Workshop for Volunteers: How to Work with the Press
Monday, July 15, 2019
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Learn how to work with local media to rally your community around your park. Get insider tips on working with news organizations and pitching compelling stories to television, newspaper, and digital media outlets. Hear from experts in the field and park leaders on the best ways to frame your stewardship, service, and advocacy to make headlines for your park.
- What makes a good story & how to pitch it
- Determining which news outlets to use
- Tips on working with reporters
- Writing a press release
Featured Speakers: To be announced.
At Partnerships for Parks, we help people, organizations, and government work together to support NYC parks, gardens, trees, and other green spaces. Our free workshops are are a great way to network and learn the skills needed to start, build, or sustain your park group.