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CreateAthon Blog

CreateAthon Goes to Washington
  • Written by Teresa Coles

Not once in the last 14 years did I ever dream of doing what I’m about to do: Go to Capitol Hill to talk about CreateAthon. It comes in the form of the launch event for A Billion + Change, a national campaign to mobilize $1 billion of pro bono services by 2013. This morning,... Read More

National CreateAthon® Week Brings Pro Bono Marketing to Nonprofits
  • Written by Teresa Coles

It’s finally here. CreateAthon®, a national movement that encourages professionals and students in the communicating arts to put their creative talents to work for social good, announces the beginning of National CreateAthon Week on Sunday, September 11. During this week, marketing, advertising, public relations, interactive and design firms across the country will host 24-hour, pro... Read More

Good Luck Fellow Agencies!
  • Written by Christine Tieri

Hello CreateAthoners – we are with you today, tonight and tomorrow – in spirit. The folks up here at smith&jones are doing our CreateAthon next Thursday night. We wish you – and all the wonderful non-profits you are doing work for – an abundant evening of creative ideas, caffeine and chocolate. Best of luck, and... Read More

And we're off!
  • Written by Jennifer Cherock

CreateAthon of the Lowcountry is kicking into high gear! The office elf (a.k.a. Jessica Munday) did a great job of ‘jazzing’ up the office last night to help us get inspired and ready to take on the challenge! Follow our progress here as we navigate the day on our own blog or on our Facebook... Read More

CreateAthon Eve
  • Written by Teresa Coles

The briefs are approved, the teams are set, the refrigerator’s been cleaned out. Now all that’s left is the night before, when you know you should go to bed early but your mind is racing with questions that threaten to keep you up this night, of all nights. Can we really serve 10 nonprofits? Do... Read More

CreateAthon Northeastern Pennsylvania is Ready to Rock!
  • Written by John Dawe, CFRE

CreateAThon Northeastern Pennsylvania is getting ready to rock and roll! cds creative, inc. first signed on and did our first CreateAThon was nine years ago — over the years other agencies signed on and we now work with teams of other agencies and freelancers throughout the region.  We don’t mind – the more folks we... Read More

CreateAthon of the Lowcountry is ready to roll!
  • Written by Jennifer Cherock

Trio Solutions, Inc. has met with our final 5 nonprofits this week and we are THRILLED to finally announce to everyone who we have chosen to work with during this year’s CreateAthon: -The Belle Baruch Foundation -Chamber Music Charleston -East Cooper Meals on Wheels -Friendship Medical Clinic and Pharmacy -Berkeley County Family YMCA We are... Read More