With Red Ribbon Week just around the corner, you may be wondering what great project your Youth Action Team or organization can do.
You can request a Red Ribbon Week Proclamation for your community!
A proclamation is an official designation of an event. Proclamations are a very good way to educate the public about a specific issue and bring attention to a cause. A proclamation is an effective tool for gaining public recognition of your event because it carries the full support of a key government official in your state or community.
Just follow these 5 steps:
*Make sure you start the process several weeks ahead of the event.
STEP 1: Contact the State or Local Government Office
Governors, county executives, mayors, state legislatures, municipalities, counties, cities or towns can issue proclamations. For city proclamations, a mayor, city manager or city marshal may be the person to sign. For…
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