ARCHITECT Brand + Design Collective is a strategy development firm focused on community-centered and diverse philanthropy, leveraging the best practices in storytelling, strategic marketing and inclusive fundraising strategies.
BRAND mANAGEMENT + MARKETING STRATEGY
Can't quite nail down your narrative? Need a little help emphasizing your mission?
Leverage organizational assets and data to create authentic and focused messaging.
Let's develop it into compelling language, materials and other digital content to reach intended audiences.
STRATEGIC PLANNING + ENGAGEMENT
Got a lackluster group
who needs a little help to get going?
Let's talk about how to operationalize intentions while moving them in the right direction.
We can co-develop plan of action with execution and monitoring periods
for key stakeholders making pivots as needed.
Fill leadership gaps within your organization with a tenured fundraising and development officer for hire.
Get Certified Fundraising Expertise + Thought Leadership from a designated Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® CAP®
messaging & ENGAGEMENT
Focus on what you do best
while we build out your identity and infrastructure.
The result is key but
how we get there and
who we engage matters.
Leverage engagement action plans that harness power, support and share your mission.
We believe in maximizing
efforts to keep it fresh while getting from A to Z.
Have a front row seat and voice in exactly how each marketing approach has been tailored.
We assist you all the way
across the finish line as we convert ideas to reality.
In short, we shape and craft identity. As a whole, we are a collective of capacity-building professionals who focus on community-centered philanthropy, best practices in storytelling, strategic marketing and inclusive fundraising strategies.
We are intuitive, curiosity-driven scholars who hold a rich mosaic of skills in an abundance of intelligences. We leverage our assets to dig deeper into intentionality while fostering collaboration in organizations and cultivating opportunities for continuous, equitable and conscientious learning.
We have a keen eye for analytics and our finger on the pulse of emerging trends. We are facilitators of courageous conversations using data and themes to craft a clear narrative with the ambition and expertise to deliver on excellence.
beyond ordinary + beyond convention.
This is a full-service consultative firm who can assist clients with defining and owning a position in a market across the entire awareness building journey.
Are you looking to craft a cohesive and consistent brand identity?
Are you desiring to tell your story better?
Are you looking to increase visibility for your organization? Or fundraising capacity?
We’re your team — for the fraction of the cost of an in-house agency. Our origin is rooted in building strong client, customer and constituent relationships.
body of Work
portfolio of partners
We ideate, plan and most importantly, execute a customized engagement journey. Through independent research, data analysis, strategy development, design thinking, and project management we’re able to create multi-faceted marketing and fundraising plans based on insights, with a special emphasis on creative and digital strategy.
Let's work together to tell an incredible story
CREATIVITY partnered with bold
PLANNING + PREPARATION
introduction + discovery
As a team, we'll create a set of measurable goals + tactics which harness power and amplify messaging impact. Introduce you to great best practices that ensure an optimal experience.
EXECUTION + MEASUREMENT
Meet frequently to review the plan and discuss any upcoming opportunities, projects or initiatives. In addition to these meetings, it will be important members to stay on top of email or phone communications to make sure nothing is getting missed.
Together, we’ll determine where promotion strategy is currently and where we would like to go in the next cycle with regard to reach + visibility.
evaluate + Review
The ultimate goal is to reflect the demographics, sentiments and needs of the community while also positioning resources or services to assist in meeting their needs.
meet the fantastic
In a noisy world nonprofits are hungry to connect to constituents with fresh messaging, authentic engagement, and real perspectives. ARCHITECT Brand + Design Collective is a strategy building firm with a specific focus on brand management, data-driven community engagement and nonprofit fundraising.
We facilitate and guide your best efforts through curiosity, creativity and courageousness.
ARCHITECT meets client ambition to tell a compelling story by leaning into strategy, logistics, marketing and operations to execute on a winning brand and identity. ARCHITECT listens to your needs and creates a comprehensive blueprint that centers your mission, your goals and, most importantly, your budget.
The ARCHITECT team approaches individuals, organizations and grassroots initiatives to solve communication, social and/or funding gaps to tell the story they want to tell through strategy, expertise and authenticity.
With proven engagement plans, our team customizes organizational priorities and creates a set of measurable goals + tactics which harness power and amplify intent as well as impact. ARCHITECT leads innovation and relationship components for transformational engagement through design aesthetic, management and strategy.
COLLECTIVE YEARS OF EXPERTISE