This press release uses a format that is generally accepted by most media. The release should be double-spaced. Keep it brief and in inverted-pyramid style: most important news first, secondary news next, etc. If the story runs on to a second page, identify your story in the upper left-hand corner. End the release with three # symbols bottom-center.
Contact: <contact information>
<DATELINE>--<city name> will host a fundraiser for <beneficiary> on <date and time> at <location>.
<details of fundraiser>
Tickets for <event name> will be <cost> <child ticket price>, and may be purchased <location for buying tickets>. For more information, please contact <contact person> at <contact number>.