Nonprofits: Why Hire Someone to Design your Website?

Front Page Community Garden Kitchen Website

As I said in my post about print projects, I have a passion for non-profit organizations. Each one is different and faces unique challenges. And, it’s extra motivating to use my skills to raise money for education, solve hunger, or help a city prosper. Many small non-profits don’t think they can afford to have a professional …

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Project: Bluebonnet Meats

  When the owners of Bluebonnet Meats purchased a custom processor that had been around for decades, they created an image that reflects their commitment to modernization and the fact that they are true “foodies.” The audience is upscale restaurants that buy their meats, as well as farmers and hunters who want assurance that they …

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So You’ve Received a Donation! Now What?

Thanks to a certificate program I am attending (see below), I wanted to share some insights on using your website and other communications channels to strengthen your nonprofit’s connections with supporters. So you have received a gift! Now what? I learned that of ten new donors, only three make a second gift! It sounds like …

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Project: Local Yocal BBQ and Grill

Three Bottles of Gourmet Salt

What happens when you add a new location a few blocks away, and customers get lost? You need a two-sided redirection card, of course! We have also designed business cards for staff and printed special takeout, dine-in, and moisture-resistant menus.  And, some very special product labels are in the works. Logos provided by client.

Direct Mail Fundraising

Non-profit organizations: Save money on your annual fundraising campaigns and get better results!  Using direct mail, versus mailing out letters with stamps,  can recoup most of the costs of producing a professionally designed and mailed piece.  If your audience aligns neatly with mail carrier routes, Every Door Direct Mail is usually the most cost-effective method (bonus: you can mail large …

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Project: City of Tom Bean

Front Page of City of Tom Bean Website

We are pleased to have developed a new website to help the City of Tom Bean, located north of Dallas in Grayson County, reach out to and solicit feedback from the community. The official city website at tombeantx.gov streamlines work for City staff and makes it easier for residents and businesses to get help: Document …

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