nonprofits

At the heart of it all.

Doing good in the world isn’t easy. With more than 20 years’ experience immersing ourselves in third-sector brands – their objectives, challenges, and audiences – we can help bring clarity to the complex.

Brand clarity

Your organization exists for a reason. We’ll help you crystalize your story, identity, and unique value with a thoughtful approach to brand development, rooted in your objectives. Let’s uncover what really sets you apart.

Transforming care for Seniors and Veterans.

Learn how we helped Perley Health evolve along its journey of providing life-changing care.

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Behavioural influence

To further your cause, you need partners as invested as you are. Together, we can tell your story the right way to the right people, strengthening your case among donors, jobseekers, volunteers, and others.

Connecting research to positive patient outcomes.

Learn how we helped the Ottawa Hospital generate new donor and partner leads.

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Strategic communications

You’ve got a message to share, and being ignored isn’t an option. In today’s attention-span economy, we can help build or optimize your communications strategies to effectively drive awareness and action.

Squashing the stigmas surrounding women’s bodies.

Learn how we helped the SOGC start a positive conversation around women’s health care.

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Work that moves the needle

“It was a pleasure working with Alphabet® through our brand transition. The thorough, collaborative process was greatly appreciated.”

Jay Innes, Director of Communications, Perley Health

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The right solutions at the right time.

  • Brand strategy & design
  • Communications strategy
  • Custom web solutions
  • Fundraising campaigns
  • E-learning systems
  • CRM solutions
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Clients making a difference.

Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Hydro Ottawa
The Royal
Perley Health
The Ottawa Hospital
Canadian Blood Services

Amplify your voice, value, influence, and impact. Learn how we can help.

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