Press Releases

Ad Council and TEACH use Innovative Microsoft Advertising to Recruit the next Generation of Teachers

April 23, 2014
Interactive experiences on Xbox 360 and Windows 8 expose millions of millennials to today’s innovative teaching profession

U.S. Forest Service and Ad Council Join 20th Century Fox to Launch PSAs Featuring Scenes and Characters from Rio 2

February 25, 2014
PSAs Encourage Children to Get Outside and Discover the Forest

Enroll America and the Ad Council Launch Campaign to Encourage the Uninsured to Sign Up for Health Coverage under the Affordable Care Act

February 4, 2014
Ad agencies La Comunidad and Razorfish create PSAs featuring pets encouraging Americans to “Take Care, People”

New PSAs Raise Awareness of the 31,000 Older Youth Awaiting Adoption in the U.S. Foster Care System

January 23, 2014
Facebook Chat Today to Provide Information to Prospective Parents and Debunk Myths about Adoption from Foster Care

American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women and Ad Council Launch National Public Service Advertising Campaign to Address the No. 1 Killer of Women in the U.S.: Heart Disease

January 15, 2014
New “Go Red For Women” PSAs, Created in Partnership with Warner Bros., Feature Characters and Scenes from The LEGO® Movie to Increase Awareness of Heart Disease in Women

Ad Council Joins USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah and CIDI to Encourage Support for Typhoon Haiyan Relief Efforts in the Philippines

November 22, 2013
TV, Radio, Print and Web ads Communicate the Importance of a Financial Donation

kbs + Honored with the Ad Council’s Annual Top Creative Award for Financial Literacy Campaign

November 21, 2013
Y&R and Deutsch, Inc. also win awards at Ad Council’s 60th Annual Public Service Award Dinner

Seth Meyers Hosts Ad Council’s 60th Annual Public Service Award Dinner in Honor of Tim Armstrong, Chairman and CEO, AOL

November 20, 2013
Dinner Raises $3.4 Million to Support Public Service Advertising

NHTSA, Project Yellow Light, Mazda Motorsports, NOYS®, and the Ad Council Opens Third Annual Anti-Distracted Driving Video Competition

October 31, 2013
Public Service Advertisement Contest Calls on High School and College Students to Develop Distracted Driving Videos to Target Their Peers

“Be More Than a Bystander” campaign developed by the Ad Council and DDB New York debuts new PSAs for National Bullying Prevention Month

October 15, 2013
Campaign partners also include the Adobe Foundation, AOL, Arcus Foundation, Carat, Cartoon Network’s Stop Bullying: Speak Up Facebook, the Free to Be Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, HLN, filmmaker Lee Hirsch and The BULLY Project, MLB Network, NBA Network and the U.S. Department of Education

Shazam Added to FEMA and Ad Council’s National Ready Kids Campaign PSAs

September 23, 2013
Campaign is first to use platform to connect users to critical preparedness tools and resources in advance of an emergency

Parry Gripp’s New Puppet Rock Band “The Breathe Easies” Star in Music Videos to Help the Seven Million Children in the U.S. Who Have Asthma

September 17, 2013
Ad Council and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Join The Barbarian Group and Buck for National Campaign to Educate Parents about Asthma Triggers

More Parents Report Healthy Tooth Brushing Habits After First Year of Ad Council Children’s Oral Health Campaign

August 29, 2013
New Survey Reveals that More Parents Report Their Children Brushing Their Teeth for Two Minutes, Twice a Day
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