Social Media for Government and Nonprofits


This workshop will teach participants how to use social media to brand and market their
organizations as well as communicate and engage with customers.

General Overview
• An overview of social media platforms and how they are used.
• A quick look at these platforms and a question and answer about each.
• A little history and trends in social media.
• Facebook Live examples.
• Social media Do’s and Don’ts. Some ethical aspects of social media.

Specifics on Government and Non-Profit Social Media
• Some examples of city government departments and nonprofits use of social
• Guest speakers from a government entity, as well as a nonprofit, will share what
they are doing with social media.

Q&A period at the end of the program to address the specific needs of each
individual nonprofit or government entity.