The Associated Press Media Editors has unveiled an APME Ambassadors
program for editors who include the organization in their estate
The goal, according to APME President Bob Heisse, is to attract at least
80 ambassadors by 2013, which is APME's 80th year. The program, he said,
will expand the organization's fundraising and help ensure APME's
"What we're doing grows in importance each year for editors who work
with fewer and fewer resources," said Heisse, executive editor of the
Centre Daily Times in State College, Pa. "We have to stay strong to
offer leading training through NewsTrain, AP-APME national reporting
initiatives, First Amendment support and much more."
Making an estate donation is as easy as including APME in your will when
it is written or revised, or adding a bequest through a codicil, or
amendment to an existing will.
Further details will be provided in the fall APME magazine. For more
information, contact Sally Jacobsen at firstname.lastname@example.org