Finding Inspiration For Your Nonprofit Branding

Before you make any decisions about your visual branding, first you need to do some research. Research can help give you a general idea of what you’re looking for and provide a starting point for working with designers or picking out online graphic materials for your nonprofit. Your two major … Read More

The Essential Pillars of Nonprofit Branding – Consistency & Repetition

Branding is how you communicate with the outside world about who you are as a nonprofit organization and why your work matters. It represents all of your visual and mission identity and is a crucial part of building trust with your organization and sharing your values. It’s also a bunch … Read More

Building the Big Tiny

It started back in January, with one of those “Hey you should talk to…” introductions.  After a few coffee meets and getting to know each other, Hampton Dohrman and I decided to build Tiny Opera House in order to give the smallest of nonprofits a tool they could easily use … Read More

Quickstart guide to branding your nonprofit

Need to get started quick with a complete visual brand for your nonprofit? Our quickstart guide to nonprofit branding will walk you through everything you need to quickly and easily build a comprehensive strategy with all the collateral materials your organization needs. Quickstart guide to branding your nonprofit was last … Read More

How to look like you’re a real nonprofit

Getting all your paperwork filed and making your organization official is only a starting point to building a great nonprofit. To build credibility with potential donors and future partners, your organization needs to maintain a public presence that inspires confidence. Your new organization needs to look like a stable, professional … Read More

How to get started when you’re just getting started

So you want to save the whales. Or the puppies. Or the children. Or the trees. Or maybe it’s something else? In all the time I’ve spent working in the nonprofit sector, nothing is as inspiring to me as the individuals and small groups that come together to create a … Read More

How to open a nonprofit bank account

It’s hard to do anything in the real nonprofit world without a bank account. Luckily, the process is pretty easy once you’ve formed a legal nonprofit organization with the state you live in, and completed all the subsequent registration forms and filings with the IRS and other entities ( check … Read More

Join us in San Diego!

Join us on Thursday, October 18 at Moniker Commons in Liberty Station ( 2869 Historic Decatur Rd, San Diego, CA 92106 ) from 6PM – 8PM for our first LIVE Tiny Opera House event! Tiny Opera House and WilkMazz are partnering to host an evening of community, collaboration, and big … Read More

Website and Technology for Small Nonprofits

When you’ve got a small team, how can your maximize your time and the reach of your nonprofit? We’ll give you some strategies on using technology to automate, integrate, and accelerate your organization. You can download the presentation materials below, or check out our YouTube video here! e-Mail This is … Read More

Program Management for Small Nonprofits

Building and running great programs is key to your mission. We’ll talk about how to bootstrap high-value programs as a small organization and how to measure the impact of your work. You can download the presentation below, and also check out the video on YouTube! e-Mail This is required. Submit … Read More