Here you can find sample press releases, proclamations, and other news-related resources. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the PR Department at 1-800-CIVITAN, ext. 134, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sample Press Releases
These are useful for sending out to your local news media, to gain free publicity when your club has any major event.
Just download the document, enter in your information, and fax the press release to all your local news outlets! Be sure to send these in BEFORE any major event that you want covered, and include your contact information in the top right corner (telephone and email), in case they want to schedule an interview.
Centennial Celebration Press Releases:
- International Release for Centennial Year
- Local Press Release Template for Centennial Year
- Press Release Template for 2016-2017 Officers
- Press Release Template for Club Events to Celebrate Centennial
Standard Press Releases:
- Club Service Project – perfect for when your club is organizing a local community service project
- Fundraiser (generic) – generic press release for any fundraiser your club is organizing
- Fundraiser for Civitan International Research Center – press release specifically created for fundraisers that benefit the Civitan International Research Center
- New Club Officers – for sending out after club officer elections
- New District Officers – for sending out after district officer elections
- Club Anniversary – for when your club has a significant anniversary in the near future
- Clergy Appreciation Week – to promote your club’s upcoming Clergy Appreciation Week event
- Candy Box – to get free publicity for your club’s candy box program
- Club Donation – for when your club will be making a significant donation to another charitable organization or entity