Each year, PR News celebrates the individuals and teams making a positive impact through nonprofit PR, marketing and communications campaigns at PR News’ Spring Awards luncheon in Washington, D.C. At this year’s luncheon, held March 22 at the National Press Club, PR News honored the winners and finalists of its Nonprofit PR Awards.
PR News will celebrate the winners and honorable mentions of its 2017 Nonprofit PR Awards at its annual Spring Awards luncheon celebrating the CSR and Nonprofit PR Awards at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on March 22, 2017. The Nonprofit PR Awards recognize excellence in key areas of nonprofit communications, from advocacy, branding and social media to crisis management, media relations and video campaigns.
Winner: United Nations Foundation—Public Affairs Team It was a big year for the UN Foundation Public Affairs Team, as the UN Foundation’s Global Goals Communications Campaign bolstered the public dialogue and increased and enhanced reporting… Continued
Winner: Right Hat—A New Way of Thinking Waynflete School was struggling with the public’s perception that the school was not academically rigorous, too “artsy” and primarily for wealthy families. Although the school was widely loved… Continued
Winner: Edelman—American Lung Association’s LUNG FORCE With few corporate sponsors and an aging donor base that often gave $25 or less, the American Lung Association had to reinvigorate its organization or risk losing staff, eroding… Continued
Winner: Taco Bell Foundation—”Potential” Campaign The Taco Bell Foundation aimed to start a social media movement to empower teens to recognize their potential and graduate high school. Starting last June, the Taco Bell Foundation launched… Continued
Winner: Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals—Champions for Children’s Hospitals The Champions Ambassador Tour is part of an annual program designed to generate awareness of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals), the important work of its 170… Continued
Winner: 92nd Street Y, United Nations Foundation, Coyne PR, Edelman, Fenton, FleishmanHillard, Havas PR North America, Sunshine Sachs, Turner 4d, Weber Shandwick —#GivingTuesday: The Day the World Gave Back Black Friday. Cyber Monday. #GivingTuesday! We… Continued
Winner: U.S. Green Building Council—Top 10 LEED States The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Top 10 States for LEED campaign is one of the organization’s most important and highly visible public affairs campaigns, and it… Continued