VIDEO TUTORIAL on how to use Hello Hancock

Who can submit an event?

The following organizations who serve Hancock County, Indiana are welcomed to submit an event on Hello Hancock:

  • City and Towns
  • Main Street Organizations
  • Chambers
  • Nonprofits
  • Service Groups
  • Churches         
  • Schools
How do I become an Organizer?

Step One

Complete the online organizer form

Step Two

You will receive an email notification when you have been approved

Step Three

Once approved as an organizer you will be able to start submitting events.

I lost my password. What do I do?
  1. Go to your WordPress login page (
  2. Click on Lost you password? at the bottom
  3. Enter the Username or E-mail of your WordPress admin user, then click on Get New Password
  4. You should get an email with the subject [WordPress Site] Password Reset. The body of this email will contain a link below the text To reset your password, visit the following address, go ahead and click on that link.
  5. Type in your New password, confirm it, then click on Reset Password
What are the event posting guidelines?

Appropriate Content:

  • Family friendly
  • Charitable events and fundraisers
  • Festivals
  • Social Gatherings
  • Cultural Opportunities like art shows
  • Church VBS and community dinners
  • Specific School Events
    • Plays
    • Choir
    • Proms
    • School Breaks
  • Specific government hosted public gatherings like festivals and concerts

Inappropriate Content:

  • On-going series or daily activities*
  • School sporting events with exception of state tournaments
  • Government meetings
  • Commercial promotion
  • Individual interests
  • Political campaigns

*If an event occurs over an extended period (i.e. weeks or months), enter the event information only on the starting date with the full timeframe indicated in the event description. Do not make daily entries for the period of the activity. If the event will run multiple months, you may add the event to the first of each month it will be accessible.

How do I edit my event?

What does the image size need to be for the event image?