Topic: United Way

For safe text, wrap your phone in a condom

This phone is wearing a condom to encourage teens to practice "safe text," which involves resisting the urge to send nude cell-phone pics of oneself all over creation. The…

September 28, 2009, 8:58 AM EDT

Teens encouraged not to have stinky babies

The back-to-school season brings a unique teen-pregnancy message to the young people of Milwaukee, where bus shelters have been outfitted with scratch-and-sniff diapers, beckoning passersby to have a whiff.…

September 9, 2009, 3:09 PM EDT

Help or snub the poor with Campbell Mithun

Campbell Mithun has launched anti-poverty banners for the Greater Twin Cities United Way that feature impoverished people and buttons that read "Accept" and "Ignore." You're encouraged to choose one…

August 4, 2009, 11:29 AM EDT

United Way proves to be a terrific exfoliant

Publicis in Toronto has produced a few notable new spots for the United Way. "Youth" and "Homelessness" both show people in desperate straits literally shedding their skin to start…

November 24, 2008, 6:59 AM EST