"WE ARE THE PEOPLE BEHIND
THE PEOPLE ON THE FOREFRONT
OF SOCIAL CHANGE"

~ Vanessa Wakeman, CEO, The Wakeman Agency

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OUR NEW
SILICON VALLEY
OFFICE HAS
OPENED

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STORYTELLING THAT
CREATES DIALOGUE

Find out how we secured more than 70 interviews
in 48 hours for UCLA's The Civil Rights Project.

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BATTLE OF THE BANDS
FOR A CAUSE

When companies connect to
communities, great things happen.

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YOUR BRAND AND MISSION
SHOULD BE AT THE HEART
OF EVERYTHING YOU DO.

Find out how we create
events that raise money and your profile.

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Using events and PR to revitalize a brand’s promise

STRENGTHENING LEGACIES

CASE STUDIES

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Africa-America Institute


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UCLA Civil Rights Project


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March On Washington Film Festival


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LATEST NEWS & INSIGHTS

Do You Kiss on the First Date?


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Asking for money too soon can be a recipe for fundraising failure.

Being presumptive or premature can railroad relations with donor prospects

Money. It’s one of the last remaining untouchable topics in a society where ever fewer subjects are considered taboo. But for nonprofits with goals, objectives and missions to realize, being gun-shy about dollars and cents can be a recipe for stagnation or failure. keep reading

Staying Instagram Relevant


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Maintaining Instagram for nonprofits

Ways to optimize your presence and maximize your impact on this ultra-visual social platform

So you’ve launched an Instagram account, and your organization has announced it to the world. Your key stakeholders have been informed, and you have shared the good news about your expanded online presence to friends, followers and fans on your other social media channels. But what now? keep reading

Help, My Board Won’t Fundraise!


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Reasons why Board members get disengaged and stop raising funds

Being a Board member of a nonprofit organization is no small task.

In general, Board members are responsible for governance and support – at the most basic essence, dotting the I’s and crossing the T’s legally, financially and ethically, while facilitating operational and administrative needs. keep reading

Getting Instagram Ready


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Preparatory steps for launching an Instagram account that tells your nonprofit organization’s story

Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These popular social media sites represent the grand triumvirate of all things social, covering community building, news gathering, topic trending, and professional bridge-building and networking. keep reading