FIT Sponsorship
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES FOR THE COMMON GOOD
NEWS  | 

Public Relations in the NFP Space – Forum


Tuesday, 6th August 2013 at 11:23 am
Staff Reporter, Journalist
Public Relations is increasingly playing a more significant role in the Not for Profit sector and the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) is hosting its first NFP half-day Forum in Victoria in September.

Tuesday, 6th August 2013
at 11:23 am
Staff Reporter, Journalist


0 Comments


FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

 Print
Public Relations in the NFP Space – Forum
Tuesday, 6th August 2013 at 11:23 am

Public Relations is increasingly playing a more significant role in the Not for Profit sector and the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) is hosting its first NFP half-day Forum in Victoria in September.

This conference, on Friday 6 September 2013 at the Arts Centre, Melbourne will look into the role of public relations in the NFP sector and also the challenges faced while working in this fast-paced arena.

“Clearly, public relations professionals play a fundamental role in the sector. Often with miniscule budgets, it is the PR person or team responsible for creating, nurturing and maintaining the strong positive relationships on which their organisation relies for its very survival,” PRIA Events & Operations Executive, Neil O’Sullivan said.

“Not for Profit public relations can at times be likened to alchemy; the creation of miracles from next to nothing.

“PRIA has listened closely to its members regarding the many challenges currently facing the Not for Profit sector and we want to help.

“We understand that budgets are tight, so we have created an event at a reduced cost, while responding to the topics that members from the sector have told us they want to hear about.

“We have a program packed with topics ranging from social media, finding your organisation’s voice, to media, to shared value and social impact presented by leaders from the sector.  

“Each session will focus on a case study to analyse what others have done and how they have done it,” O’Sullivan said.

“There is also an amazing social media Master Class with Joy Toose from ntegrity and lots of opportunities to network with fellow PR professional from the Not for Profit sector."

Individuals and teams with a spectrum of skills and experience will each gain something worthwhile from this amazing event. This is a rare opportunity for PR practitioners from the Not for Profit sector to come together to share, learn, and connect for a day.

The details:

Date: Friday, 6 September 2013

Time: Master Class 10.30am-12.30pm, Forum 12.30-4.30pm

Venue: Arts Centre, Melbourne

Cost: Master class $50. Half Day Forum $100 PRIA member, $150 non-member

Speakers:        

  • Lina Caneva – Managing Editor Pro Bono Australia (MC)
  • Rhod Ellis-Jones, Founder, Shared Value Project
  • Lauren O’Connor, Global Communications Coordinator, Global Poverty Project
  • Richenda Vermeulen, Director ntegrity
  • Simon Robinson, Director – Corporate Community Investment, Haystac
  • Lin Hatfield Dodds, National Director, UnitingCare Australia
  • Lauren Coleman, Account Director, Porter Novelli
  • Warwick Ponder, Corporate Communications Manager, EFTPOS Australia

Register here.


Staff Reporter  |  Journalist |  @ProBonoNews


FEATURED SUPPLIERS


HLB Mann Judd is a specialist Accounting and Advisory firm t...

HLB Mann Judd

NGO Recruitment is Australia’s not-for-profit sector recru...

NGO Recruitment

Fantastic digital management app for organisations deliverin...

Ateesa

Helping the helpers fund their mission…...

FrontStream Pty Ltd (FrontStream AsiaPacific)

More Suppliers


YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Privatisation Poses New Challenges for NFPs Managing Their Workforce

Luke Michael

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 4:36 pm

Pro Bono Australia Founding Editor Retires

Wendy Williams

Thursday, 14th December 2017 at 8:46 am

Mentoring Initiative Looks to Help Emerging Female Leaders in the Workplace

Luke Michael

Friday, 20th October 2017 at 5:08 pm

NFPs Receive Share of $200,000 in Funding to Tackle Family Violence

Luke Michael

Thursday, 19th October 2017 at 4:33 pm

POPULAR

$110M Package Tackles Anxiety and Depression Among Young Australians

Wendy Williams

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 8:46 am

Social Enterprise Announces $500,000 Funding for Social and Affordable Housing

Luke Michael

Monday, 15th January 2018 at 11:26 am

Privatisation Poses New Challenges for NFPs Managing Their Workforce

Luke Michael

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 4:36 pm

White Ribbon Australia CEO Announces Retirement

Wendy Williams

Wednesday, 10th January 2018 at 5:15 pm

Write a Reply or Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


FIT Sponsorship
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

The social sector's most essential news coverage. Delivered free to your inbox every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!