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Storytelling: An Effective Communications Strategy

July 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Dawn Fraser

Join ComNetwork Monterey Bay as we present storytelling with Dawn Fraser, an interactive lecture, focused on the principles of storytelling.

Learn to be effective in telling your project’s story. Strengthen your understanding about what makes your story effective. Open to Monterey, Santa Cruz San Benito nonprofit communications professionals, regardless of title and volunteers who share the story of their nonprofits. Learn more about this topic.


Workshop Details

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
12:00 – 1:30 PM
Monterey County Free Libraries, Marina Branch
188 Seaside Avenue, Marina – Community Room
Free. Bring your own lunch or purchase in advance for $10.

You will learn:

  • Narrative structures and why stories work
  • How to incorporate stories into the fabric of an effective communications strategy
  • Tips to shape stories for advocacy

This free workshop is presented by the Communications Network, Monterey Bay (ComNet) in partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Excellence of the Community Foundation for Monterey County and the Community Foundation Santa Cruz.  If you can’t make check out this storytelling resource from the Communications Network:  https://storytelling.comnetwork.org/

About Dawn Fraser

Dawn J. Fraser  is a storyteller, producer and a nationally acclaimed communications coach based out of Brooklyn, New York, and San Jose, California. She is the Creator and Host of the show ‘Barbershop Stories,’ which features storytellers performing true tales in barbershops and salons around NYC, and is the Founder of Fraser’s Edge, LLC, which offers programs for businesses, nonprofits, community organizers, entrepreneurs, and college students to develop their leadership potential through storytelling. She loves being a twin, a Trinidadian, and tweetable @dawnjfraser.



July 16
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Marina Library Community Room
188 Seaside Avenue
Marina, CA 93933 United States
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