An illustration of the Elefint team Mar 25

We’re hiring! Junior Developer and a Strategy Intern

We’re looking for a Junior Developer and a Business Strategy Intern to join our team at Elefint. Junior Developer View the job description here. Cultural fit is essential, so please take some time to look at our site and work before applying. If after careful thought Elefint seems like a good match, please submit a...Read More

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An illustration of the Elefint team Mar 25

We’re hiring! Summer Design Intern

We’re looking for a Design Intern to join our team at Elefint for the summer. As our design intern, you will be focused on both client and internal design projects that include digital and print work. You’ll be working closely with the Chief Creative Officer and our team of designers to create beautiful, strategic design....Read More

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INFOGRA.PH: Understand Complex Topics

The team at Elefint started this project four months ago, and now we are thrilled to share with you Infogra.ph: our way of bringing a new layer of context and analysis to complex topics. For our first topic, we chose Race and Social Justice, for its significance and momentum brought on by recent events at...Read More

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Desgn.it 2015: Show and Tell

The success of desgn.it relies on talented and enthusiastic people who genuinely want to give back, mixed in with a little bit of magic. Here are some thoughts on what made the event such a powerful experience for me and my team this time around.Read More

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Digital annual reports rock! Why don’t more nonprofits use them?

Even though we work in an increasingly digital world, the typical annual report is still created as a print document that is mailed out to donors and other constituents – a process that comes with substantial costs for printing and shipping. Today’s digital tools can help curtail these costs, while also providing access to important storytelling tools most organizations are already using in other communications.Read More

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Elefint’s 2014 Annual Report

2014 was a great year for us and after almost five years of being in business, we thought it was about time we put together our own annual report. It’s fun to reflect on where we were back in 2010–just two people working out of an apartment in Oakland–now to 7-person studio with a beautiful...Read More

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My 5 favorite books of 2014

A list from our Co-Founder Matthew Scharpnick I typically “read” 20 or more books a year. (Aside: Technically I listen to almost all of them. I use the audible.com app on my iPhone, which is important to note because the quality of narration often becomes a key factor separating great audiobooks from their printed counterparts. I highly recommend...Read More

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Getting ready for the best Desgn.it yet

Each year we host an event called Desgn.it where we choose two lucky nonprofits and build a team of designers and developers around their needs. We all head out to a beautiful spot (in a Tahoe mansion this past year and next) and work together for a weekend. As we gear up for next year’s...Read More

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