June 20, 2019

Sign Up for Brand Camp 2019!

Posted by Custom & Craft

Hey, Jewish Nonprofits! Do your brand materials need a refresh? Are you still struggling to communicate effectively on social media?

Join us for Brand Camp, a 7-session remote-learning course to help you strengthen your organization's online presence. The program includes four group webinars and three individualized coaching sessions designed to tune-up your brand & social media strategy for the coming Jewish year.

Now in its fourth year, our brand camp curriculum has been developed and tested with over 30 participating organizations. This year, we’re excited to bring the program online to reach you wherever you are. With a combination of webinars, group feedback, and one-on-one coaching calls, you’ll have all the tools you need for your High Holiday campaigns and beyond.

Fees: $525 per organization. $25 discount for all registrations completed by Friday, July 5.

Questions? Email eileen@customandcraft.org

 

SCHEDULE

WEEK 1
Webinar: Refining Your Brand

July 17, 11am PDT / 2pm EDT*

What are the "rules" for making great brand materials? How do you effectively share your voice and identity through your logo, design and website? And who is doing it well in the Jewish community? We'll take a look at the building blocks for effective branding and experiment with new approaches for building our professional brands.

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WEEK 2
Individual coaching sessions
July 22-26

Assignment: Brand assessment & mood board

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WEEK 3
Webinar: Creating Your Editorial Calendar
July 31, 11am PDT / 2pm EDT

A great editorial calendar begins with an intention to start conversations with a clearly-defined audience. We’ll review best practices for posting on social media, becoming a thought leader, and engaging with your community. Then we’ll put our skills to work in drafting an editorial calendar for the High Holidays or an upcoming campaign of your choice.

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WEEK 4
Individual coaching sessions
August 5-9

Assignment: Campaign editorial calendar

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WEEK 5
Designing Image Posts for Social Media
Aug 15

What makes a great photo? Where do you look for photos when you don’t have the right one? How can you edit and improve a less-than-perfect image? We’ll look at examples of social brands using photography in innovative ways. We’ll also play with some photo editing tools, as well as Canva, a free online tool for combining text, images, and other design elements.

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WEEK 6
Individual coaching sessions
August 19-23

Assignment: Suite of social media posts

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WEEK 7
Working with Videos & Analytics

Aug 28

Videos can be a compelling addition to any campaign, but how can you make yours stand out without spending a lot of money? In our final session, we’ll discuss DIY formats for simple online videos that you can start producing with your smartphone. We’ll also wrap up our work together by introducing some tools for analytics and evaluation.

Assignment: Launch your campaign!

 

* Participants may join live webinars, or catch up on recordings at their own pace. All webinars last for one hour. All coaching sessions last 50 minutes, and may be scheduled Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm EDT.