Positive Change - Social Good: Non-Profit
Recognizing non-profit organizations and associations whose communications efforts have effectively driven positive change for society and successfully contributed back to the organization's purpose. Campaigns must show measurable impact and pro
Grads of Life needed a campaign that could transform the perceptions and practices of hiring managers and give opportunity youth a fair chance at employment. 7-Second Resumes was an innovative video format that broke through short attention spans and highlighted the overlooked life skills of these youth. By significantly increasing candidate familiarity and perceptions, we grew average monthly web inquiries from 2 to 45 and changed the way companies view nontraditional talent.
Brand: Grads of Life
Client: Grads of Life
Fighting hate speech through awareness, education or yelling doesn’t work, it just fuels it. Instead, we built an AI-driven bot that identifies hate speech on Twitter, and then sends an automated reply to hate speech authors that they needed to make an impossible decision: retweet and fund a donation to an anti-hate organization or delete their tweet. To date, 9 million fewer people have been exposed to hate speech on Twitter.
Client: Life After Hate
Agency: POSSIBLE - Seattle
National Down Syndrome Society, C21 Dinner
People with DS are among the most discriminated groups in the US, held back by multiple laws that prevent them from living independent lives. As a result, NDSS functions as a human rights organization with a mission to create change through legislation and advocacy. This case not only challenged and changed the way lawmakers see people with DS, it helped pass a law that brings independence within reach.
Brand: National Down Syndrome Society
Client: National Down Syndrome Society
Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi New York