Press release template

Thank you for organising a fundraising event for Dorothy House Hospice Care  – your support is very much appreciated.

We want to make sure that your event goes really well and people get right behind you to support your fundraiser.

You may want people to attend your event at a particular time or you made need more sponsors  – and family and friends just aren’t enough!

To help you maximize publicity for your fantastic fundraiser please follow this link to our press release template (DOCX, 451kb). Just download and save on your own computer where you can fill in the blanks or adapt to fit in with your event!

Once you’ve filled in the blanks you can either print off and take to your local paper or radio station or email them directly – you’ll normally find email addresses for reporters or the news desk on their website.

To get even more publicity make sure you contact the reception of your local radio station – BBC or commercial – and ask where you can send your details so it appears on their ‘what’s on listing’ – normally allow 2-3 weeks for this.

Thank you for supporting Dorothy House, it really does make a difference to those we support.

Good Luck!