PR Toolkit

  • Description of Resource:

    The PR Toolkit was developed to help youth mentoring programs boost media engagement and exposure for their cause. The kit was created by the Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota in collaboration with public relations professionals and the Partnership’s network of mentoring programs. It includes a guide to effective media strategies and customizable templates for key items, such as a PR Plan and story pitch e-mails.


    This resource provides programs with templates and information they can use in their marketing and PR efforts to increase public awareness of mentoring and their specific program.

    Target Population/Eligibility of Target Sites:

    This toolkit is intended for use with any mentoring program, although some of the contents may be most applicable to community-based organizations.

    Corresponding Elements of Effective Practice:


    Key Personnel:

    Program staff whose job duties include mentor recruitment, communications, or marketing.

    Additional Information:


  • Resource Name:

    PR Toolkit


    Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota


    Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota and Weber Shandwick

    Date of Publication:


    Resource Type:

    Recruitment and Marketing Tools

  • Evaluation Methodology:

    Resource has not been evaluated for effectiveness

    Evaluation Outcomes:

    Resource has not been evaluated for effectiveness

    Evaluation Validity:

    Resource has not been evaluated for effectiveness

  • Accessing and Using this Resource:

    The full guidebook and templates are available for free download in PDF or Word format on the MPM website at:

  • References:


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