Beyoncé, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Reese Witherspoon, and Troye Sivan Among Those Named to DoSomething.org's 2018 Celebs Gone Good List

DoSomething.org, the largest not-for-profit exclusively for young people and social change, announced its 10th annual Celebs Gone Good list, which...


Dec 26, 2018, 12:31 ET DoSomething.org Helps Power Historic Youth Voter Turnout, the Largest Crowdsourced Anti-Bullying Guide, and a National Campaign Against E-Cigarettes

DoSomething.org, the largest not-for-profit exclusively for young people and social change, wrapped up its year of campaigns on a high. Together with ...


Dec 18, 2018, 10:55 ET Marsai Martin, Star of ABC's 'Black-Ish,' Helps Launch National Campaign to Fight Bullying and Social Isolation

1 in 5 students experiences bullying, often for the passions and interests that make them who they are. That's why Black-ish star Marsai Martin has...


Oct 30, 2018, 12:27 ET Diego Tinoco Helps Launch "Friends On Lock," DoSomething.org's National Campaign Against Impaired Driving

Problem: Road crashes are the leading cause of death for young people in the US. Another problem? Warnings from parents and scare tactics from ads...


Oct 25, 2018, 10:47 ET "Escape the Vape!" Joel Courtney Helps Launch DoSomething.org's National Campaign Against E-Cigarettes

True or false: A single JUUL pod contains as much nicotine as an entire pack of cigarettes. True. There's a lot you -- and an entire generation of...


Oct 09, 2018, 10:47 ET DoSomething.org Launches First Ever National Absentee Ballot Day

Whether you're at home or far away, your vote counts! With absentee deadlines closing soon, it's time to act – and turn your opinion into action to...


Jul 10, 2018, 10:37 ET "Brake It Down"! Chevrolet & DoSomething.org Partner With David Mazouz for Safe Driving Campaign

How well do you know your best friend? What's their favorite snack on a road trip? What musician are they most likely to play in the vehicle? And...


Jun 19, 2018, 10:33 ET NBA's Jeremy Lin Fights Bullying Through DoSomething.org's "You've Got the Power" Campaign

Jeremy Lin has spent his entire career overcoming haters, doubters, and bullies. Now, through a groundbreaking campaign, he's inspiring a generation...


May 09, 2018, 10:00 ET Power Rangers & DoSomething.org Partner to Launch "You've Got The Power" Campaign

Bullying stops within 10 seconds of someone intervening, but 85% of the time, no one intervenes. A major reason they don't intervene? They don't know ...


Apr 12, 2018, 02:26 ET DoSomething.org Partners With Sari Arambulo of NBC's AP Bio Encouraging College Students to "Save The Mascots"

Over half of Americans think a tobacco-free campus is important when applying to a college or university. But did you know that 3,273 campuses still...


Mar 27, 2018, 11:29 ET Johnson & Johnson, Be The Match, and DoSomething.org Team Up With Duo Ayo & Teo For Give a Spit About Cancer Campaign

According to the American Cancer Society, in 2018, there will be an estimated 1,735,350 new cancer cases diagnosed. Of that figure, an estimated...


Mar 02, 2018, 09:01 ET Mandy Moore Partners With Garnier And DoSomething.org To Become The Face Of The Rinse, Recycle, Repeat Campaign And Help Divert 1 Million Beauty Product Empties From Landfills This Year

Nearly half of Americans do not recycle their beauty and personal care products, which is why they account for a significant amount of waste found in ...


Feb 01, 2018, 04:08 ET OZY Media And DoSomething.org Team Up To Create A National Movement For Good

OZY Media, the daily information source for important stories told nowhere else, and DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and...


Jan 23, 2018, 10:20 ET DoSomething.org Premieres The Anti-Food Waste Kitchen, Starring Actress AnnaSophia Robb

DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and social change announces "Feeding Better Futures" in partnership with General Mills...


Dec 26, 2017, 12:54 ET Chance The Rapper and Colin Kaepernick are among DoSomething.org's 2017 Celebs Gone Good List

DoSomething.org, one of the largest organizations for young people and social change, announces its tenth annual Celebs Gone Good list. Celebs Gone...


Dec 05, 2017, 09:24 ET DoSomething.org and truth® Partner With Actor Dexter Darden for #MyBigRegret

Planking. Spending too many hours playing video games. Watching an entire season of Game of Thrones in one sitting. There will always be regrets. But ...