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2013 Sample Release and Tips for Grabbing the Attention of Local Media for Your Help-Portrait Event

If you have participated in a Help-Portrait event before, you know that there are amazing stories to be shared throughout the day.  We’d love for you to be able to get those stories to a wider audience through the vehicles of your local news stations or newspapers.  Below are a few simple ideas to help [...]

By | November 8th, 2013|H-P Tips, Press releases, Updates|8 Comments

Help-Portrait Partners with Groupon Grassroots to Give More Photos in 2012 through $10 Offer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – September 20, 2012 – Help-Portrait, the non-profit formed to give back through photos, and Groupon’s Grassroots, the philanthropic arm of Groupon, announce the launch of a local campaign to allow the community to purchase an offer to give someone in need a portrait on December 8th of this year. This Help-Portrait campaign [...]

By | September 20th, 2012|News, Press releases|7 Comments

3rd Annual Worldwide Help-Portrait Set for Dec 10; Showcasing Photos for the First Time

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Lori Mahon, Merge PR lori@mergepr.com 615.579.1266 THIRD ANNUAL WORLDWIDE HELP-PORTRAIT™ EVENT SET FOR DECEMBER 10 HELP-PORTRAIT WILL BE SHOWCASING PHOTOS FROM THIS YEAR'S EVENT FOR THE FIRST TIME Nashville, Tn –October 27, 2011—This December 10, photographers around the world will gather for the third annual Help-Portrait event. In 2009, Help-Portrait [...]

By | November 2nd, 2011|News, Press releases|7 Comments

Help-Portrait Held Worldwide on Saturday, 04 Dec

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Lori Mahon press@help-portrait.com HELP-PORTRAIT HELD WORLDWIDE ON SATURDAY, 04 DECEMBER 2ND ANNUAL EVENT EXPANDS, BROADCASTS LIVE ONLINE NASHVILLE, TN -- November 30, 2010 -- This Saturday on the 4th of December, thousands of photographers and volunteers worldwide will unite for the second annual Help-Portrait event. The idea behind Help-Portrait is [...]

By | November 30th, 2010|News, Press releases|6 Comments

Partnership Announced with Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Lori Mahon press@help-portrait.com PHOTOGRAPHERS UNITE FOR 2ND ANNUAL HELP-PORTRAIT: 04 DEC 2010 PARTNERSHIP WITH RITZ & WOLF CAMERA & IMAGE NASHVILLE, TN -- November 5, 2010 -- In 2009, Help-Portrait began as an idea that transformed into a movement in just three months.  The idea behind Help-Portrait is simple: 1. [...]

By | November 5th, 2010|News, Press releases|22 Comments

Help-Portrait Movement Unites Communities Worldwide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact & Inquires: Lori Mahon press@help-portrait.com / 615-579-1266 NASHVILLE, TN --December 18, 2009 -- Last Saturday, December 12th, the world stood still as photographers worldwide united in a photography movement called Help-Portrait, which gave more than 40,000 individuals portraits to treasure for a lifetime. On Saturday, more than 8300 photographers and [...]

By | October 2nd, 2010|News, Press releases|7 Comments

Official Press Release!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact & Inquires: Lori Mahon press@help-portrait.com / 615-579-1266 NASHVILLE, TN --December 18, 2009 -- Last Saturday, December 12th, the world stood still as photographers worldwide united in a photography movement called Help-Portrait, which gave more than 40,000 individuals portraits to treasure for a lifetime. On Saturday, more than 8300 photographers and [...]

By | October 1st, 2010|Press releases|3 Comments