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Design that makes your
mission come alive.

Acton Circle is a boutique graphic design agency that helps nonprofits and foundations increase their impact through meaningful design. We pair a humanity-centered design approach to help you inspire action towards causes you care about. Let's do good together.

founder story

"I was put on this earth to use my gifts to help others."

With 12 years of design experience, Acton Circle founder Olivia Wheeler is a seasoned professional in graphic, web, and UI/UX design. After contributing to and leading design teams across the San Francisco Bay Area, she founded Acton Circle as a way of amplifying social good.

Olivia's expertise in brand strategy and graphic design empowers Acton Circle to craft compelling visual stories that resonate with supporters.



"I have always known that I was put on this earth to use my gifts to help others. The namesake of my studio, Acton Circle, was the location of my grandparents’ house. Their home was a place where my faith and creativity began. I am part of their legacy. I can’t wait to help you build yours."

Olivia

more than just good looks

Modern graphic design services that shine a light on your mission.

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Annual Report Design

Revamp the standard format of your annual report by infusing it with engaging visual elements, compelling visual narratives, and a unified design that not only communicates your organization's successes but also captivates your audience.

Fractional Creative Team

We’ll work in lockstep with your marketing and communications team to produce a steady stream of design deliverables throughout the month – including but not limited to social posts, campaign assets, one-pagers, and more.
THE POWER OF EXTRAORDINARY DESIGN

Our Philosophy & Values

Design has the power to unify communities and drive people to take action for the causes they care about. It can motivate people to open their hearts and wallets and dedicate their time to being the solution they want to see.

Acton Circle is dedicated to making the world better with our graphic design services for nonprofits by connecting businesses with delightful user experience and thought-provoking design that amplifies their mission. We believe that when done right, great design can motivate anyone to do good and live a fuller life.

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Social Good

We work with nonprofits creating a better, more sustainable future for all.
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Collaboration

We’re not just hired hands; we’re your strategic partner on every design project.
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Empathy

We ensure we hear and understand your purpose and mission, which ultimately becomes ours.
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Passion

We believe in you and the importance of what you do, which shines through in our work.

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100% COMMITTED TO YOUR MISSION

A design team of your own

When you work with Acton Circle, your organization benefits from the talents of a dedicated project manager, creative directors, designers, illustrators, and developers.

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Dominique Britt
Operations & Project Manager
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Vivian Suarez
Assoc. Creative Director &
Sr. Designer
Vivian Suarez
Graphic Designer
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Elinore De La Cruz
Designer & Illustrator

What our clients have to say

We've helped countless changemakers leverage the power of design for social good

“We really loved the Annual Report that Acton Circle created for our small environmental nonprofit this year. They followed our direction really well and made a beautiful and fun report that highlighted our programs perfectly. We highly recommend them!”
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Joanna Marshall
Director of Development & Marketing
Planet Women
“A beautiful job bringing our foundation's report to life. The visualized data and narrative were enhanced by the very professional graphic design services provided by Acton Circle.”

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Kris Lewis
President & CEO
Chiron Community Giving Foundation
“The designers at Action Circle are extremely creative, easy to work with, professional, flexible and timely with deadlines, and achieve results that have earned us high praise and accolades for our materials.”
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Alaina Baum
Director of Marketing and Communications
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