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WYES and PBS fans across the Greater New Orleans and Mississippi Gulf Coast are teaming together to show their support in an online campaign event — #ILoveWYES
HELP WYES RAISE FUNDS FOR WYES
WHAT: A peer-to-peer social media challenge from October 7-18, 2019.
WHY: WYES is the largest free educational & cultural resource in Greater New Orleans, SE Louisiana and on the MS Gulf Coast. The local & PBS programming we provide is solely dependent on your financial support.
Step 1: Register Your Team!
- Registeryour team below or call WYES (504) 486-5511
- It can be just YOU or as many team members as you want
- Name your team — your family's name, business name or your favorite WYES/PBS program!
- Create a team hashtag to use in social media (i.e. #TeamSmith or #TeamAntiqueRoadshow or #TeamRedHatSociety)
Step 2: Spread the Word!
- Getting the word out is easy – you can do it via text, email, social media and in-person
- We will provide tool kits and sample messages to get your team started (see resources below)
- Share your team's hashtag
- WYES will provide a hyperlink to an online ‘homepage’ for your team. Share it through your social media. Tell friends why your team loves WYES and why you chose to raise money to support WYES.
Step 3: Fundraise!
- Ask friends to donate to WYES using your hyperlink provided.
- Have fun getting the word out! Team members could post a personal video on Facebook or Instagram asking for donations and/or send fun texts or emails to associates
Step 4: Celebrate!
- Team name or team members’ names will be listed on a ‘thank you’ spot that will air on WYES, as well as being mentioned in an ad in New Orleans magazine!
- All participating teams will be invited to a special culmination celebration event!
- The team that raises the most money and the team that has the most unique donors will win a private party in the WYES Charlie & Janette Kornman Studio with theatre seating to watch a Saints game!
- Be proud knowing you helped further the WYES mission of providing entertaining and educational programming to viewers throughout southeast Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast!