A real estate agent will attempt a unique 24-hour YouTube live stream as part of her campaign for Tampa Bay Woman of the Year, an annual fundraising event benefiting the Westchase Charitable Foundation.
Melanie Atkinson, Realtor with Smith & Associates, will broadcast from an actual house for sale in South Tampa. The live stream will feature continuous programming, guests, a video tour of the listing, and an opportunity for viewers, local residents, and businesses to participate. Co-hosting is Melanie’s producer (and client) @JenTalksForever, formerly with CNN.
WHAT: 24-hour YouTube live stream on the Melanie Loves Tampa Bay channel #24hourslive, all proceeds go to Westchase Charitable Foundation as part of the Tampa Bay Woman of the Year campaign
WHEN: Saturday, February 16 at 3 p.m. – Sunday February 17 at 3 p.m.
WHERE: South Tampa home listed for sale with Smith & Associates
Melanie Atkinson 📞 813.368.6084 firstname.lastname@example.org
Jennifer Moore 📞 727.551.4368 email@example.com (handling media inquiries)
24-HOUR LIVE STREAM:
Anyone around the world can watch the live stream to join in on the fun – chat with Melanie, ask real estate and Tampa-related questions, make online donations to the Westchase Charitable Foundation. Viewers can tune in on YouTube or MelanieLovesTampaBay.com.
An Open House will be held on Sunday 11AM-3PM for those who do live in the Tampa Bay area and are either house hunting or interested in stopping by to show support and make an in-person donation. Locals who want to set up a showing / tour will be able to call 813.392.2488 (during the stream) to arrange a visit. Any local businesses that make a $100+ donation (monetary or donation value) will get the chance to also be part of the live program if they call that same number.
– Media outlets interested in coverage are welcome – we can work around your needs / schedules.
– B-roll tour of the home’s interior can be provided
– Outlets granted a non-exclusive license from Melanie to take the watermarked stream live during your show, embedding the YouTube link online / social media, and using clips in perpetuity for your broadcast / web purposes
– For national / international outlets – we can arrange a phone / Skype interview with Melanie, but these must occur prior to the live stream event
ABOUT TAMPA BAY WOMAN OF THE YEAR:
The Westchase Charitable Foundation is a non-profit, public charity started in 2004. It relies on fundraising to support Tampa Bay area families who have either children or parents battling a serious illness or assisting people in the community and beyond who are faced with a family tragedy.
With the motto “families helping families,” the all-volunteer board of the Westchase Charitable Foundation makes sure that every dollar possible goes to the families that need our support