Frequently Asked Questions

+ Q. What is a Fundraising Communications Studio?

A. It's a studio that uses creative ways to communicate your stories and engage your audiences, through the customized integration of Fundraising, Branding, Design, and Digital Marketing.

+ Q. Who do we work with?

A. We work primarily with social entrepreneurs, businesses who want to create change, and nonprofit organizations.

+ Q. Do you provide services in languages other than English?

A. Our team is multicultural and multilingual. Other than English, our members speak fluent Italian, Spanish, and Dutch.

+ Q. How much time do you need for a project?

A. We request a minimum timeline of 8 weeks for Fundraising, Branding, and Digital Marketing projects. For Design projects, we require a minimum of 5 weeks.

+ Q. How much do you charge for fundraising communications services?

A. Our team creates integrated and customized solutions to meet your specific organizational funding and communications needs. This is is why we charge on a per project basis.

On average, our projects range between $1,700 and $3,500 (CAD), with the minimum investment starting at $900 + HST (CAD).

+ Q. How much do you charge for coaching services?

A. Our coaching packages start at $299 + HST (CAD).

+ Q. Do you work on commission?

A. No, we don't. As a Fundraising Communications Studio, we comply with the Association of Fundraising Professionals' Code of Conduct, which considers percentage-based compensation to be a violation of members' code of conduct.

+ Q. Do you have a retainer fee?

A. Yes, we do! Our retainers start at $1,250 + HST (CAD) per month, with a minimum expected commitment of three months.

To learn more about our retainer fees, please mail us at admin@joint-development.com.

+ Q. Do you accept ‘rush’ projects?

A. We accept rush projects in the area of Design, which are taken at the discretion of the Designer. Rush projects require a minimum of 5 weeks and are subject to a 25% Rush Fee.

Unfortunately, we do not accept rush projects for Fundraising, Branding, and Digital Marketing services.


Anything else you would like to ask us?

Email us at info@joint-development.com