Training Download: Flight Plan for Social Media

This presentation is focused on HOW to identify the purpose of your organization’s social media platform, and HOW to develop and execute the strategy in a manner that makes sense for your organization. Geared toward nonprofits and social service agencies of all sizes, gain practical insight in how to take your organization’s mission and message

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Canada commemorates 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, WWI

The First World War resulted in great enthusiasm and patriotism on the part of many Canadians, with tens of thousands rushing to join the military in the first months. As part of an Allied offensive, a major attack had been planned for April in Arras, France. The Canadians were tasked with capturing Vimy Ridge, in

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Tubman Museum presents Pan African Festival, April 29-30

Brown Public Relations has partnered with the Tubman Museum to provide social media strategy for the organization’s 21st Annual Pan African Festival of Georgia. The Pan African Festival of Georgia, was founded in 1996, by artist and community leader, Chi Ezekwueche, and began in 1997 as a one-day festival presented by the Tubman African American

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Holiday Marketing Do’s and Don’ts

 The Holiday season is a special time during the year for family and friends to come together and create long-lasting memories and traditions. It is a time where you prepare your favorite stuffed turkey, watch your beloved holiday movies, and decorate your Christmas trees. For a marketer, the holiday season is a great opportunity to

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PRSA and PRSSA Celebrate Ethics Awareness Month

Public Relations Society of America and its student organization, Public Relations Student Society of America, held ethics month annually in September. Both organizations focus their communications on the significance of ethical practices in the field of public relations. Several activities took place during this awareness month such as a webinar encouraging ethical behavior, a series

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New Feature Alert

Need a better way to identify and reach your audience? Brown PR can help. Ads have made their way into everything, television, magazines, websites, our favorite apps and so much more. Most services that we use feature ads and there is really no way to get around them. What is available is new ways to

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The Golden Opportunity Literacy Program

The Golden Opportunity Adult Literacy Program Changes Lives Through Literacy Training in New Orleans by Franziska Pirkl Kristen Mallory, the founder of the Golden Opportunity Adult Literacy Program (GOAL), is a social worker assigned to the West Jefferson Medical Center in New Orleans. In her daily routine she has to read important instructions and doctor’s

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Over the Edge 2015

Going Over the Edge with Special Olympics by Franziska Pirkl Special Olympics Louisiana challenged New Orleans to go Over the Edge on Friday, December 4th. The S.W.A.T. Edition of the Over the Edge fundraiser started with rappelling down the 25 story Benson Tower, followed by a helicopter ride to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office Special

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The Landing Zone

The Landing Zone : A Collaborative Workspace for Veterans in New Orleans With Veterans Day being celebrated less than two weeks ago, we have again come to appreciate the men and women who have dedicated themselves to serving this country and keeping its population safe. Bob Armbruster, the founder and director of The Landing Zone

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The Mississippi Sinkhole

Giant Sinkhole Swallows Cars in Mississippi  by Franziska Pirkl The large sinkhole that recently opened in an IHOP parking lot in Meridian, Mississippi looked like a scene in a Hollywood movie. Unfortunately the incident wasn’t part of a movie script. According to authorities, the sinkhole was about 35-feet wide, 400 feet long and 30-feet deep, swallowing more

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