Advisors

Helping to make the internet a healthier place for youth

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Advisors to the Pledge are subject matter experts and nonprofits who participate by sharing their expertise and engaging with signatories to help make the internet a healthier place for young people.

  • California Partners Project logo

    California Partners Project

    In partnership with the people of California, California Partners Project champions gender equity across the state and ensures our state’s media and technology industries are a force for good in the lives of all children.

  • Coalition-to-End-Social-Isolation-&-Loneliness

    Coalition to End Social Isolation & Loneliness

    The mission of the Coalition to End Social Isolation and Loneliness is to engage diverse stakeholders, increase public awareness, and advocate for policy change that combats the adverse consequences of social isolation and loneliness and advances approaches that improve social connectedness for all Americans.

  • Council on Technology and Social Cohesion

    Council on Tech and Social Cohesion

    The Council on Technology and Social Cohesion aims to influence the design and deployment of technology to strengthen trust and social cohesion, rather than polarization and violence. It brings together technologists, academics, peacebuilders, and policy influencers towards this shared goal. The Council believes that through research, innovation, and a cross-sector approach, technology can bridge divides and enhance social trust and collaboration. By focusing on proactive, design-centric solutions, the Council works to create prosocial technologies that are desirable, affordable, and actionable.

  • Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI)

    Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI)

    The Family Online Safety Institute is an international, non-profit organization which works to make the online world safer for kids and their families. FOSI convenes leaders in industry, government and the non-profit sectors to collaborate and innovate new solutions and policies in the field of online safety. Through research, resources, events and special projects, FOSI promotes a culture of responsibility online and encourages a sense of digital citizenship for all.

  • Foundation-for-Social-Connection

    Foundation for Social Connection

    The Foundation for Social Connection (F4SC) is leading the translation of research into action by fostering the development and implementation of evidence-based models to address social isolation, loneliness, and social connection.

  • Half-the-Story

    Half the Story

    In May 2015, Half the Story’s founder, Larissa May shared her struggle with mental health on social media and #HalfTheStory was born, pioneering the leading digital wellbeing movement for the next generation. Half the Story works with educational institutions, state and federal governments, and Fortune 500 companies to create new standards for our future.

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    Ignite

    Ignite is a digital wellness community that encourages young people (and everyone) to transform the way they connect — online and off. We believe that evaluating and transforming our digital habits to ensure they promote human connection and meaningful work will help us live our most fulfilling lives.

  • Mental Health Foundation

    Mental Health Foundation

    The Mental Health Foundation is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to proactively creating a discrimination-free society. Their mission is to raise awareness of mental health issues through education, community and support, thereby reducing the stigma associated with mental health and behavioral conditions. 

  • NAMLE

    National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE)

    Since 1997, the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) has been dedicated to making media literacy highly valued and widely practiced as an essential life skill, envisioning a day when everyone, in our nation and around the world, possesses the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, create, and act using all forms of communication.

  • Ounce I.T

    OunceIT

    Schools struggle with technology and change. OunceIT‘s mission is to eliminate the frustrations that people experience with technology and change so that they can instead delight in those experiences.

  • Our-Own

    OurOwn

    Our Own, founded on the principle that you can’t solve a problem with a single solution, is on a mission to dismantle systemic barriers and create the access needed in nutrition, education, entrepreneurship, maternal health, mental and physical fitness to further bridge the gap to ensure racial equity and social justice.

  • Parent-ProTech

    Parent ProTech

    Parent ProTech exists to equip communities to safely navigate technology. Parent ProTech’s team of parents, educators, and tech experts provide school districts and community organizations across the US with tech guides on trends and parental controls, an ISTE-based digital citizenship curriculum, and a newsletter on the tech updates impacting K-12 students. 

  • Peerhealth

    Peer Health Exchange

    Peer Health Exchange’s mission is to build healthier communities with young people, creating education opportunities for peers to share the tools and resources young people need to make healthy decisions.

  • Scroll By Choice

    Scroll By Choice

    Scroll By Choice was founded to explore the emerging opportunity of helping people coexist and thrive alongside the rapidly evolving AI-based immersive technologies. Live, cohort based workshops teach individuals how to apply Scroll By Choice’s Digital Wellness framework in combination with insights about their digital footprints to regain control over their digital choices.

  • Sync - Digital Wellbeing Initiative

    Sync – Digital Wellbeing Initiative

    Sync is a digital well-being initiative that aims to raise awareness through translating research-based understanding of the amplification of technology on our lives into audience friendly materials and tools, with a vision to create a world where we are all in control of our digital lives.