Weber Shandwick is proud to announce we have chosen Yesler Community Collaborative as our 2016 Impact Project pro-bono partner.
With 125 offices in 82 countries, our Weber Shandwick team spans the globe, impacting not only the regions and countries we live in, but also the cities and neighborhoods we call home. This year, as part of our effort to play an even more meaningful role in our local community, we are officially launching the […]
Over the past couple months, I, along with several colleagues, have had the privilege of working with Wellspring Family Services, a local organization that provides a comprehensive range of social services to children and families. One of the organization’s primary focus areas is their Early Learning Center (ELC), which provides specialized care and education for […]
Last year, I had the opportunity to go to a tea party… for charity! The event was Treehouse’s annual Tea Party fundraising event at the Norcliffe Estate in North Seattle. I enjoyed an unforgettable afternoon of high tea in the grand ballroom, mingled among thousands of vintage hats (and selected the perfect one to complement […]
Here at Weber, we have the opportunity to work with some of the largest companies in the entire world, representing billions of dollars of assets and millions of workers across the globe.
But sometimes, we get the opportunity to work with clients who, though they may be small, are making a very big difference.
On Feb. 22, Seattle based Real Estate Giant Colliers International launched a non-profit—Everyone Gives, which led to local (Seattle Times) and national media (CNN) attention. The goal of Everyone Gives is to harness the power of social media by prompting giving to go viral. Rather than donating directly to organizations, you use the site as […]
Good storytelling is essential for transmitting messages across different platforms and to various audiences. The use of excellent video is no exception. We live in a world where thousands of nonprofits and social impact organizations are fighting for their messages to be heard. While we might not remember the many newspaper headlines or tweets we […]
It’s great to see non-profit organizations continuing to leverage social media to increase awareness and support for their efforts. One recent standout example is the UN Foundation’s recently-launched Shot@Life campaign. Check out the video below for a taste of what they’re about. Shot@Life is a movement that rallies Americans, members of Congress and civil society […]
A man lay unmoving on the Nairobi roadside, as a small crowd of people gathered round him. I assumed he was the victim of a road traffic accident, hit as he tried to dodge traffic on the six-lane thoroughfare, so crowded with cars, matatus, and motorbikes, so thin on traffic lights and designated walkways. This […]