How a Design Culture Can Grow Your Nonprofit’s Impact

| December 29, 2016

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When you look at nonprofits like charity: water or 1to1 Movement, it’s easy to see that they know what their donors want and how to connect with them through emotionally charged copy, imagery, and colors. Successful, effective brands like these have something in common: a strong design culture. A design culture is not just about making things pretty. It’s about solving problems by adopting the perspective of your supporters, and thus creating amazing experiences for the people who come in contact with your brand. These experiences can then translate into stronger brand affinity, deeper relationships, and greater levels of support.

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