Public Service Announcement
There are many different definitions for a public service announcement (PSA) or public service ad, but the simplified version of PSAs are messages in the public interest disseminated by the media without charge, with the objective of raising awareness, changing public attitudes and behaviour towards a social issue.
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... Her work there included a public service announcement which aired on the network and during her Back to Basics Tour ... In partnership with "Rock the Vote", she appeared in a public service announcement which aired in mid-2008 ... in advertisements, online campaigns and a public service announcement ...
... A typical PSA is part of a public awareness campaign to inform or educate the public about an issue such as obesity or compulsive gambling ... Many of the military services produce PSAs primarily to recruit enlistees as an adjunct to their paid campaigns ...
... The Q Broadway Express is a service of the New York City Subway ... signs and the official subway map, as it represents a service provided on the BMT Broadway Line through Manhattan ... The Q service operates at all times ...
Famous quotes containing the words announcement, public and/or service:
“Losing faith in your own singularity is the start of wisdom, I suppose; also the first announcement of death.”
—Peter Conrad (b. 1948)
“According to legend, Dr. Sappington purchased his coffin several years before his death and kept it under his bed, with apples and nuts in it for his visiting grandchildren.”
—Administration in the State of Miss, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“But when with moving accents thou
Shalt constant faith and service vow,
Thy Celia shall receive those charms
With open ears, and with unfolded arms.”
—Thomas Carew (15891639)