Carry the Message Workshop
26aug6:00 pm9:00 pmCarry the Message WorkshopPublic Information, Professional Outreach, and Social MediaSponsored By:Regions One, Two, Three, and Six and Virtual Region Event TypeVirtualRegister By:August 23, 2023, for Part 3 only
Saturday 6:00 pm - Saturday 9:00 pm View in my time
The workshop has three components, and each can stand alone. Registration is required for Part 3, since this will involve observing actual processes on the Virtual Region’s social media account. PART
The workshop has three components, and each can stand alone. Registration is required for Part 3, since this will involve observing actual processes on the Virtual Region’s social media account.
PART 1 – THE BASICS: WHY AND HOW TO CARRY THE MESSAGE (45 minutes)
Encourage program fellows who do not understand how we carry the message to attend Part 1.
PART 2 – THE UNDERPINNINGS: SUPPORT ELEMENTS (1 hour)
Practical examples for effective digital outreach campaigns for public information and professional outreach, including how to use the digital version of When Should I Refer Someone to Overeaters Anonymous?. Focus will be on support structures needed prior to campaigns, ensuring adequate preparation in welcoming newcomers and professionals, and offering the support needed to help them determine if OA may benefit them, their patients, or their clients.
PART 3 – HANDS-ON: DESIGN AND PLACE SOCIAL MEDIA ADS (1 hour)
Registration by August 23 is required for Part 3. How-to instruction and practice aimed at service bodies with all, or nearly all, the pieces in place who want to run social media ads. This part will walk through the actual designing, targeting, timing, payment, and placing of ads.
Spread the word
Spread the word to anyone in your meetings, Intergroup, or Region, who may be interested. These techniques apply to virtual, hybrid, and in-person settings, so all are welcome to help Carry the Message!
NOTE: This workshop is in English. To request interpretation, please notify the Virtual Region one week in advance.
Please donate to your region. If donating to the Virtual Region, please donate to the Carry the Message fund: https://oavirtualregion.org/carry-message/
Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
English and interpretation by request (one week in advance)
Seventh Tradition (to your own region or Virtual Region’s Carry the Message fund)
August 23, 2023, for Part 3 only