Volunteering to Help Close the Digital Divide

Volunteering to Help Close the Digital Divide

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 12:00pm

CAMPAIGN: Clorox's CR Matters Blog


By Mary O'Connell, senior director - PR & Digital Content

​For the second year, Clorox Marketing’s digital and social teams are helping small business owners and design students via a partnership with the Oakland Digital Arts and Literacy Center (ODALC). For small business owners in Oakland, it’s meant help with their social media planning, websites and Pinterest boards; for design students, it’s opened up career mentoring and a chance at an internship.

“We know how much digital understanding means to all us right now — from iconic brands to a small business just starting out or a student starting a career," says Janice Bird, assistant digital planner for Clorox, who helped develop the partnership.  "If you’re starting out, Silicon Valley can seem very far away.”

Read more at the Clorox CR Matters blog