Public service announcements (PSAs)
promote social messages--and are often narrated by
celebrities. They do not require a news hook, but generally benefit
from creative, captivating approaches.
Radio stations receive PSAs either in the
mail on CD or electronically via the Internet. The
most popular lengths are 60, 30, and 15 seconds.
write, produce, and distribute regional or national PSAs
in English and/or Spanish.
North American Network's PSA packages
- Custom targeting of appropriate radio
- Writing a cover letter, production
scripts, and live-read/DJ scripts
- Recording and production of audio
- Usage verification through follow-up
phone calls and broadcast-tracking reply forms--along
with tracking downloads from RadioSpace™ and
- A Broadcast Usage Report including audience
distribution via first-class mail also include:
- Printing and copying broadcast-tracking
reply form, cover letter, and live-read/DJ scripts
- CD duplication
North American Network's PSA service
also includes placement of audio and/or text on RadioSpace
and/or RadioEspacio. Check out the latest postings at
a sample! (MP3 format)
The U.S. Consumer Product
Safety Commission's award-winning
radio PSA helped prevent SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome).
Folksinger Tom Paxton wrote and performed the
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