Skip Navigation
Office of the Governor of Michigan, Rick, Official Web Site for the State of Michigan Home
  • Home
  • Meet the Governor
  • Meet the Lt. Governor
  • Contact Us
  • close print view

    Saturday, June 30, 2012: Social Media Day

    WHEREAS, social media platforms have created a vibrant community for citizens to communicate with each other, organizations and municipalities throughout the world; and,


    WHEREAS, state of Michigan leadership, departments and programs have built 137 accounts on social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, to actively engage constituents through innovative and effective means of messaging; and,


    WHEREAS, a globally recognized event, Social Media Day allows individuals to gather, physically and virtually, to celebrate the advancements of technology, information and interaction; and,


    WHEREAS, on this day, we recognize the importance of social media in government, business and education; we encourage citizens to learn more about the benefits of social media and to visit the state of Michigan social media website at;


    NOW, THEREFORE, I, Rick Snyder, governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim Saturday, June 30, 2012 as Social Media Day in Michigan.

    Related Content
     •  Friday, December 21, 2012 at 9:30 a.m.- A Moment of Silence for Sandy Hook Elementary School
     •  Saturday, November 24, 2012: Small Business Saturday
     •  November 18 through November 24, 2012: Michigan Christian Heritage Week
     •  November 12 through November 17, 2012: Get Smart - Know When Antibiotics Work Week
     •  Saturday, November 10, 2012: NET and NET Cancer Awareness Day
     •  November 2012: Long-Term Care Awareness Month
     •  November 2012: Family Caregiver Month
     •  November 2012: Infant Prematurity Awareness Month
     •  November 2012: Adoption Month
     •  November 2012: Family Health History Month
     •  November 4 through November 10, 2012: Winter Hazards Awareness Week
     •  Tuesday, November 20, 2012: Senior Companion Volunteer Day
     •  October 28 through November 3, 2012: Carbon Monoxide Safety and Awareness Week
     •  Thursday, November 1, 2012: Literacy Day
     •  November 2012: Hire a Veteran Month
     •  Thursday, November 15, 2012: Rural Health Day
     •  November 2012: Diabetes Awareness Month
     •  November 10 through November 18, 2012: Homelessness Awareness Week
     •  November 11 through November 17, 2012: Elevator Escalator Safety Awareness Week
     •  November 2012: Project Management Month
    QR code Home
    Accessibility PolicyLink PolicySecurity PolicyPrivacy PolicyMichigan Survey

    Copyright © 2001-2014 State of Michigan