Media Access Workshop on April 28 for Nonprofits and Community Organizations

PDF flier for media access workshop.Sacramento – Are you a community organization or a nonprofit wanting to get your news covered?

The Sacramento Chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association in partnership with Comcast is holding a media access workshop. Professional journalists and public relations experts will coach nonprofit organizations and individuals about how to get their news covered.

Participants will learn how to pitch a news story, how to do a television interview, and how social media can be an effective tool in getting their stories told.

The workshop will start with a panel discussion. The workshop will move into small groups where participants will gain hands-on practice conducting a television interview. The event is free and open to the public.

WHEN: Saturday, April 28, 2012, 10 a.m. to noon

WHERE: Comcast, 1242 National Drive, Sacramento, California, 95834

Ken Chavez, Senior Editor, The Sacramento Bee
Bill Halldin, President, Halldin Public Relations
Maneeza Iqbal, Multimedia Web Producer, News10
Ron Lopez, Assignment Manager, FOX40 News

MODERATOR: Lonnie Wong, Reporter, FOX40 News

The workshop is free, but space is limited. RSVP to Cody Kitaura at (916) 200-6496 or


Click here to download a PDF copy of a flier for the event.
Click here for a small JPG version of the flier.