Get more visibility for 4-H and see your child’s photo in the paper!
1. Follow these instructions to prepare your press release and/or photo.
2. Find your local media contact information in this list and email the press release and photo to your local paper. (If you cannot find the appropriate contact information in the list, you can call your paper and ask for the correct contact).
3. Follow-up with the media contact by phone 2-3 days after emailing the press release and photo. Did they receive what you sent? When will it run in the paper?
4. Once the article appears in the paper’s print or online version, your 4-H club is eligible for a “Publicity Grant” worth $50! To redeem your award fill out the Foundation’s Publicity Request Form.