OUTREACH TIP: SEND US YOUR OUTREACH QUESTIONS + LEARN HOW TO GET STAKEHOLDER FEEDBACK

Successful outreach is about listening, and not just about spreading the word. Click through to learn how to submit your outreach questions for future Outreach Tip articles, and learn some simple, no-cost ways to gather feedback from your stakeholders. The Outreach Tip of the Week is an ongoing series about how to use branding, marketing, [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Blog, Outreach|0 Comments

GM’s Message 7.21.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well. We had a change of officers on the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners on Monday. Vice President Joy Atkinson from the South area was elected President, and Commissioner Eli Lipmen from the west area was elected Vice President. Many thanks to outgoing President Leonard Shaffer for his great leadership [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|Blog, GM Message|0 Comments

Online Registration for the 10th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair Open

Online registration for the 10th Annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair (the largest in Los Angeles) is now open.  Please encourage your stakeholders to register and attend by visiting www.ValleyDisasterFair.com. Registration will also be available at the Fair. Registrants will receive a personalized email with a Welcome Letter that will include information about the registrant's Council [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

OUTREACH TIP: HOW TO MAKE A PRESS KIT

Learn how to make a press kit that introduces your Council to the media and the public. Here are tips on what to include and how to lay it out. Great press kits are concise but complete, with content and formatting that tells your story in just a few pages. ABOUT YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL You [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|Blog, Outreach|0 Comments

NC CONGRESS 2017: YOUR HELP IS NEEDED FOR SPONSORSHIP, WORKSHOPS, VOLUNTEERS & IN-MEMORIAM

The annual Congress of Neighborhoods is the Neighborhood Council system’s largest event of the year, bringing over 800 Neighborhood Council leaders from across Los Angeles together at City Hall for a day of education and networking. This year’s event happens Saturday, September 9th. Over 30 workshops will be available to help you and your Council [...]

GM’s Message 7.14.17

I hope our newsletter finds you well.  Many thanks to our great Field Team for not only providing meeting support at Neighborhood Council meetings, but for also getting out to the community with Neighborhood Councils to conduct Neighborhood Council 101 workshops to stakeholders.  We usually add another component of education, such as Know Your Rights, [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Blog, GM Message|0 Comments

Road Trip Tips with Your Pet

LA Animal Services provides recommendations to help make your travels safe Bringing your four-legged family member on your summer road trip can be fun for the both of you. But traveling can be highly stressful when you don't plan ahead. If you are thinking of taking your next trip with your pet by your side, [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Blog, City Departments|0 Comments