Jessica Placencia
Marketing Manager
PR News

PR News' Nonprofit Awards Finalists Announced; Winners Will Be Announced at the
CSR & Nonprofit Awards on March 20 in D.C.
The Nonprofit Awards finalists represent the most talented communicators and teams in the nonprofit sector. PR News will commend their successes at an awards luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. January 10, 2018—PR News unveiled the list of Nonprofit Award finalists and will highlight their achievements at an awards luncheon on March 20 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Event guests will enjoy a reception, a three-course meal and ample time to connect with leading professionals in the communications field.

Finalists include professionals at the following organizations:

  • Agency 451
  • America's Promise Alliance
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
  • American Cheese Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Medical Association
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • Ann Arbor SPARK
  • ARCOR Foundation
  • Black Rock Group
  • Brinker International, Inc.
  • Charity Navigator
  • Children's Health
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
  • CompTIA
  • CooperKatz & CoCounterpart International
  • DC Public Library
  • ECMC Group
  • Edelman
  • Educational Alliance
  • Effect Burson-Marsteller
  • FleishmanHillard
  • Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce
  • GMMB
  • Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
  • Hong Kong Tourism Board
  • Indiana University Health
  • International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans


  • IU Health
  • JED Foundation and Makovsky
  • Jhpiego
  • KCET
  • Link Media Group
  • Kenneth Rainin Foundation
  • MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
  • McCabe Message Partners
  • Milton Hershey School
  • MP&F Public Relations
  • NACE International
  • National Beer Wholesalers Association
  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • Ogilvy
  • Partnership for Public Service
  • Porter Novelli Atlanta
  • Princeton HealthCare System
  • Purchase College, SUNY
  • Red Couch Stories & Encore Public Relations
  • Riverside Unified School District
  • Share Our Strength
  • Spark Growth
  • Tax Analysts
  • The Humanized Internet
  • The MetroHealth System
  • The TASC GroupUnited Nations Foundation
  • United Way Worldwide
  • Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board
  • Vrge Strategies




View the finalists online at:

In addition to celebrating the CSR Award finalists, PR News will also honor the Nonprofit Award finalists. The awards luncheon event is open to all professionals and individual tickets along with tables of 10 are available for purchase. Organizations can purchase a Celebration Package, which includes a table of 10 with priority seating, a half-page ad in the program guide, two bottles of champagne and an extra award for winners and honorable mentions.

For questions regarding the PR People Awards, contact Jessica Placencia at For awards luncheon sponsorship inquiries, contact Katie Sullivan at

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