Advertising the team's goals and accomplishments is critical.  The Public Relations Contact works with the team to ensure that the community and sponsors are apprised of the team’s progress and accomplishments.

 

Communications:

Receive relevant FIRST communications and reply when necessary.

Contact Info.

Provide up to date contact information to the Main Contact for the TIMS. 

Fundraising:

The team would be wise to advise this person of any fundraising activity or team appearances at least two weeks before the date so that advance notification of the event can be prepared and sent to media contacts. 

Public Relations Updates:

Responsible for receiving and disseminating any PR updates issued by FIRST, and using them to the team's advantage in local newspapers, as well as TV/radio stations.

Sponsors:

Send any PR information to current sponsors all during the year, and prepare “marketing” materials to attract potential new sponsors.

 

3.3.2 Public Relations Contact Responsibilities

Advertising the team's goals and accomplishments is critical.  The Public Relations Contact works with the team to ensure that the community and sponsors are apprised of the team’s progress and accomplishments.

 

Communications:

Receive relevant FIRST communications and reply when necessary.

Contact Info.

Provide up to date contact information to the Main Contact for the TIMS. 

Fundraising:

The team would be wise to advise this person of any fundraising activity or team appearances at least two weeks before the date so that advance notification of the event can be prepared and sent to media contacts. 

Public Relations Updates:

Responsible for receiving and disseminating any PR updates issued by FIRST, and using them to the team's advantage in local newspapers, as well as TV/radio stations.

Sponsors:

Send any PR information to current sponsors all during the year, and prepare “marketing” materials to attract potential new sponsors.