Public Relations / Media Relations

Here are some samples of James Howe’s public relations and media relations work for nonprofits:

Women’s Crisis Services 2013 Awareness Campaign

Abusive relationships hurt kids too – Cambridge Times

I recommended that Women’s Crisis Services launch the Cut it Out program as a part of its 2013 awareness campaign. The social media effort to attract salon and spa professionals to participate caught the attention of CBC Radio’s local station. It resulted in this touching interview with a salon owner about why she is participating. In researching the program, I learned that Tamara McBride would be a good person to be interviewed and made the arrangements.

CBC TV coverage:

Women’s Crisis Services 2012 Awareness Campaign

I arranged for a guest column for CEO Mary Zilney to appear in the Kitchener Post as part of the 2012 awareness campaign. I also wrote the initial draft that was personalized by Mary.

Watch out for Prince Harming

Waterloo Region Early Learning Coalition

Here’s a post on the successful campaign I created for the Waterloo Region Early Learning Coalition to give parents the option to use existing child care programs before and after school.