Putting jails in our neighborhoods.

Posted by Amanda Wilson on 5/25/17 11:31 AM

The decision of closing Rikers Island puts jails in our neighborhoods — but before you assume the worst of it, think of this.

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Topics: mass incarceration, criminal justice, prison reform

We the people.

Posted by Amanda Wilson on 5/25/17 11:30 AM

We already know the effect that the Trump Administration has had on our First Amendment rights. While most of us have a general understanding of the rights that the First Amendment grants us, not everyone knows what it says verbatim, especially immigrants or people whose native language isn’t English.

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The last meal.

Posted by Amanda Wilson on 5/25/17 11:30 AM

Two chicken-fried steaks with gravy and onions. One triple-patty bacon cheeseburger. An omelette with cheese, ground beef, tomatoes, onions, bell peppers, and jalapeños. Fried okra with ketchup. A pound of barbecued meat with a half loaf of white bread. Three fajitas. A meat lover’s pizza. A pint of Blue Bell ice cream. Peanut butter fudge with crushed peanuts. Three root beers.

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Topics: mass incarceration, criminal justice, prison reform

Four ways we’re different from other impact agencies… and why you should care:

Posted by Amanda Wilson on 5/25/17 11:29 AM

We offer an unique blend of storytelling and time-tested response marketing methods.

Because we believe that the motivation behind action comes from emotional connection — and this connection is made through creating compelling stories, both visual and written. Our creative director marries methods from both his work as a documentary photographer and as his years of experience owning a successful response marketing agency to craft compelling words and evocative images for your non-profit.

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Topics: fundraising, nonprofit marketing, storytelling, our work

Fundraising tools to keep an eye on:

Posted by Joe Quint on 5/23/17 7:11 AM

Fundraising, in these sophisticated digital times, needs to be more creative than just a “please donate” call-to-action on a website or social account… so here are a few tools that seem pretty awesome for doing the job.

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Topics: fundraising, cool stuff