2019 ER for PR

The Florida Public Relations Association’s Capital Chapter is gearing up for this year’s ER for PR.  It’s an opportunity for nonprofits without full-time public relations staff to receive 90 minutes of counseling free of charge and benefit from additional breakout sessions. This year’s event will be on Thursday, July 18 at the Institute for Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence (INIE), TCC Center for Innovation, in downtown Tallahassee.

WANTED: Public Relations “Medics”  for the 20th Annual ER for PR! 
Help give back to our local community by volunteering to be a “medic” at our 19th Annual ER for PR. You will be paired with a local nonprofit and will have 90 minutes to counsel them on best practices and ways to implement public awareness campaigns, special events or media relations strategies.

Medics will need to be available from 9:30 – 11:00 am on Thursday, July 18 at the Institute for Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence (INIE), TCC Center for Innovation, in downtown Tallahassee.  

If you are interested in serving as an ER for PR medic, please email [email protected]. Your participation is critical to the success of this event!


8:30 – 9 a.m. – Networking & Continental Breakfast

9 – 9:30 a.m. – Educational Session: Social Media Tools for Nonprofits

9:30 – 11 a.m. Individual Counseling Sessions – Nonprofits selected for this event will receive one-on-one pro bono counseling from FPRA Capital Chapter practitioners.

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – FPRA Capital Chapter July Program (tickets purchased separately)

For more information, please email the Capital Chapter.

Application for Nonprofits

Hosted by the Florida Public Relations Association Capital Chapter, ER for PR provides local nonprofits with complimentary public relations training and one-on-one counseling sessions with PR professionals. Organizations are selected based on request type and availability of expert consultants. Applications must be submitted by Tuesday, July 16, 2019 for consideration. ER for PR is free of charge for nonprofits selected.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, July 16, 2019 @ 5 PM (EXTENDED)

Selected organizations will receive a complimentary 90 minute counseling session with a public relations professional at ER for PR on July 18, 2019. No written plan of action will be provided by FPRA as a result of the counseling session; however, organizations will receive a free tool kit with helpful tips on writing press releases, determining media sources and general public relations information. Selected organizations will be asked to submit an evaluation form regarding the counseling session within 30 days of the event/campaign completion.