Engaging with
the Media

All you need to know about getting the word out via the media.

Are you ready to boost your event and get some media coverage?

Engaging the media is a powerful way to a call attention to an issue that’s important to your group and to start a conversation in the community. It’s also a fantastic way to promote your group, its events and Oxfam’s work.

Download the guide to Getting Media Coverage to get the most out of working with the media. Fill out this media release template to and send to your local media agencies to letting your community know about your group. If you are interested in other media coverage like stunts and talk back radio check out our helpful tips.

Letters to the Editor

Writing a letter to the editor is one of the easiest ways to get your message across to thousands of readers. Letters pages in newspapers give everyone the opportunity to publish their views.
Politicians carefully monitor local papers. Your local state and federal MP often take these letters as the yardstick of the most important concerns in their constituency.

Read through our tips for writing a letter to the editor and get started writing yours with our letter to the editor template.