September 2021 ER for PR Event

The Florida Public Relations Association’s Capital Chapter hosts ER for PR every year. It’s an opportunity for nonprofits without full-time public relations staff to receive 90 minutes of counseling free of charge. This year, we are partnering with the Institute for Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence.

Agenda: Wednesday, September 29, 2021

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Education session for nonprofits followed by a 90-minute counseling session with a medic. This event does not include lunch.


WANTED: Public Relations “Medics”  for the 2021 ER for PR event! 
Help give back to our local community by volunteering to be a “medic” at 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.

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!


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 September 17, 2021 for consideration. ER for PR is free of charge for nonprofits selected. There will be a maximum of 10 nonprofits accepted for this year’s event, so please apply early.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 17, 2021

Selected organizations will receive a complimentary 90-minute counseling session with a public relations professional at ER for PR on Wednesday, September 29, 2021. No written plan of action will be provided by FPRA as a result of the counseling session; however, organizations will receive a free toolkit 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.

2021 Nonprofit Application - ER for PR

Fill out the form below to submit your nonprofit organization for participation in ER for PR.
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    Applicants are encouraged to upload digital copies of promotional materials related to their organization including: Annual report; Promotional materials: brochures, flyers, press releases, etc.; Previous year’s event materials: radio/TV PSA, promotional brochure, poster, etc.
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