Sample Public Service Announcement
Note how we've indicated the Who, What, When, Where,
Why after each sentence. You don't have to do that in your notice. It's just there to help you see how the guidelines apply.
Have you ever wondered why an airplane stays up in the air?
(This is the WHY)
You can find out...at an exhibit called THE MYSTERY OF FLIGHT.
(This answers WHAT)
It's at the MacDonnell Board of Education Science Fair, Monday, June 5.
(This answers WHO, WHERE and WHEN)
The school is at the corner of Maple Avenue and Woodlawn Street, in Ottawa.
(This answers WHERE)
Contact: Mrs. Jones, at Maplewood High School, 567-8901
This announcement can run from May 23 to June 4.
Pronunciation: MacDonnell is pronounced Mac DONN'l as in MacDonald without the final "d".