Community & Economic Development

This project was


Jan 21, 2018

Matched with:

Massimiliano M.

This project will save us $2,000, allowing us to provide direct services to children and families, including rental assistance, housing counseling and job training.

What We Need

  • The ability to communicate complex information using an easily interpretable visual aid
  • A high-resolution version of the Infographic in the Organization’s preferred format

Nice To Have

any examples of previously designed info graphics

How This Will Help

The urban League is celebrating our Centennial this year and I would like to be able to tell our story in an infographic.

What We Have In Place

We currently have completed our annual report which should make it easy for you to get started. We also have some historical information colelcted and the ability to provide any other information you need.

Fun Fact

The Urban League’s mission is to promote the economic self-sufficiency of African American families and other disadvantaged minorities We execute our mission through program services bridge building and advocacy. We concentrate our work in high poverty highly segregated communities to provide opportunity for poor families.

  • Location: Remote (work anywhere)

Project Steps

  • Prep: Distribution of prep materials
    • Volunteer Manager and Professional discuss the objective of the infographic and key audiences
    • Volunteer Manager provides Professional with data or other source of information to draw from
  • Milestone 1: Preliminary sketching
    • Professional develops three drafted concepts to share with the Organization
    • Volunteer Manager chooses one draft as a primary concept and provides feedback
  • Milestone 2: Graphic creation
    • Professional provides Volunteer Manager with first draft of Infographic
    • Volunteer Manager provides Professional with up to two rounds feedback
  • Milestone 3: Presentation of deliverables
    • Professional delivers the final version of the Infographic including specifications for usage (colors, size, etc.)
Prerequisites for Professional
  • Graphic design experience
  • Data interpretation/translation skills
Prerequisites for Organization
  • Existing visual brand guidelines for your Organization
  • A specific source of data or information

Our Mission

Our Mission is to assist African-Americans and other disadvantaged urban residents in the achievement of social and economic equality. The Urban League of Essex County implements it mission through program services, bridge building and advocacy.

What We Do

Since our founding in 1917 the League has put countless numbers of individuals and families on the path to economic opportunity, social equality and the achievement of their dreams. Each year, we help thousands of individuals and their families through quality programs in early childhood education, youth development, employment services, housing and neighborhood revitalization.

  • City: Newark, NJ, USA
  • Staff Size: 25-50
  • Org age : More than 25 Years
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He was very responsive. I appreciated how quickly he turned the project around.
Vivian Fraser
Vivian F.

Project Manager

Infographic Project

(No testimonial has been submitted by Massimiliano)