My Favorite MMC Moment – Yesenia Sotelo

We asked previous attendees of the Making Media Connections Conference what their favorite part of the conference was, and got some interesting answers! See what Yesenia Sotelo, Director of New Media at Jasculca Terman & Associates, had to say about her experience connecting with other nonprofit communicators at last year’s conference in the video below!

Join Yesenia at this year’s Making Media Connections conference to connect with nonprofit communicators, Chicago-area media makers, journalists, bloggers and more!


Blog like you mean it

Like so many things in life, blogging is only worth doing if you’re going to do it right. Find out what it takes to blog effectively.

On April 11, Community Media Workshop is proud to host a basic blogging workshop that’s hands on and will help you learn about launching, writing and publicizing your organization’s blog.

Participants will also learn:

  • How blogging can help your nonprofit promote your message
  • Tips on how to maintain your blog and generate content
  • How to raise the visibility of your blog using social media

Led by former Chicago Tribune reporter and ChicagoNow blogger Teresa Puente (Teresa will also be speaking at our Making Media Connections conference this June).

Click here to learn more about and register for this workshop

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        By Stephen Franklin Community Media Workshop   A 3-year-old child died on a plane from Chicago to Poland. This, Magdalena Pantelis instantly knew, was a story her readers would care about. But she needed more detail to write about it for the Polish Daily News, the nation’s oldest daily newspaper in Polish, founded Jan. […]

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