Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Highlight

“When I was four years old, there was a fire. At that point, my parents had been in the country for only a few years – specifically, Chicago. As everything they had begun to build evaporated, they realized that starting over with a toddler and a second child on the way was challenge upon challenge. […]

FPRA Student Capital Chapter Takes on Tampa

FPRA Student Capital Chapter Takes on Tampa

This past March, the Student Capital Chapter of FPRA traveled to the sunny city of Tampa, Florida for their Spring Networking Trip and were able to connect with and learn from several PR professionals covering a dynamic range of fields. Be it broadcast journalism or public affairs, the 12 students garnered incredible insight into various […]

Announcement of the 2024-2025 Chapter Board Slate

The nominating committee members have prepared the following written slate of board officer and director candidates for next year. The slate has been shared with the current board of directors. Elections will be held at the June chapter meeting, with installation to follow at the leadership celebration in August. *President: Valencia Scott *Immediate Past President: […]

FPRA Capital Chapter Announces Winners of the 2024 Excellence in Communications Awards

The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Capital Chapter recently hosted the 2024 Excellence in Communications Awards, a prestigious ceremony that recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of public relations and communications in the Tallahassee area. This year’s event at the Challenger Learning Center in downtown Tallahassee spotlighted the diverse talents and significant accomplishments of professionals […]

April: Celebrating APR Month

April is celebrated as APR Month for public relations professionals who are working on, are interested in, or have obtained their Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) credential! The APR is not just a credential, it’s a testament to your commitment to the profession. It’s earned through ethical practices, sound judgment, strategic perspectives, knowledge of best […]

Celebrate Remarkable Women

Throughout Women’s History Month, we highlighted the exceptional women within our FPRA Capital Chapter. Keep reading to see what your PR peers said about these amazing Cap Chap members. Carrine Anaeto “I had the privilege of meeting Carrine at Opportunity Tallahassee (OT) in 2023, which is a day-long leadership program hosted by Leadership Tallahassee. After […]

Call for Student Scholarship Entries 2024

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Make A Video For A Chance To Win A Trip To PR & COMMS SUMMIT, Presented By FPRA! The FPRA Capital Chapter is pleased to offer a scholarship for one FPRA student member to attend this year’s PR & COMMS SUMMIT, presented by FPRA. FPRA student chapter members will have the opportunity to […]

Celebrating Black History Month: Trailblazers in Public Relations

Black History Month is a time to honor and recognize the achievements, contributions, and resilience of African Americans throughout history. In the realm of Public Relations, there have been notable trailblazers who have not only shattered barriers but have also paved the way for future generations. This month provides an opportunity to reflect on their […]

Nominate a Remarkable Woman in FPRA Capital Chapter for Social Media Spotlight!

As we gear up to celebrate Women’s History Month in March, we’re thrilled to kick off a special campaign dedicated to recognizing the exceptional women within our FPRA Capital Chapter. We believe it’s essential to spotlight the outstanding contributions of our female members who have truly excelled in the field of public relations. We invite […]

Interested in Serving in a Board or Committee Role in 2024-2025?

Want to get more involved in the chapter and bring your ideas to life? Volunteer to serve in a Capital Chapter board or committee role during the 2024-2025 chapter year! This is a great opportunity to enhance your leadership skills, grow your professional network, and give back to our industry and community. The Nominating Committee […]