Women's Resource Center Named WMPRSA 'PR for Good' Client

strategies-for-workWMPRSA is pleased to announce that Women’s Resource Center has been chosen as the recipient of our PR for Good pro bono support services for 2014-2015. The Women's Resource Center advocates for women to achieve economic independence through meaningful employment. Their programs and services empower and educate. We look forward to supporting WRC in their mission to purposefully transform the employment outcomes for all women. As a special way that WMPRSA members can pay it forward, please bring an item to PRoof Awards on April 24 that can be used to help fill the Working Women’s Clothes Closet. Items in need include:

  • Gently used professional clothing
  • Dress shoes, handbags and accessories
  • Full-size personal care items like shampoo, toothpaste and deodorant
  • Paper, envelopes, pens, stamps and bus passes

If anyone would like to join the PR for Good committee to help with projects in support of Women’s Resource Center, please contact Terri Howe at thowe@howemarketing.com.

 

2012 PR for Good Client - Family Promise of Grand Rapids - Named Finalist in 100 Cars for Good Program

WMPRSA Needs Your Support on Saturday, July 28 The WMPRSA Board of Directors continues to support local nonprofits in the "PR for Good" campaign. This year's nonprofit receiving PR support from WMPRSA is Family Promise of Grand Rapids.

Family Promise of Grand Rapids has been selected as a finalist in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program, a major philanthropic initiative in which the automaker is giving away 100 vehicles over 100 days.

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Public support via voting through Facebook is needed for Family Promise to win one of the 100 vehicles, which would be used to help families in transition from homelessness to more sustainable living situations.

WMPRSA needs your help!

Voting Day for Family Promise of Grand Rapids is Saturday, July 28 from 10 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. Visit http://bit.ly/VOTEFPGR now to register for a reminder to vote on July 28.

It would be great if you could take a few minutes to vote on Saturday, July 28, and also share the link (http://bit.ly/VOTEFPGR) through your own social media connections both before and on Saturday, July 28.

Similar efforts last year helped Grand Rapids-based Kid’s Food Basket win a vehicle in the same contest.

To sign up for a reminder to vote, visit http://bit.ly/VOTEFPGR or www.familypromisegr.org. You can also follow Family Promise on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FamilyPromiseGR or Twitter at www.twitter.com/FamilyPromiseGR

The WMPRSA Board thanks you for your support!