Social Cause (141)
Calling all helping hands
After an earthquake hit the city of Van in southeast Turkey, a lot of initiatives were put into place to help rebuild the devastated area. The mobile phone company Turkcell decided to contribute and support projects in the educational sector. They launched a campaign on social responsibility hoping to garner the support of people across the country to help.
Why it matters
When a natural disaster hits, there’s usually a strong sense of unity in society. While we often see people engaging and helping one another, should brands have a more important role to play to heighten social awareness?
17. May 2012
The non-profit organisation African Angel recently displayed a billboard in Dusseldorf of an African boy in a village. By scratching the board with a coin, a new picture was revealed showing how donations could change his life.
Crowdvoice is a user-powered online platform that aggregates voices of protest from around the world. Anyone can post content by pasting an URL and the platform compiles each cause into a “Voice”.