Throughout the year, Collective employees give back to the community with Collective Cares. Whether it’s volunteering at a soup kitchen, donating Christmas presents for underprivileged families, or sponsoring scholarship, Collective is committed to putting forth time and effort toward worthwhile causes.
PAST EVENTS INCLUDE:
TD Foundation: Since 2006, Collective has been an avid supporter and sponsor of the Tom Deierlein Foundation, which provides aid to children directly affected by war in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as to children of wounded warriors and fallen heroes in the U.S.A.
HeartShare Computer Donation: In August, 2013, Collective donated computer equipment to HeartShare, which distributed the technology to schools throughout Queens County.
Founding Sponsor of O’Toole Awards for Media Excellence: In March, 2013, Collective became a founding sponsor of the O’Toole Media Awards, which awards 4A’s agency members for creative excellence and media excellence. Proceeds from the awards are donated to the 4A’s Foundation, which provides scholarships to multicultural students of the advertising arts.
Salvation Army Hurricane Sandy Relief: In November and December 2012, Collective partnered with the Salvation Army and You Give Goods to donate over $20,000 in food supplies for residents of New York and New Jersey affected by Hurricane Sandy.
New York Cares Coat Drive: In December 2011, the New York office hosted a coat drive for needy New Yorkers.
Upward Bound House: In December 2011, LA employees sorted food and stocked shelves at a social service agency dedicated to helping the homeless.
Ace of Hearts: In June 2011, LA employees volunteered at a pet adoption event and raised over $600 for the organization.
The Rugged Maniac 5K: In May 2011, Collective employees participated in a 5K race/obstacle course to support First Descents, an organization committed to the rehabilitation of young adults afflicted with cancer.
Heal the Bay: In March 2011, Collective participated in a 2 hour beach cleanup in Santa Monica, CA.
Bowling for Breast Cancer: In February 2011, Collective volunteers in NYC raised money to support breast cancer research.
The Bowery Mission: In January 2011, Collective volunteers cooked and served food to the residents of a recovery facility for the homeless in NYC.
Carter Burden Center for the Aging: In December 2010, Collective employees put on a caroling performance for the residents of an elderly home in NYC.
New York Cares Winter Wishes: In December 2010, Collective bought and wrapped gifts for needy families in New York.
Westside Food Bank: In December 2010, Collective employees participated in a food drive as well as organized and boxed donated food items in Santa Monica, CA.
Ronald McDonald House: In September 2010, Collective volunteers cleaned a Ronald McDonald residence in New York City that houses cancer patients who are in treatment. In addition to cleaning, volunteers held a dinner for residents.
Wise & Healthy Aging: In September 2010, Collective’s LA office worked at the Wise & Healthy Aging call center to educate people across the country on telemarketing fraud and preventative measures against the financial abuse of seniors.