Designing High Impact Marketing Materials


Live October 21, 2021 | 2 PM Eastern
Duration 75–90 minutes
Recordings Available for 7 Days


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If it’s not your background, graphic design may be a fun new adventure, or a stressful time hog.  For the do-it-all nonprofit marketer, creating attractive print and digital design that’s on brand can be tricky. From sizing for screens to setting up folds for print, it’s easy to get overwhelmedor to waste money producing an ineffective piece.

Going beyond graphic design basics, learn professional techniques for creating high-impact marketing materialsfrom setting up a single piece to planning a coordinated multi-channel campaign.  Whether you are using InDesign, Canva or something else, learn methods to design engaging invitations, newsletters, reports and more.

This class is designed for staff who need to create effective marketing materials and are not trained designers. We’ll focus on design principles that are applicable to any project and any design tools you use. The class can be taken in its own or as part of the Foundations of Nonprofit Marketing Course.

In this class you’ll learn:

  • To create a flexible layout grid that accommodates different content
  • About content flow and reading patterns
  • How to create a series of pieces so they work together
  • How to use images, fonts, color and scale to create impact
  • The differences between digital and print design

Included with this class:

  • One login for live class
  • Access to the replay for 7 days
  • Resource guide

Upgrade to the course for access to the recording until January 31, 2022. Save 16% on each class while building core marketing skills. 

What students say about Nonprofit Toolkit Training:

One of the best. Practical, helpful and very real.

Richard Nassau, Director of Development, Jewish Federation of Reading, PA

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