Jessica Weber at the Institute for Charitable Giving

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 by jwdnyc

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Jessica Weber leading a roundtable on strategic communications and design at the Institute for Charitable Giving’s 2017 Major Gift Roundtable seminar in Chicago. She is assessing the non-profit communications materials of attendees and giving one-on-one critiques to improve their effectiveness and help their missions come to life.

Anniversary Campaign to Raise Capital and Endowment Funding for the Future

Posted on February 13th, 2017 by jwdnyc

Jessica Weber Design, Inc. was proud to have been asked to design the materials for the Armenian Missionary Association of America’s Centennial Campaign in honor of their 100th anniversary. The AMAA aims to serve the physical and spiritual needs of Armenians in the U.S. and overseas by maintaining educational, evangelistic, relief, social service, church, and childcare ministries. Their goal of $20 million will support capital projects; education, missionary and healthcare initiatives; and contribute to their endowment for the next century.

AMAA retained Jerold Panas, Linzy & Partners to provide a feasibility study and help strategize the objectives.

AMAA needed powerful visual materials to convey the impact of their campaign to potential donors. We created a sub-branded suite of materials including a vibrant case statement which simplified their goals, as well as an invitation template for additional use for fundraising.

Learn more about AMAA and The Centennial Campaign.

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Jessica Weber’s Spring 2017 Designing for Non-Profits Class at Parsons to Rebrand Bottomless Closet

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 by jwdnyc

This Spring, Jessica Weber’s Designing for Non-Profits class at Parsons School of Design will be rebranding Bottomless Closet — an organization that works to reduce the barriers many women face in the search for employment while also providing on-going support and education so women gain the tools to succeed in their professional lives.

Jessica Weber to Serve on Judges’ Panel for B2B Neal Awards

Posted on January 17th, 2017 by jwdnyc

Jessica Weber will be on the panel judging the entries for this year’s 63rd Annual Jesse H. Neal Awards. The Neal Awards are the most prestigious editorial honors in the field of journalism. Named after Jesse H. Neal, the first managing director of Connectiv, the Neal Awards were established in 1955 to recognize and reward editorial excellence in business media.

Announcing New Strategic Partnership

Posted on January 11th, 2017 by jwdnyc

Jessica Weber Design, Inc. is proud to announce The Whelan Group has joined our team of Strategic Partners, offering strategic planning, campaign management, board development, and capacity building services to complement our design communications expertise. We look forward to future collaborations to mutually benefit our clients.

Jessica Teaches Another Great Class at Parsons

Posted on January 6th, 2017 by jwdnyc

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This past Autumn, Jessica finished up another successful semester at Parsons School of Design, teaching “Design for Non-Profits.” Her students worked on a real branding campaign to rename LIFT, Legal Information for Families Today, which works to enhance access to justice for children and families. LIFT provides legal information, community education, and compassionate guidance, while promoting system-wide reform of the courts and public agencies.

Institute for Charitable Giving Upcoming Seminar

Posted on January 3rd, 2017 by jwdnyc

Jessica Weber will serve on the faculty of the Institute for Charitable Giving’s Major Gift Roundtable seminar on Advanced Major Gift Fundraising and Leadership in Chicago March 22–23, 2017. She will lead the roundtables on strategic communications and design—teaching how to weave mission and vision statements into branding and publications, making them come alive, and helping to tell a more effective story. She will assess attendees’ communications materials giving one-on-one critiques for relevancy, urgency, clarity, and action! For more information, click here.

2016 Holiday card

Posted on December 20th, 2016 by jwdnyc

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Wishing You a Happy, Healthy, and Productive 2017!

From All of the Elves at Jessica Weber Design, Inc.
Jessica Weber, Tyler Bush, Yoni Weiss, Ioana Zamfiropol, Liza Rockwell, Raida Sarwar, and Bauer!

Thank you Paul Colliton for our wonderful photograph!

Our Game Plan for Dikembe Mutombo
Foundation Fundraising

Posted on September 7th, 2015 by jwdnyc

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Through the foundation he created in 1997, NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo built the first state-of-the-art hospital in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The mission of the foundation is to improve the health, education, and quality of life for the people of his native land. To this end, the foundation retained us to create their first-ever series of development materials to bring the foundation to life for potential donors.

Jessica Weber Design, Inc. created a three-tiered development/marketing suite of materials. 
A “mother book” describes the mission, history, accomplishments of the hospital, and the vision for the future. It was written to last at least two years as a marketing tool. The foundation’s first-ever annual report was enclosed. A smaller brochure for a quick developmental overview, with 
a response vehicle for donations, completed the suite. Selected naming opportunities accompany the pieces.

For more information about the foundation please visit www.dmf.org.

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