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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Increasing Social Media Presence Without Losing Your Sanity

The social media landscape is changing every day. How can PR professionals stay on the cutting edge to engage and grow Facebook, Twitter, Instagram channels? Nancy will share simple tips and tricks every brand should implement today to grow their social media presence. She’ll also provide attendees with statistics and demographics, social media hacks for increasing engagement, content curation and tips on how not to drive yourself crazy managing them all.

Now - July 30, 2018

Stock Up for Students school supply drive

From now through July 30, the Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of FPRA is competing with the local chapter of AdFed to see who can collect the most school supply items to help stock Polk Education Foundation’s Free Teacher Market.

August 1, 2018

Celebration Social @ Cob & Pen

AdFed and FPRA will be celebrating the Stock Up for Students school supply drive’s success and announcing the winner of who collected the most school supplies at Cob & Pen the evening of Wednesday, August 1. Light appetizers will be served.

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News

“Group Discussion: Hurricane Irma”

Hurricane Irma may have brought bleak weather, but it was the time to shine for PR professionals as they relayed important information to the community. At the September 20, 2017 meeting of Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association,...

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FPRA Welcomes New Board Members

LAKELAND, Fla., August 29, 2017 - The Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association 2017/2018 board members were installed by State President Ryan Gerds, APR, CPRC at the August 17 meeting. The 2017/2018 Dick Pope/ Polk County FPRA board...

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FPRA Celebrates Outstanding Members during Monthly Meeting

LAKELAND, Fla., August 29, 2017- Two awards were presented during the Florida Public Relations Association’s Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter meeting on August 16, 2017. The awards recognized outstanding chapter members. A summary of achievements and awards were...

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Mission

The Florida Public Relations Association is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Florida.

Vision

To be Florida’s most respected public relations organization