Creating positive change

Havas Helsinki is an experienced partner for all purpose-led organizations, for NGOs and for businesses that are driven by a social mission.

Havas Helsinki has a proven track record in building positive, lasting change in the world around us through the tools of marketing communications. We build stories that touch target groups across all media platforms, especially utilizing the strength of earned media and digital opportunities.

Case examples

Finnish National Gallery

The Finnish National Gallery is the center for Finnish art and its collection comprises tens of thousands of works of art, considered to be our national heritage. The Finnish National Gallery operates the Ateneum Art Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma and the Sinebrychoff Art Museum. A short film starring Martti Suosalo kick-started the fundraising campaign for the foundation.

Cancer Society of Finland

Adolescents are especially vulnerable to the harmful impacts of nicotine addiction. The campaign by the Cancer Society of Finland inspires 13-17 year olds to live life that isn’t run by nicotine.

Cancer Society of Finland

The Cancer Society of Finland’s campaign promoted discussion about the harmful effects of smoking around children. The film has been honored with several awards internationally.

Don’t let nicotine rule your life. Experimentation is a short step from being hooked. Learn more about the impacts of nicotine and get tips on quitting (in Finnish):


The Runner, a film by The National Family Association promoting Mental Health in Finland, takes a stand on the demanding nature of family care. Everyone needs a break from time to time, family caregivers too. When a family member becomes mentally ill, it affects family life in many ways. Over 400,000 Finns, including children and young people, care for a relative who is mentally ill or suffers from psychological issues.



Fragile Childhood

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