fcfnewsletter2 Aug 4

How long-term collaboration yields better design

Iteration is an essential practice in the business world. But all too often, we see design projects in the social sector conceived in isolation; failing to take advantage of lessons learned from previous efforts. At Elefint, we take a different approach. We believe there is immense value in building long-lasting relationships with our clients. In...Read More

dataviz-banner Jul 15

How to Create Eye-Catching Graphics With Integrity

Data can be a powerful tool for those of us who want to try to change the world. We can use data to help prove that there’s a problem, to illustrate an important argument, or to show impact. But if we’re not careful, data can be dangerous. We’ve all seen examples of how data can be...Read More

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We’re hiring a Full Time Senior Visual Designer

  Details We are looking for a someone with experience shaping brands and who has a strong handle on web design, illustration, and data visualization. He or she will work alongside our developers, project managers and strategy experts to shape our projects. The Senior Visual Designer will be responsible for pitching original design concepts, executing...Read More

buttons Jun 19

Have you noticed Elefint has a new fint?

Creative Director, Gopika Prabhu shares a short narrative about Elefint’s rebrand. A lot has changed at Elefint since we first started out almost five years ago. We’ve grown from 2 people to 11, moved from an Oakland apartment to our studio in Potrero Hill, from working with a handful of clients, to partnering with 100+...Read More

newsletterimages_charitytrap-01 Jun 18

The Charity Trap

Why a recent exposé on Red Cross failures in Haiti highlights unrealistic expectations for social sector organizations. Chief Strategy Officer, Matt, shares some perspective the expectations we have for nonprofits. An excerpt from the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Read More