Announcing the 2013 Halo Award Category Finalists

We are thrilled to announce that the following finalists have been selected in the categories below.  The Gold and Silver winner in each category will be revealed at the 2013 11th Anniversary Cause Marketing Forum Conference in Chicago.  Click here if you'd like to be notified when the 2014 submission period opens.

Best Transactional Campaign Finalists

Pay-What-You-Want Campaign: Humble Bundle & American Red Cross
Going Beyond Ourselves: Listen Up Español & buildOn
Inner Strength: Brawny Towels & Wounded Warrior Project
Million Moment Mission: LL Bean & National Park Foundation

 

Best Social Media Campaign Finalists

Inner Strength: Brawny Towels & Wounded Warrior Project
Connect for Good:  AT&T & Various Nonprofit Organizations
Mom's the Word!:  Johnson & Johnson, Mattel & Save the Children
TELUS + Free The Children Campaign

Best Message-Focused Campaign Finalists

Give, Get & Save the Rainforest:  Macy's & The Nature Conservancy
Let's Solve This:  ExxonMobil & Various Nonprofit Organizations
Fight Childhood Cancer One Cup at a Time:  Toys"R"Us, Inc. & Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
Time  Warner  Cable  Brings  Space  Shuttle  Endeavour  Home:  Time  Warner Cable & California Science Center

Best Video Finalists

Just a Little Heart Attack:  American Heart Association
Warriors in Pink: Ford Motor Company & Various Nonprofit Organizations
We Can Be Heroes:  Warner Bros. Entertainment & Save the Children, International Rescue Committee and Mercy Corps
The Valspar Color Project:  Valspar & Habitat for Humanity

Best Health-Related Campaign Finalists

Help Save Lives Where We Live :  Ross & American Heart Association
Do It For The Girls!:  P&G’s GIVE Hope & The National Breast Cancer Foundation
Muscle Up:  Jiffy Lube & Muscular Dystrophy Association
Every Step Counts:  Kohl's Department Stores & Susan G. Komen Southeast Wisconsin

Best Environmental or Animal Campaign Finalists

Take a Load Off:  Procter & Gamble & Alliance to Save Energy
2012 Best of Groupon Grassroots Campaign:  Groupon & Vested Interest in K9s, Inc
Million Moment Mission:  LL Bean & National Park Foundation
TD Forests:  TD Bank Group & Nature Conservancy Canada

Best Business Model Integration Finalists

Warby Parker
Humble Bundle
Groupon
TerraCycle

Best Social Service Campaign Finalists

Building Community:  ARAMARK & Families International Inc.
Run10, Feed10:  Women's Health & FEED Projects
Brewing the American Dream:  Samuel Adams Brewing & ACCION U.S. Network
A Very Special Christmas:  Big Machine Label Group, Clear Channel Communities & Special Olympics International

 

Best Education Campaign Finalists

Turning Agents into Educators: Horace Mann & DonorsChoose.org
Tools for Classrooms:  Chase, Clear Channel & DonorsChoose.org
Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program:  Kohl's Department Stores
Investing for Good:  Capital One & The Heart of America Foundation

 

Best Print Campaign Finalists

Inner Strength: Brawny Towels & Wounded Warrior Project
Run10, Feed10:  Women's Health & FEED Projects
Give, Get & Save the Rainforest:  Macy's & The Nature Conservancy
We Can Be Heroes:  Warner Bros. Entertainment & Save the Children, International Rescue Committee and Mercy Corps