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Shirin Zaid

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Shirin Zaid is digital communications manager at YoungMinds. She left a career in commercial law to make a difference in the charity sector, taking on roles at organisations including the Early Intervention Foundation, Media Trust and Unlock Democracy. For the last four years she has been passionate about finding innovative ways to use digital to fight for children and young people’s mental health. She also enjoys working with very small charities to help them create content strategies and upskill teams to maximise their digital impact. She is a 2018 CharityComms Inspiring Communicator Award winner.

17 September 2019
YoungMinds #5YearOldSelfie campaign went viral with nearly 30K people using the hashtag, reaching an estimated 20 million people in two days on Twitter alone...