Digital LA is teaming up with Non Profit Effect for a panel on how social good companies including TOMS, Movember, Drop in the Bucket, J.Brand and City Year LA work with their strategic partners to leverage digital marketing & social media for social good. They’ll discuss tips on how organizations can work together to use these digital marketing & social media tools to find strategic partners, coordinate campaigns, and join forces to help each other reach good goals. Also: visit their Social Good Fair featuring our partners Causecast, PHILANTHRO and more!
For tickets: http://sm4sgpartners.event
Scheduled Speakers: This is a partial list. More to be added soon!
Adam Garone, Movember, CEO and Co-founder
The month formally known as November, is when men grow and ladies support a moustache for the 30 days of the month to raise awareness and funds in order to change the face of men’s health. Movember uses social media channels like Facebook and iPhone apps, and its own Mo Spaces to build awareness and grow a global community. Last year the organization raised more than $80M worldwide and to date has raised $174M. Their partners include: Prostate Cancer Foundation, LIVESTRONG, the Lance Armstrong Foundation, TOMS and The Art of Shaving. @AdamGarone @Movember
Caitlin Coble, TOMS, Social Media Manager
With every purchase, TOMS will help a person in need. One for One. TOMS’ has a variety of partners including NGOs and charities already established and working in the countries in which TOMS gives. At the panel, we will discuss TOMS partnership with Movember to raise awareness and funds in order to change the face of men’s health during this November. Learn more about the partnership @ http://www.toms.com/movemb
John Travis, Drop In The Bucket (DITB), Co-Founder
DITB is an LA based non-profit that constructs wells and sanitation systems for large rural schools in sub-Saharan Africa. Since forming in 2006, DITB has completed almost 140 projects in Tanzania, Mozambique, South Sudan, Chad, Kenya and Uganda. They leverage their network to spread the word and raise money for their important work through partners like Henry Rollins, Shepard Fairey, Alissa Milano, Sharon Stone and Damiani Jewelers. Watch & help DITB reach 75,000 views on YouTube:http://bit.ly/uDBqJE. @DropInTheBucket
Philip Javelana, City Year LA, Sr Communications and Brand Manager
An education-focused, nonprofit organization that partners with public schools to provide full-time targeted intervention for students most at risk of dropping out. J Brand, has created three limited edition colors, in its skinny fit, for both women and girls to be sold exclusively on its website, jbrandjeans.com, with 100% of the net proceeds of these jeans donated to City Year Los Angeles. The goal is to sell 1,000 pairs of jeans to help City Year provide critical tutoring and mentoring services to students at risk of dropping out. @philjav @CityYearLA
Claudia Sanchez, J.Brand
J Brand set out to create a sophisticated jean from a fashion point of view to make a woman look and feel beautiful. Known for its remarkable fit, J Brand has achieved a winning combination of style, comfort and sexiness. In the Fall of 2008, the brand introduced its men’s line, reflecting modern classics with a masculine sensibility. A California-based company, J Brand is featured in specialty stores and luxury retailers in more than 20 countries worldwide. At the panel, we will discuss J.Brand’s partnership with City Year LA and how 1,000 jeans can make a difference. Watch the video: http://www.jbrandjeans.com
- 7-8p Check-in & Networking. Cash bar.
- 8-9:30p Panel & Q&A
- 9:30-10p Even More Networking
Social Good Fair: Visit these tables to learn more about other social good organizations that use social media. If your organization would like to have a table, email [email protected] with GOOD as subject and how your org uses social media.
The premier cause integration company connects business to causes. Provides a workplace giving and employee engagement platform, as well as customized technology for cause marketing/CSR campaigns. Learn about web-based solutions and engage @Causecast @CausecastNPO
PHILANTHRO: Non-profit 100% volunteer organization which builds awareness, incites action, and empowers change among young professionals. Philanthro is proud to host their 2nd Annual ALLiance Party on November 11 benefiting DonorsChoose.org. Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/v6w9NQ @PHILANTHROLA
Drop In The Bucket (DITB)
An LA based, 501(c)(3) that constructs wells and sanitation systems at large rural schools in sub-Saharan Africa. Since forming in 2006, they have completed almost 140 projects in Tanzania, Mozambique, South Sudan, Chad, Kenya and Uganda. @DropInTheBucket
The month formally known as November, when men grow and ladies support a moustache for the 30 days of the month to raise awareness and funds in order to change the face of men’s health. Last year the organization raised more than $80M worldwide and to date has raised $174M. @Movember
City Year LA, Sr Communications and Brand Manager
An education-focused, nonprofit organization that partners with public schools to provide full-time targeted intervention for students most at risk of dropping out. @CityYearLA