The materials in this Outreach Toolkit are for fire departments to use locally to complement their MI Prevention efforts – when talking with the media, to inform parents, solicit partners, and complement statewide advertising and marketing efforts.
News Release Template
This template is “fill-able” so that fire departments?/partners can customize their news release to send out to reporters, newspapers, radio, and other media to promote local MI Prevention activities..
These talking points can be used when speaking with the media -- interviews with radio, TV, or newspaper reporters; giving presentations at schools or community events; or soliciting potential partners for financial support.
DOWNLOAD TALKING POINTS
This letter can be used to ask individuals or organizations to become a MI Prevention partner through financial support, donation of materials or hosting events, etc. to make MI Prevention sustainable for many years to come through public and private support.
DOWNLOAD PARTNER LETTER
This letter can be used to reach out to parents to introduce them to MI Prevention efforts and services available through your fire department. The letter is “fillable” to be customized and can be distributed through schools and other community organizations.
DOWNLOAD PARENTS LETTER
Have an event or conference coming up? Use this fact sheet as a handout at your booth, events, or as a mailer to potential partners.
DOWNLOAD FACT SHEET