Region Communications Officer’s Report


June 2018

SOCIAL MEDIA: Twitter – Soroptimist CNWW@SIRegion Facebook – Soroptimist Region Cheshire, North Wales & Wirral & Soroptimist Ches. N. Wales & Wirral Region

Region Twitter: 465 Followers. Clubs with Twitter accounts: Bebington, Chester, Flintshire, Llandudno, Nantwich Northwich, Runcorn & Frodsham.

Please try to use #Soroptimist in all your Tweets and posts if possible. We need to get the full name out there as much as we can for recognition and profile raising – using # helps to create a trend – more information on page 13 of the SIGBI Social Media Guide – Twitter – you can find it on the SIGBI website or the Region Dropbox. Please inform us when your club has a Twitter account.

Facebook: Soroptimist Region Cheshire, North Wales & Wirral Facebook – 181 members

Soroptimist Ches. N.Wales & Wirral Region Facebook page 135 Followers

Facebook Adverts– Lisa at SIGBI HQ has written a “How To’ guide to advertise events, generate leads or  boost your club Facebook page – you will find in Region Dropbox or on the SIGBI website

REGION WEBSITE: http://sigbi.org/cheshire/

Please send Club Events to be advertised on Region website and shared on Social Media

May is Membership Month– As a Region we will be working towards increasing Membership throughout the Year, however SIGBI Federation is promoting May as Membership Month so if possible please get involved with the ‘Speech Bubble Campaign #WHYSOROPTIMIST” – you will find the image and information in dropbox.

REGION DROPBOX

Please encourage at least one member from your club to join.

This includes:

  • How to guides – Social Media & Website
  • Role Specifications for Region Officers
  • Region Information – Region diaries and directories
  • Region Images – logos, info graphics and photos

MARKETING & PUBLICITY

Region Display boards:

Updated with new International project Women Water & Leadership.

Boards available for all Clubs to use. Please let us know in good time if you wish to use them.

Reminder – Boards will be in use for Cheshire Show June 19th & 20th and Llangollen Eisteddfod 3-9th July

Photographs: We are always short of lively and interesting photos of your events and activities – Please send in high resolution

Region News Briefing & Newsletter

CNWW Briefing to be circulated via club secretaries to members after the Officers/Reps meeting.  The briefing includes Officers Reports and links to Region Events

Region Newsletter twice per year June & November – which includes Club News & Events

Sue Challoner and Helen Owen Region Communications Officers

Please respond jointly to: helenmowen@yahoo.co.uk suechalloner@btinternet.com