PR News Non-Profit Award Previous Winners & Honorable Mentions


Advocacy Campaign and Lobbying Efforts

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Google, Inc. - Crisis in Darfur

American Heart Association - HEART for Women Act Advocacy Campaign

Fallon and CDF - Elect Susie campaign

Impact Public Affairs - TIAC – ‘Opposing the elimination of the VRP’

International Tiger Coalition - End Tiger Trade

    Corporate Partnership/s

    Honeywell and Peppercom - Got 2B Safe! Think Smart, Take Charge!

    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Google, Inc - Crisis in Darfur

    Pacific Gas and Electric Company - Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety

    Rogers & Cowan - Music Rising

    Sodexho Foundation - Feeding Our Future 2007

      Crisis Management

      AZA and PCI - Keeping Elephants in Our Future

      American Veterinary Medical Association - Crisis Management During the 2007 Pet Food Recall

      Underwriters Laboratories - "E85 Dispenser Certification"

      Sides & Associates - AGL Resources Emergency Guide

        Employee Communications

        Brian Woodland, Peel District School Board -Transformational Practices: Working Together for Literacy Success

        Aspen Marketing Services - "TP on Your Shoe"

        Blood Bank of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties - Employee Educational Program

        BT and Limelight Community - BT Community Champions

          Event PR

          Cone and American Heart Association - Start! Launch Event

          International Code Council - Building Safety Week 2007

          Cable Positive - Join the Fight & POP Awards

          JHG-Townsend - Diana Legacy Fund Launch

          JS2 Communications - Outfest: Celebrating 25 Years

          Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism - World Cultural Economic Forum

          Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide - HHS Take the Lead Pandemic Flu Campaign

          The ONE Campaign - One Vote '08' Launch

            External Publication

            Nevada Cancer Institute/Greenspun Media Group - Breakthrough Magazine

            Children's Medical Center - Beyond ABC: Growing Up in Dallas County

            Seattle City Light - Beyond Stewardship: Seattle City Light 2006 Annual Report

            The Allstate Foundation - Domestic Violence Program Financial Empowerment Curriculum

              Fundraising and Membership Campaign

              UN Foundation - Nothing but Nets Campaign

              Central Virginia Foodbank and Meals on Wheels Serving Central Virginia - Community Kitchen

              Cone LLC - Make-a-Wish Destination Joy

              Gish, Sherwood & Friends - "Join The 10,000" Nashville Area Red Cross

              Martz Agency - All-Star Miracle Home

                Interactive PR and Marketing

                Converseon - Second Chance Tree Project

                American Society for Microbiology - Microbeworld Video

                Cone LLC - Alliance For Climate Protection

                AAMC and GMMB -

                Money Management International - Really, You Shouldn't Have!

                Weber Shandwick for Susan G. Komen for the Cure - 25th Anniversary Microsite

                  Internal Publication

                  Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide with the Soap and Detergent Association – The Soap and Detergent Association 2006-2007 Report to the Membership

                  Baylor Health Care System - Baylor Progress

                  The Mount Sinai Medical Center - Inside Mount Sinai

                    Marketing Communications

                    American Legacy Foundation & the ad*itive - truth® youth smoking prevention campaign

                    Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption - Make the List! - America's best Adoption-Friendly Workplace

                    United Cerebral Palsy with BlueCurrent Public Relations - 2007 Elvis Run

                    YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities - The Central Park Challenge - A Day of Hope

                      Media Relations Campaign

                      Colorado State University Office of Public Relations - Colorado State University in the Denver Media

                      Edelman - Bionic Woman Media Campaign

                      Weber Shandwick for Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation - 2006 National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

                      AAA of Northern California - Tahoe Wildfires

                      Caron Treatment Centers - Sex, Drugs and Alcohol Popular with Some Teens on Online Message Boards

                      Jackson Spalding - Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

                      JohnstonWells Public Relations - "A Global Call to Action"

                      Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Innovators Awards at Johns Hopkins with M Booth & Associates - Extinguishing Big Tobacco's Ventilation Claims

                      MWW Group - Breaking the Cycle of Poverty by Eliminating NTDs

                      Sacramento - Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District - Fight the Bite!

                        PR on a Shoestring

                        Philosophy Communications - Live. Love. Laugh. Learn.

                        American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - CPA Ambassador Program

                        Impact Public Affairs - CLA - ‘Launch Your Future with Reading’

                        Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau - Philadelphia Convention Center Demolition Event

                        the bounce agency - Greenville Literacy Association Book Sale

                          Press Releases

                          AICPA- Helping Americans Get on the Financial Literacy Track

                          Guise Marketing & PR - USS Pampanito Submarine 2007 Drydocking PR Campaign

                          Robinson Packer & Wannenburg - "Opening of Good Shepherd’s Rehability”

                          UT Southwestern Office of News and Publications - Napoleon's Medical Waterloo

                            Public Service Campaign

                            Cable Positive - Join the Fight & POP Awards

                            Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Center for Injury Prevention and Control - Choose Respect Initiative

                            CMT - CMT One Country: "The Power of One" PSA Campaign

                            Fleishman-Hillard and NFPA - Danger of Consumer Fireworks

                            Impact Public Affairs - CASLPA – ‘Noisy Toys’ PR Campaign

                              Web Site

                              Nevada Cancer Institute - Nevada Cancer Institute Website

                              Cohn & Wolfe and Starlight Starbright - Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation and Colgate-Palmolive “Fun Center Vote”

                              Women of the Storm

                              UN Foundation - Nothing but Nets Campaign

                              United Negro College Fund, Inc. - An Evening of Stars® Tribute to Aretha Franklin

                                Nonprofit PR Professionals of the Year: VP

                                Ellen Lewis - Sesame Workshop

                                Phil Zepeda, America's Second Harvest

                                  Nonprofit PR Professionals of the Year: Director

                                  Emily Callahan - Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

                                    Nonprofit PR Professionals of the Year: Manager

                                    Tvon-Lourie Keels - Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston


                                      Winner Winner Honorable Mention Honorable Mention
                                      Advocacy Campaign and Lobbying Efforts
                                      Winner AAA of Northern California, Nevada, Utah - Utah Teen Driving Safety
                                      Honorable Mention AARP - AARP Tennessee Choices for Care
                                      Honorable Mention dawson/duncan Communications - Braille Textbook Transcriber Campaign for American Foundation for the Blind and Verizon Foundation
                                      Honorable Mention National Association of Children's Hospitals - Family Advocacy Day
                                      Honorable Mention U.S. Postal Service - New Orleans Absentee Ballot Initiative
                                      Corporate Partnership/s
                                      Winner Xerox Corporation - Let's Say Thanks To Our Troops
                                      Honorable Mention Avnet - Avnet Tech Games
                                      Honorable Mention First Degree - The UPS Store & Mail Boxes Etc. Deliver Some Love: 2005 Toys for Tots Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Honeywell International - Honeywell got 2B Safe Awards Program
                                      Honorable Mention Operation KIDS - "Tsunami Relief Project: Operation Kids & Xango - it Makes a Village"
                                      Honorable Mention United Way of America - Storm Corps
                                      Crisis Management
                                      Winner The Humane Society of the United States - Crisis Management - Hurricane Katrina Response
                                      Honorable Mention Girl Scouts of the USA with CRT/tanaka - Girl Scouts of the USA Issues Management
                                      Honorable Mention Heart Rhythm Society - Heart Rhythm Society Takes Leadership Reins on ICD Crisis
                                      Honorable Mention Washington Hospital Center - "MedSTAR Transport Mayday!"
                                      Employee Communications
                                      Winner Peel District School Board - Picture the future: internal launch kit
                                      Honorable Mention Christiana Care Health System - Smoke-Free Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Oregon State University - University Day Celebration
                                      Event PR & Tradeshow PR/Marketing
                                      Winner American Veterinary Medical Association - Marketing Hawaii
                                      Winner U.S. Postal Service - Baseball Sluggers Stamps Hit Grand Slam at Yankee Stadium
                                      Honorable Mention American Association for the Advancement in Science - Evolution on the Front Line Event
                                      Honorable Mention Drisha Leggitt & Co. Communications - 33rd Annual 'Eppie's Great Race'
                                      Honorable Mention SAE International - SAE International Centennial Celebration
                                      Honorable Mention The Century Council- Girl Talk: Choices and Consequences of Underage Drinking
                                      External Publication
                                      Winner University of Cincinnati - The Ivory Tower and the Smokestack
                                      Honorable Mention Mainstay Life Services - Mainstay Life Services: Life Stories
                                      Honorable Mention National Audubon Society - Audubon Annual Report 2005
                                      Honorable Mention The Nation's Food Bank Network - America's Second Harvest
                                      Fundraising and Membership Campaign
                                      Winner American College of Radiology Imaging Network - DMIST Trial
                                      Honorable Mention Herberger College of Fine Arts - "One Hand Clapping" Fulton Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention National Catholic Educational Association - Child to Child Campaign
                                      Interactive PR and Marketing
                                      Winner National Association of Home Builders - Building Homes of Our Own
                                      Honorable Mention American Society for Microbiology - MicrobeWorld Radio
                                      Honorable Mention Battelle, Pacific Northwest Division -  Threat Alert 2006
                                      Honorable Mention WE MOVE with the Chandler Chicco Agency - Life in Motion Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Rollins College - Rollins College Uses Online R-Journals to Aid Recruitment
                                      Marketing Communications
                                      Winner Christiana Care Health System - 2005-2006 Celebrating Women's Health Lecture Series
                                      Honorable Mention Hirrons & Company - Indiana Unclaimed Public Relations Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Homeownership Preservation Foundation - Hope for Homeowners- Helping to preserve the American Dream
                                      Honorable Mention ImMEDIAcy Public Relations, Inc., Palm Beach County Literacy Coalition, The Palm Beach Post - Read Together Palm Beach County – One Book, One Community
                                      Honorable Mention RDW Group, Inc. - Plastic Bag Recycling Campaign
                                      Media Relations Campaign
                                      Winner Massachusetts General Hospital - "Critical Care: The Making of an ICU Nurse"
                                      Honorable Mention WE MOVE with the Chandler Chicco Agency - Life in Motion Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Colorado State University - CloudSat in the Media
                                      Honorable Mention U.S. Postal Service - Holiday Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention UJA-Federation of New York - Neediest Cases Campaign
                                      Member Communications
                                      Winner National Association of Home Builders - NAHB Nation's Building News Online
                                      Honorable Mention American Veterinary Medical Association - AVMA News Bytes
                                      Honorable Mention CPCU Society - "After Katrina" - A Special Publication of the CPCU Society
                                      Press Releases
                                      Winner Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber - Blitz Jay Leno Day
                                      Honorable Mention Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corp. - Philadelphia: The Next Great Vintage Shopping Destination
                                      Honorable Mention ASU Herberger College of Fine Arts - Press Release-Super Heroics
                                      PR on a Shoestring
                                      Winner Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General - Rural Transportation for Persons with Disabilities
                                      Honorable Mention MWW Group - Supporting Paralysis Research by Making Christopher Reeve Foundation Superman Tags the Hottest, "Must-Have" Item
                                      Honorable Mention Voce Communications - A Forum for Social Change
                                      Honorable Mention Weber Shandwick - STEP-UP - Providing Job Opportunities for Disadvantaged Youth
                                      Public Service Campaign
                                      Winner Marmillion + Company - America's WETLAND: Campaign to Save Coastal Louisiana
                                      Honorable Mention Brooklyn Public Library - Brooklyn Reads to Babies
                                      Honorable Mention WE MOVE with the Chandler Chicco Agency - Life in Motion Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Metropolitan Transportation Authority - MTA Security Campaign: If You See Something, Say Something"
                                      Honorable Mention The Advertising Council - Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving Campaign Launch
                                      Web Site
                                      Winner Dairy Management Inc. with Edelman - Growing the Mom's Network on
                                      Honorable Mention American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - CPA Student Recruitment Campaign
                                      Honorable Mention Louisville Regional Airport Authority – “A New Travel Web site – the First of its Kind in the US”
                                      Honorable Mention Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General Web Site
                                      Nonprofit PR Executive of the Year
                                      Winner Janet Moore, Director of Marketing, Mission Health & Hospitals
                                      Honorable Mention Neal Zipser, Vice President, Communications, MEMA