Yahoo Debuts New Video Series Hosted by Katie Couric and Sponsored by H&R Block

Jan 21, 2016

Yahoo! Inc. announced a new video series on Yahoo, Cities Rising: Rebuilding America, sponsored by H&R Block. Hosted by Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric, the series takes a  look at urban renewal, positive changes, and growth in cities across America. In the new series, Couric visits different cities and explores how each is making pivotal changes to reinvent itself and reinvigorate the lives of the people in those communities. The series kicks off with a visit to Buffalo, NY, followed by New Orleans, LA; Oakland, CA; Houston, TX; Pittsburgh, PA; and Detroit, MI.

H&R Block is the presenting sponsor of the six-episode series Cities Rising: Rebuilding America. A branded H&R Block video segment will appear at the end of each episode in the series highlighting topics including tips on when to file taxes and when to expect a refund. As part of these efforts, H&R Block will also leverage Yahoo Splash Ads, which are high-impact ads integrated within the design of Yahoo's digital magazines, as well as video and display advertising on Yahoo to connect with viewers.

New episodes of Cities Rising: Rebuilding America will publish every other week on Yahoo.


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