UPCOMING WEBINAR: How to Be a Social Media AGvocate

Are you social media savvy?

No one can tell your story better than you. That's why we're here - to help you tell your story. If done right, social media has the power to initiate real change within genuine issues.
It's time for you to embrace the social media agvocate inside you and extend your reach in the world. But how exactly do you do that? It's 2019 and social media is so much more than just Facebook. Now there's Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, the list goes on! We know you can't be in all places at once so we're here to help you discover what platforms best suit you and your story. 

Join us on Thursday, January 31 at 7 p.m. EST or Friday, February 1 at 12 p.m. EST for tips on how you can be more social media savvy. 

January 31, 7 p.m. EST registration: Click here to register!

February 1, 12 p.m. EST registrationClick here to register!

#DairyFAN Twitter Party!

Who: Sponsored by #DairyFAN (Dairy Food Advocacy Network), hosted by @AmericanDairyNE

What: #DairyFAN Twitter Party – Dairy Love Twitter Party

When: Wednesday, February 13, 8 – 9 p.m. Eastern

Where: Twitter!

Why: The best kind of love is a DAIRY love, right? As Valentine’s Day draws near, #DairyFAN is here to help you fall in love with all things dairy. From your milk, cheese and favorite ice cream, how much do you really know about these products? For example, did you know not all milk comes from black and white cows and no, chocolate milk does not come from brown cows. From nutrition to sustainability on the dairy farm, join us for a Twitter Party celebrating our love for all things dairy! We promise it won’t take long before you fall even more in love with dairy.

Join us on Wednesday, February 13 for the next #DairyFAN Twitter Party – Dairy Love Twitter Party

How: Log on to Twitter and follow #DairyFAN to join the conversation!

Be sure to RSVP below for your chance to win a $200 Amazon gift card!

Click Here to Join the #DairyFAN Twitter Party! OR

You are invited to the #DairyFAN Twitter Party! party!

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What is DairyFAN?

The Dairy Food Advocacy Network (DairyFAN) is an innovative leadership and social media advocacy outreach program sponsored by the American Dairy Association North East (ADANE). It is designed for college students, young professionals and other advocates interested in advancing their knowledge and ability to engage on social media in the growing and complex public dialogue surrounding our farms and our food.

DairyFAN combines interactive social media engagement and leadership training, food issues education and opportunities for networking and participating in digital initiatives around food. It offers access to a valuable network of skilled professionals through a program that supports the educational, personal and professional development of DairyFAN participants.

What do DairyFAN members do?

As a DairyFAN member, you will be asked to actively engage in the program by participating in the following activities:

Active Social Media Interaction: Engage in social media discussions a minimum of five times per week, actively seek to expand their network, initiate and respond to key food topics and participate in special online DairyFAN events, such as DairyFAN hosted Twitter parties.

Training Sessions: Attend quarterly educational sessions, which will span a variety of topics and may be online or in person.

ADANE Events: Participate in ADANE events, (online and/or in person), networking activities, volunteer opportunities or community outreach. Members are encouraged to get involved in industry events happening in their local area or statewide and bring these events to life via real-time social media engagement.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age at time of application
  • A resident of the ADANE territory (New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland Delaware and, Prince William, Loudon, Arlington and Fairfax counties in Virginia)
  • Be active on at least (but not limited to) one social media channel
  • Be passionate about advocating for the dairy industry

Click here to apply today

For more information, contact Emma Andrew at: eandrew@milk4u.org.