Creatives for nonprofits changing the world

Acton Circle is a boutique graphic design agency dedicated to making the world better by helping nonprofits and foundations increase their impact through meaningful, thought-provoking design.

what we believe in

Our values

Our values are at the core of everything we do at Acton Circle. They guide our approach to design, our interactions with clients, and our unwavering commitment to making a positive impact.

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It all starts with you "why".

Your purpose and mission drive your work. We listen attentively to deeply understand what motivates your organization. By immersing ourselves in your values, we create designs that accurately reflect your purpose, convey your message, and enhance your impact.
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Together, we achieve more.

Our team is deeply invested in your organization's growth and the outcomes of your initiatives. We take pride in being an integral part of your success story, and we continually strive to exceed your expectations and deliver results that make a difference.
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Shared vision drives change.

As a nonprofit working towards a better future, you need a partner that shares your vision. At Acton Circle, we align with organizations like yours to make a positive impact. Together, we can drive change and build a brighter future.
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We keep you ahead of the curve.

In today's rapidly evolving digital world, we know that innovation is essential to keep your organization relevant and effective. Our team constantly explores new design trends, techniques, and technologies to create fresh, engaging designs that make your foundation stand out.
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"I was put on this earth to use my gifts to help others."

With 12 years of design experience, Acton Circle founder Olivia Lopez-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."


Your Dream Team

Our small yet mighty team guarantees top-notch service, delivering quality designs for nonprofits.

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Nouriyah Saleh

Project Coordinator
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April Zafra

Project Coordinator
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April Zafra

Project Coordinator
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Elinore De La Cruz

Graphic Designer & Illustrator

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

“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
“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
“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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