Tag Archives : Public Service Announcement

Passing the Light

Read this post. Watch this video. You could save a life. It’s Suicide Prevention Awareness Week. Over the weekend, we lost one of social media’s brightest stars. Emotions range from confusion, frustration, sadness, shock and disbelief. Although I greatly admired Trey as a fellow Social Media Club chapter leader, I regret never taking the opportunity […]



Reader Q & A | How to publicize peace-full nonprofit event in Chicago?

A reader writes . . . I’ve been volunteering with The Peace School for the last couple of years to help promote their annual Peace Day celebration. This year’s free event, open to the public, will take place on Friday, September 19th, at noon, Daley Plaza. The event has been organized every year by The […]

Power of Word of Mouth, Paid Media & the PSA | Making Media Connections Notes

Notes from Community Media Workshop’s 2008 Making Media Connections conference panel: Power of Word of Mouth, Paid Media and the PSA. A PSA is a public service announcement or free air time on major media that’s given to non-profits. This post is one in a series of four; browse the Making Media Connections 2008 category. […]

Friday PSA | Pink for October | National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Update 10.17.07 – See the list of 670 sites going Pink for October  Every Friday, Wired PR Works features a charity with a complimentary Public Service Announcement post. Because October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I’m joining in with Pink for October , an online grassroots cooperative dedicated to spreading knowledge and awareness. While […]