Entries by Jazmyn Reed

2021 PRSA Orlando Hardship Fund

Thanks to the generous support of our donors at the PRSA Gives Back Virtual Holiday Mixer, we were able to reinstate/renew four members! We have enough remaining in the PRSA Orlando Hardship Fund to renew/reinstate two additional members. We have reopened the application through Friday, February 12, 2021.  The PRSA Orlando Regional Chapter recognizes that […]

PRSA Orlando Holiday Recipes

There’s no place like home this holiday season! Spice up your celebrations with our leadership team’s favorite recipes of the season. 4-Ingredient Samoas:  You definitely deserve a cookie, so don’t miss this delicious recipe from our VP of Finance Alyssa List.From our VP of Finance Alyssa List. Peanut Butter Bon-Bons: From Assembly Delegate, Lauren Leetun, […]

PRSA Orlando 2021 Board of Directors

We’re excited to share the 2021 PRSA Orlando Board of Directors was unanimously confirmed during our annual meeting on Nov. 19 and will serve for the 2021 term—January 1, 2021 through December 31, 2021. 2021 Board of Directors: President: Stefanie Macfarlane, APR President-Elect: Wendy J. Roundtree, APR Immediate Past President: Rich Donley, APR VP, Finance/Treasurer: […]

2020 PRSA Orlando Hardship Fund Program

UPDATE: Thank you for supporting the PRSA Hardship Fund! Because of your support our chapter was able to reinstate or renew four PRSA Orlando memberships. Applications are now closed for this program. ____________________ The PRSA Orlando Regional Chapter recognizes that some members of the PR and communications industry have experienced great hardships this year due […]

Getting to Know 2020 PRSA Orlando/Frank R. Stansberry Scholarship Recipient, Candice Joseph

Thanks to an endowment from PRSA Orlando, students majoring in public relations at the University of Central Florida have the opportunity to receive additional funding to assist their journey within the industry with the PRSA Orlando/Frank R. Stansberry Scholarship. This year’s recipient is Candice Joseph, a Fort Lauderdale resident expected to graduate this May. Candace, […]

Register Now: November is Member Appreciation Month

November is Member Appreciation Month – REGISTER NOW toRECHARGE Your Mind, Body & Spirit! Recharge Your Mind: Improve Your Marketability PanelFriday, Nov. 6 at 12 noonSharpen your personal brand with our interactive panel of experts who hire. What better time to grab your lunch and get virtual tips for marketing YOU? Recharge Your BodyThursday, Nov. […]

Resources for COVID-19

As COVID-19 presents new challenges for communication professionals, we have compiled a collection of local and national resources to assist during this time. This collection includes online learning tools, informative research and communications tips.  News and Updates:  Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  Rolling Updates on Coronavirus Disease – World Health Organization Coronavirus […]

April is APR Month

April is APR Month — but APR Month has nothing to do with Annual Percentage Rates. A second, less recognized, definition for APR is Accreditation in Public Relations. In the world of communication professionals, Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) is a credential earned by public relations practitioners who commit to the profession through ethical practices and sound judgment, […]