Social Impact of PR and communications revealed

The first ever analysis of the social impact of PR and communications agencies has revealed that 80% of practitioners have helped meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through their work. Of the 17 UN SDGs, four stood out as the most popular. Over 35% said their work was helping to achieve gender equality, with similar numbers reporting they have helped ensure healthy lives, promote sustainable economic growth and build resilient communities. Launched by the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) Council, the survey of PR professionals has revealed that…

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Muscular Dystrophy Association Launches Multi-Faceted ALS Awareness & Fundraising Campaign Leading the Way for Life-Saving ALS Research & Care

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) launched an extensive campaign to raise awareness about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), with a focus on how innovative research and technology are bringing researchers one step closer to the next breakthrough and how MDA’s multidisciplinary Care Center network is extending patients’ lives. “ALS is a devastating disease that doesn’t discriminate,” said MDA President & CEO Lynn O’Connor Vos. “Anytime anyone is diagnosed with ALS, MDA is here, supporting patients, families, and caregivers – and has been for nearly 70 years. This is an unprecedented time…

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