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Sharing What We Know

Reading is Fundamental

At Empax, we’re all about knowledge swapping and best practice sharing. I guess it’s the nonprofit in us, but we just can’t help wanting to open-source all we do, and help provide access to information to as man...


I Met A Girl

I Met A Girl_Blog Image Her name is Gladys. She lives in Hunts Point on Manida Street, in the Bronx. She is a senior in high school, and preparing to go to college. She wants to study culinary arts: She’s not sure why, other than the fact that sh...


Show Don’t Tell: Visual Storytelling for Nonprofits

From branding to online video, every piece of visual communication that a nonprofit puts out should represent its story.

With all the recent advances in photo, video and web technology it’s sometimes hard to know where to start. Empax ha...


The Nonprofit Website: Workshop Recap

As the rains poured down and the frigid winds howled, dedicated do-gooders trekked to the 9th floor of 27 W. 24th St. last Thursday night. While the Wednesday night-ers don’t have quite as dramatic a tale, Empax was equally grateful for bo...


The Nonprofit Website: Guide to an Effective Online Presence

The Nonprofit Website Brace yourselves: event number two is on its way.  The second edition of our Fall workshop series is all about the nonprofit website.

This is a presentation for nonprofit professionals who either don’t have a webs...


Beer and Brands

Kick off the school year with the funnest class you’ve ever been to.

As summer winds down and Indian summer approaches, Empax would like to invite the eternal student in you to join us for something of a back-to-school event. No calcul...


How do you re-focus a brand when an organization goes national?

Matan (“gift” in Hebrew) is an organization whose mission is to integrate children with learning disabilities into the world of Jewish education. We were asked to create a new brand identity that reflected their move to expand nationally, and conveyed their mission and the organization’s values.

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