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Your historic preservation group can boost its public profile by incorporating a public relations mindset into daily communications.

Aim for success by developing a fundraising strategy that incorporates the practices and methods in this article.

To make a case for historic preservation in your community, you must understand your audience

Make the most of your meeting with an elected official or political staffer by takinge the right actions before, during, and after the meeting.

Explore this in-depth online training for preservation commissioners.

A media packet will help your historic preservation group communicate your message to members of the media who attend your events.

Learn how to use our newspapers, obituaries and biographical articles for genealogy research.

National History Day Competitions

A generic judge orientation outline used at the state event and at several regional events in Wisconsin

National History Day in Wisconsin

What to do before holding a National History Day event at your school

Organizing a Publicity Event, Part 1 of 2

A publicity event is an ideal way for your historic preservation group to communicate information about a newsworthy or milestone event

Guide or Instruction

Cemetery Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using cemetery records for family history research.

Get to Know Your Elected Officials and their Staff

Government outreach for advocates means two things: establishing relationships with the right people, and knowing who does what.

Your historic preservation group can use a free online mapping tool to create a virtual tour of a historic site or building in your community.

Learn helpful tips for hiring the right contractor for a historic rehabilitation project.

Guide or Instruction

Contributor Guidelines

How To Submit Manuscripts to Wisconsin Magazine of History

Learn the guidelines for proper submission of manuscripts to be considered for publication in Wisconsin Magazine of History.

Learn the ways that members can support your nonprofit organization beyond just paying their annual dues.

Learn strategies for responding to community misunderstandings and “bad press”

Guide or Instruction

Why Nonprofit Boards Fail

Nonprofit boards typically fail for one of two reasons: they lose sight of their mission, or they don't adapt to change.

Guide or Instruction

Birth Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using birth records for family history research.

If your historic preservation group is not using internet technologies to reach your supporters, you are closing doors on a broad audience.
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