The Comms Council has partnered with the industry’s social purpose organisation UnLtd for the Charity/Not for Profit category in this year’s Effie Awards. This partnership underscores The Comms Council’s commitment to recognising and honouring effective marketing campaigns that drive positive change and support charitable causes.
UnLtd is dedicated to creating social impact by connecting the media, marketing and creative industries with charities helping young people at risk. With their extensive network and expertise in social purpose marketing, UnLtd empowers brands and agencies to make a difference through their campaigns, leveraging creativity and strategic thinking for the greater good.
Brendan Muller, general manager of UnLtd Aotearoa, expressed his excitement about the sponsorship: “We are so excited to partner with the Effies and help showcase and celebrate the incredible work done in our industry to drive positive change in our society. There is so much talent in our industry and we know first-hand the positive impact we can create when we harness that talent and use our skills for good.”
The Effie Awards, renowned for their recognition of marketing effectiveness, will showcase campaigns in the Charity/Not for Profit category that have demonstrated outstanding results in supporting charitable organisations and initiatives. These campaigns have not only raised awareness but also inspired action and made a significant difference in the lives of those in need.
Entries for the 2023 Effie Awards, in association with TVNZ, are now open. This presents a unique opportunity for marketers and advertisers in the charity and not-for-profit sectors to showcase their impactful campaigns and effective marketing strategies, receiving well-deserved recognition for their contributions to society. The early bird submission deadline is Wednesday 2 August, offering entrants a discounted rate. The final deadline for submissions (fees apply) is Wednesday 9 August.
We invite you to join us in celebrating the exceptional campaigns and their positive impact at the highly anticipated awards ceremony. The prestigious event will take place on Thursday 26 October, at a venue to be announced. Let us recognize and honour the outstanding work that has made a meaningful difference in the charity and not-for-profit sectors.
For more information on how to enter your campaigns for the 2023 Effie Awards, please visit our website at https://commscouncil.nz/news/effie-awards-categories-2023