IPG Mediabrands’ global media agency network UM held its sixth global impact day last Thursday across more than 50 countries and 120 offices worldwide.

The event, initially launched in 2016 under UM’s corporate social responsibility unit better world, is a day dedicated to community service and care.

Across Australia around 200 UM-ers worked alongside a chosen charity to give back.

In Melbourne the team made curry puffs and vegetable tagine; Sydney prepared pickled vegetables to be distributed to indigenous communities in regional NSW; Canberra focused on education around ensuring food security for our future; and the Brisbane team prepared almost 3300 meals over the day.

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