No matter where in the world we live, there are social issues that we cannot ignore. Issues that affect us in one way or another. Issues that may keep us up at night, that haunt us while we walk down a street or drive. These issues are not easy to resolve and the only way we can solve these issues is by educating people. Studies show that by creating awareness regarding a social issue that problem decreases significantly. Big brands and companies today are becoming increasingly socially responsible. They realize that they have a vital part to play in society so they help create awareness about social problems. In doing so they educate people by using their marketing networks, billboards, creative ideas and resources. Some ads by these companies send a very powerful message. And sending a message is exactly their goal. These ads are so strong and powerful that for a second they make you stand and stare. They make you think about the social problems around us and how you have a vital role to play in society as well. At the end of the day we individuals are the ones that make up our society. Big names like Audi and WWF have created ad campaigns around social problems and what we need to do in order to solve these problems and how we can avoid them from occurring. These powerful social issue ads work like a charm and have helped spread significant awareness. Here are 60 Powerful Social Issue Ads That Send a Message.