Signature Events & Programs
The Fair Media Council offers a variety of programs to help its members become media savvy, progressive communicators and well-connected representatives of their brands.
- FMC Connection Day
The largest conference in the country that brings the media together with the public for a day of open dialogue. The purpose is to facilitate news coverage of issues important to the community.
- FMC Media Savvy Teacher Award
Designed to recognize 4th, 5th and 6th grade teachers who are using news and promoting media literacy inside their classrooms. Teachers anywhere in the United States may enter. Entries must explain the idea or concept behind the program, how the concept was implemented and how results were measured. Entries are due by June 29, 2012 and will be judged by community leaders.
- FMC Folio Awards
Honoring excellence in local news and social media. The awards program is adjudicated by community leaders to choose news relevant to the community, well told and impeccably crafted. Social media categories allow businesses and nonprofits to enter, too.
- FMC Media Fix Workshop Series
Cutting-edge communication skills are introduced in this hands-on workshop series designed specifically for business and nonprofit organizations to learn new ways to use communication tools and skills to grow their organizations.