Nonprofits: Learn how to pitch a news story

Event

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.

Saturday, April 28

10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Comcast
1242 National Drive
Sacramento, California, 95834

PANELISTS:
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 cody.kitaura@patch.com.