"WE ARE THE PEOPLE BEHIND
THE PEOPLE ON THE FOREFRONT
OF SOCIAL CHANGE"

~ Vanessa Wakeman, CEO, The Wakeman Agency

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OUR NEW
SILICON VALLEY
OFFICE HAS
OPENED

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STORYTELLING THAT
CREATES DIALOGUE

Find out how we secured more than 70 interviews
in 48 hours for UCLA's The Civil Rights Project.

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BATTLE OF THE BANDS
FOR A CAUSE

When companies connect to
communities, great things happen.

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YOUR BRAND AND MISSION
SHOULD BE AT THE HEART
OF EVERYTHING YOU DO.

Find out how we create
events that raise money and your profile.

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Using events and PR to revitalize a brand’s promise

STRENGTHENING LEGACIES

CASE STUDIES

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Africa-America Institute


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UCLA Civil Rights Project


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March On Washington Film Festival


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LATEST NEWS & INSIGHTS

My First Social Good Summit


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I recently attended the Social Good Summit, a two-day, star-studded event held in September 2015 in New York City.

I am new to the nonprofit sector after having spent 14 years in the advertising world for publications such as Hearst Digital and AT&T. In my new role as Business Development Manager at The Wakeman Agency, I am always looking to learn more about the social change movement and attending the Social Good Summit was a great opportunity to get up close and personal with people who are moving the needle on important issues and other like-minded folks.

Mass Money Raising: Why Givers Latch onto Crowdfunding


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GoFundMe, Kickstarter, Indiegogo and others change fundraising dynamics

If crowdsourcing in technology is like volunteerism or brainstorming on steroids, then crowdfunding is like altruistic generosity taken to new levels. But its potential impact on the field of fundraising could be giving some nonprofit organizations pause.