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"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."

- Dr. Seuss

Local Media Shares Strategies for Getting Your Message Out with Nonprofits at Lively “Meet Your Press” Event

The Volunteer Center hosted over 50 Nonprofit professionals seeking new ways to get noticed by the press at this year's "Meet Your Press" continental breakfast and panel discussion. The highly interactive discussion was lead by local news professionals from N.E. Metro Chicago print and digital daily and weekly papers. magazines and social media outlets, and covered topics like writing effective press releases, pitching a story, getting your story noticed and what kind of content each media is most interested in. It was a lively and engaging morning that also provided a great networking opportunity for the Nonprofits who attended.

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