PR Professionals in Action: Why Civic Engagement Matters Today and How to Get Involved
Civic Engagement consists of individual and collective actions addressing issues of public concern and work that aids the improvement of increasingly global communities.
Public relations professionals have the knowledge, expertise and skill sets to help build sustainable cultures that foster collaborative relationships. These efforts serve the greater public good in accordance with the PRSA professional values and Code of Ethics.
A lively, thought-provoking session offers a direct experience-share from a wide range of industry experts and PRSA members dedicated to engaging their respective communities with impact.
– Learn why PRSA members are uniquely positioned to serve the public interest.
– Gain insights into how PR professionals are using their skills and experiences to advance social causes at work and in their communities.
– Discover useful resources and tools within the Voices4Everyone website that can help you develop programming, outreach activities and messaging.
Now it’s your time to ACT:
Amplify: Activate and share V4E assets and content to increase awareness and support for civic participation across the profession and our publics to empower an engaged citizenry.
Connect: Build mutually beneficial relationships, converse and communicate to help maintain a strong democracy, a stable government and an engaged public working collaboratively to serve the greater good.
Take Action: Spark change, share content and add your expertise to initiate and convene conversations that establish thought leadership. Put Voices4Everyone into action.