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PLAY-DOH and Save The Children Honor Teachers, Support Kids With Cans of Kindness

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September 16th is World PLAY-DOH Day and we can’t think of a better time than a global pandemic to celebrate a product that brings joy to kids and is truly timeless.

PLAY-DOH and their partner Save The Children have launched a back to school effort called Cans of Kindness that involves a corporate donation of 1 million cans of PLAY-DOH to Save the Children to help kids, parents, and teachers around the globe. The campaign is also rewarding a lucky teacher with a year’s supply of PLAY-DOH based on nominations from social media.

In this episode of Cause Talk Radio Megan talks to Jennifer Kendra, Head of Cause Marketing & Partnership Development at Save the Children, and Aditi Raturi,  Senior Global Brand Manager for PLAY-DOH about their partnership and how it had to adapt once COVID hit.

Links & Notes

  • [PLAY-DOH on Instagram](https://www.instagram.com/playdoh)
  • [PLAY-DOH on Facebook](https://www.facebook.com/playdoh)
  • [Play-Doh Website](https://playdoh.hasbro.com)
  • [Save the Children Website](https://savethechildren.org)
  • [Save on Instagram](https://www.instagram.com/savethechildren)
  • [Save on Facebook](https://www.facebook.com/savethechildren)
  • 00:00 – Welcome to Cause Talk Radio
  • 00:25 – Play Doh and Save with Save the Children
  • 01:36 – Partnerships and Safe Spaces
  • 02:54 – Cans of Kindness
  • 05:22 – How do you use 1 million cans of Play Doh?
  • 07:46 – The COVID Pivot
  • 11:09 – World Play Doh Day
  • 12:31 – Back-to-School
  • 17:20 – Lessons Learned

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