Proud to be recognized consistently for excellence.

Our award-winning communications campaigns have received recognition for their creativity, strategy and effectiveness. In recent months we’ve won a significant number of awards from design professionals including the Graphic Design Annual Gold Award, Graphic Arts, Creativity, Graphic Design USA and American Graphic Design. But we’re not just another pretty face. The Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing Association recognized our "Weight of the Nation" campaign on obesity for its significant impact in creating community dialogue. And our "Growing Healthy Minds" campaign for First 5 Riverside won a Gold MarCom Award.

2016

Marcom Awards

Platinum Winner, Marketing/Promotional Item

Communications Network Promotional Item

GOLD WINNER, NONPROFIT WEBSITE

Cause Clarity Website

www.causeclarity.org

Gold Winner, Brochure: Capabilities

Unexpected Connections Promotional Piece

Honorable Mention Winners, Editorial

OneLegacy

Organ Donors Give the Greatest Gift of All
By Thomas D. Mone

Connecting the Global Epidemic of Human Trafficking to the Domestic Violence Epidemic

Sojourner Center

By: María E. Garay-Serratos, MSW, Ph.D.

Graphic Design USA

AMERICAN GRAPHIC DESIGN AWARD

Hershey Cause Communications,

Unexpected Connections, Extraordinary Results

The California Wellness Foundation,

2015 Annual Report

The Eisner Foundation

Website

HEALTH + WELLNESS Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

2015 Annual Report

International Design Awards

SILVER AWARD

The California Wellness Foundation,

2015 Annual Report

 

2015

Marcom Awards

PLATINUM WINNERS, NONPROFIT ANNUAL REPORT

The California Wellness Foundation,

2013 Annual Report

California Community Foundation,

2014 Annual Report

GOLD WINNER, NONPROFIT WEBSITE

The Eisner Foundation,

www.eisnerfoundation.org

GOLD WINNER, EDITORIAL

EMQ FamiliesFirst,

San Jose Mercury News Editorial by Dr. Mark Edelstein

HONORABLE MENTION, LOGO

Sojourner Center,

www.sojournercenter.org

HONORABLE MENTION, WEBSITE ELEMENT

The Eisner Foundation Infographic,

American Graphic Design and Advertising 30

ANNUAL REPORT, BEST OF CATEGORY

California Community Foundation,

2014 Annual Report

ANNUAL REPORT, FINALIST

The California Wellness Foundation,

2013 Annual Report

PR News

TOP WOMEN IN PR

Awarded to R. Christine Hershey

 

 

 

 

 

2013

PR News’ Nonprofit PR Awards

HONORABLE MENTION, EXTERNAL PUBLICATION

Center for Nonprofit Management,

2-Minute Answer Guide: Fast Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

HPRMA Golden Advocate Awards

GOLDEN ADVOCATE BRONZE AWARD, COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Kaiser Permanente,

The Weight of the Nation

 

2012

Marcom Awards

PLATINUM AWARD, WEBSITE/NONPROFIT AND BOOK

Center for Nonprofit Management,

2-Minute Answer Guide

GOLD AWARD, BRANDING

First 5 Riverside,

Growing Healthy Minds Campaign

GOLD AWARD, BRANDING REFRESH

Shoes That Fit

New Folder, Inserts and Brochure

GOLD AWARD, TOOLKIT

California Community Foundation,

Planned Giving Toolkit

HONORABLE MENTION, BROCHURE/BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS

The Council on Foundations,

Welcome to Los Angeles: America, only sooner.

HONORABLE MENTION, RADIO/PSAS

First 5 Riverside,

Growing Healthy Minds Campaign Radio PSAs


PRSA PRism Awards

BEST MULTICULTURAL COMMUNICATIONS PROGRAM

First 5 Riverside,

Growing Healthy Minds Campaign

BEST CREATIVE TACTICS

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation,

Knight Foundation Games Evaluation

ANNUAL REPORT

The California Wellness Foundation

2010 Annual Report designed by Hershey Cause Communications


HPRMA Golden Advocate Awards

SILVER AWARD, Multicultural Marketing

First 5 Riverside

Growing Healthy Minds Campaign

 

 

2011

R. Christine Hershey selected for Los Angeles Business Journal “Women Making a Difference Awards”


AGDA 25

Award of Distinction

First 5 LA,

Best Start LA Identity

Award of Distinction

Hershey|Cause,

“30 Good Years” Anniversary

Award of Distinction

The California Wellness Foundation,

2007 Annual Report

Marcom Awards

PLATINUM WINNER

The California Wellness Foundation,

2010 Annual Report

GOLD WINNER

First 5 LA,

PSA: “Give your child the best start…”


PRSA PRism Awards

Award of Excellence

The Annenberg Foundation,

PITCH: Africa

 

2010

HPRMA Golden Advocate Award

First 5 LA,

“Ready. Set. Grow!”


Communitas Award

Leadership in Community Service and Corporate Social Responsibility

R. Christine Hershey selected as the Women in Business Champion of the Year by the United States Small Business Administration’s Los Angeles District.

 

 

 

 

2009

Nonprofit PR Awards

Best Multicultural Communications Program

First 5 LA,

Helpline Campaign


PRISM Awards

Award of Excellence

First 5 LA,

Helpline Campaign

Award of Excellence

Abode Communities,

Brochure


Graphis International Design Annual

Gold Award

Hershey|Cause,

Eye-Q Logo

PR News

Finalist, Community Engagement

First 5 LA,

Parent Helpline Campaign


Creativity Annual Awards

Silver Award, Promotional

Hershey Cause Communications,

“30th Anniversary”

 

 

 

 

 

2008

MarCom Awards 2008

Marcom Awards

Platinum Award, Annual Report

The California Wellness Foundation,

2007 Annual Report

Gold Award, Public Education Campaign

First 5 LA,

“Read Early, Read Aloud!”

Honorable Mention, Campaign Materials

First 5 LA,

Ready. Set. Grow! Family Guide

Gold Award, Anniversary Materials

Hershey|Cause,

“30 Good Years”  

 

PRISM Awards

Report

First 5 LA,

Monday Morning Report

Award of Excellence

First 5 LA,

“They Go Where You Go” Summer Safety PSA

Award of Excellence

The California Wellness Foundation,

2007 Annual Report


Graphic Design: USA

American Graphic Design Award

Hershey|Cause,

30th Anniversary Promos

 

2007

Marcom Awards

Gold Award

California HealthCare Foundation,

“Ten Years of Innovation” 10 Year Report

Gold Winner

First 5 LA,

Accomplishment Report 2005-2006

Gold Winner

The Wall Las Memorias,

Update of Identity System

Honorable Mention

Hershey|Cause,

New Identity System

Honorable Mention

Glendale Community Foundation,

Update of Identity System

Platinum Winner

The Climate Project,

“Answer the Call” Sticker

Platinum Winner

First 5 LA,

Public Education Campaign

 

2006

Wilmer Shields Award

Gold Award

Cause Communications,

Special Reports


Creativity 35

Award of Distinction

Cause Communications,

Communications Toolkit Book Design

Award of Distinction

The California Wellness Foundation,

2004 Annual Report

 

2005

Gold Award

First 5 LA,

2005-2006 Annual Report

Gold Award

California HealthCare Foundation,

Annual Report

Honorable Mention

Glendale Community Foundation,

Update of Identity System

Honorable Mention

Hershey|Cause,

New Identity System

Gold

The Wall Las Memorias,

Update of Identity System

 

 

2004

Creativity 33

Award of Distinction

The California Wellness Foundation: The Children and Youth Community Health Initiative,

Annual Report

 

2003

Creativity 32

Award of Distinction

Andy Goodman,

Trademark & Logotypes

Award of Distinction

Roper ASW,

Why Bad Ads Happen to Good Causes

 

2002

Graphic Design: USA

Award

Turin Networks,

Company Catalogue

Award

Cause Communications,

Why Bad Ads Happen to Good Causes


ACI 18

Award

Andy Goodman,

Letterhead Design

Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Annual Report


Wilmer Shields Award

Gold Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Guidelines for Grantmakers

 

2001

ACI 17

Award

Struxicon.com,

Logo Design


Graphic Design: USA

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self Promotional Quarterly Calendars

Award

Los Angeles Urban Funders,

Capabilities Kit


Wilmer Shields Award

Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Grant Guidelines Brochure

Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Annual Report


Logo 2001/2002

Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Annual Report

Award

American Academy of HIV Medicine,

Logo

 

2000

Graphic Design: USA

Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Annual Report

Award

Para Los Niños,

Package

Award

Gobonzo.com,

Identity


ACI 16

Award

Susan M. Love MD,

Logo Design


Logo 2001

Award

The California Wellness Foundation,

Annual Report

Award

Struxicon,

Logo Design

 

1999

ACI 15

Award

Dr. Susan Love,

Susan Love Logo Design

Award

Dr. Susan Love,

Susan Love Letterhead


Sustainable Quality Award

Award

Hershey Associates,

Sustainable Economic Development

 

1998

Annual LULU

Award

LA Urban League,

Whitney Young

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self-Promotional Materials


Crain’s Imporium

Award

Water & Power CU,

Letterhead Design


IABC/LA Shining Star

Award

Cedars Sinai,

Lifelines Publications


Potlach

Silver Tribute

Andy Williams


Award of Excellence

Hershey Dale & Associates

“Whew!” Poster


American Graphic Design: USA

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self-Promotional Materials

Award

Hershey Associates,

Holiday Card Announcement

Award

LA Urban League,

Whitney M. Young Event Dinner

Award

Dr. Susan Love,

Dr. Susan Love Identity


LOGO 2000

Award

Hamilton Court


Award

Keith Beer Medical

 

1996

Los Angeles Advertising

Women Achievement Award

Hershey Associates,

Campaign: 1 or 2 Colors


Annual LULU

Award

Hershey Associates,

Direct Marketing Response


Graphic Design: USA

Award

Pasadena Tour of Roses,

Annual Report

Award

LA Urban League,

23rd Whitney Young Event

Award

The Wall Las Memorias,

Stationary

 

1995

LA Urban League 1995 Award

ACI 12

Award

National Gay and Lesbian Taskforce,

Logo Design


Annual LULU

Award

The Gas Company,

ERC Package


Graphic Design: USA

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self-Promotional Material Design


DESI

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self-Promotional Material Design


LA Urban League

Award

Hershey Associates,

Partnership with LA Urban League 

 

1994

ACI 11

Award

Model 2 Model,

Logo Design

Award

LAWF,

Logo Design

Award

Pacific Oaks,

Logo Design


Neenah Papers

Award

LA Urban League,

Letterhead Design

 

1993

ACI 10

Award

Modern Home Care,

Letterhead Design

Award

Terra Concepts,

Letterhead Design

Award

Latino Business Stud.,

Letterhead Design


Neenah Papers

Award

Clinical Partners,

Letterhead Design


Los Angeles Business Journal

“Top 100” Women in Business

Hershey Associates,

President, R. Christine Hershey

 

1992

Graphic Design: USA

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self-Promotional Kits, “Feel Like A Kid Again”


ACI 9

Award

Bragman Nyman C.,

Letterhead Design

Award

Keith Beer Med.,

Letterhead Design

 

1991

Graphic Arts

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self-Promotional Posters

Award

Farmers Insurance Group Federal Credit Union,

Vantage Magazine


Graphic Design: USA

Award

Metro Water Dist. CA,

Aqueduct Publication

Award

Van Horn,

Stationary Design


MAC

Award

Hershey Associates,

Business Development Kit/Brochure

Award

Auto Club Federal Credit Union,

Direct Mail

Award

FIG,

Career Agents Brochure

Award

FIG,

Loan Campaign


Creativity

Award

Datadesk International,

Package Design

Award

Van Horn,

Stationary


PIA

Award

FIG,

Magazine Design

Award

Hershey Associates,

Poster Design


ADLA

Award

Datadesk,

Package Design

 

1990

PIA

Award

Hershey Associates,

Van Horn Photography

Award

Hershey Associates,

Stationary

Award

Van Horn,

Stationary Design


Print’s Regional Design

Award

Van Horn,

Stationary Design


ACI 7

Award

Datadesk,

Package Design

Award

LA Public Library,

Environmental Graphics

Award

Van Horn Photography,

Letterhead Design


MAC

Award

TRW Systems Federal Credit Union,

Direct Mail

 

1989

Graphic Design: USA

Award

Hershey Associates/Miller Graphics,

Dominoes/Color in Design


DESI

Award

Pearson & Kho,

Corporate Literature

Award

Hershey Associates,

Poster


MAC

Award

FIG,

Direct Mail Brochure

Award

FIG,

Comprehensive Campaign

Award

Auto Club Federal Credit Union,

Direct Mail

Award

Orange County Federal Credit Union,

Direct Mail Sweepstakes

 

1988

MAC

Award

Farmers Insurance Group,

Savings/Check Brochure

Award

Farmers Insurance Group Federal Credit Union,

Best of Show Eva M. Swenson

Award

Farmers Insurance Group,

Specialty Item

Award

Farmers Insurance Group,

Loan Brochure

Award

Orange County Federal Credit Union,

Annual Report


Addy Creativity

Award

The Good Samaritan,

Annual Report


Venture Magazine

Award

Hershey Associates,

Entrepreneur of the Year

 

1987

DESI

Award

St. Francis Medical Center,

Logo Design


NAMTA

Award

Art Classic ’87,

Best Package


Design International

Award

Art Directors of LA,

Orange Poster

 

1986

Art Directors Club

Award

Van Horn Photography,

Stationary Design


California 35th Annual

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self Promotional Materials Design

 

1985

IABC/LA Bronze Quill

Award

Hershey Associates,

Direct Mail


Graphic Design: USA DESI Award

Award

Van Horn Photography,

Corporate Identity


The California Design

Award

Art Directors of LA,

Orange Poster

 

1984

Who’s Who In The West!

Award

Hershey Associates,

R. Christine Hershey


American Professional Graphic Artists Awards

Award of Excellence

Hershey Associates,

Graphic Design and Communications

 

1983

IABC/LA Bronze Quill

Award

Universal Communications,

Non-Print Communications Design

Award

Hershey Associates,

Direct Mail


ADLA

Award

ADLA,

Poster, (Call For Entries)

 

1982

Graphic Design: USA

Award

Jelly Bellies,

Logo Design

 

1981

WADC

Award

Hershey Associates,

Self Promotional Kisses

Award

Jelly Bellies,

Logotype Design


IABC/LA

Award

Chris Hershey & Barry Curtis, Hershey Dale & Associates,

The Good Samaritan

 

 

Hershey Cause led our diverse board to consensus on capital campaign strategy and created materials that captured our mission. Their outreach on our behalf generated public awareness that resulted in recognition as Time Magazine’s Elementary School of the Year.

Jonathan Williams

BOARD MEMBER, STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, AND FOUNDER, THE ACCELERATED SCHOOL

Hershey Cause led our diverse board to consensus on capital campaign strategy and created materials that captured our mission. Their outreach on our behalf generated public awareness that resulted in recognition as Time Magazine’s Elementary School of the Year.

Jonathan Williams

BOARD MEMBER, STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, AND FOUNDER, THE ACCELERATED SCHOOL