Get to Know Heather Simmonds

Earlier this year, Heather Simmonds came alongside us as a Marketing and Communications Strategy Consultant. Heather holds an MA in Communications and New Media from McMaster University and has more than 10 years of experience in brand and marketing leadership. In keeping with our theme for 2022, Stronger, we asked Heather a few questions to

Master your Nonprofit Newsletter

It is no secret that having a quality newsletter allows your organization to cultivate and retain supporters that are engaged and interested in your mission. Sometimes, creating an awesome newsletter is easier said than done. Let's take a look at a few tips...
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED FILM ADAPTATION OF BESTSELLING NOVEL ‘REDEEMING LOVE’ SET FOR JANUARY 21, 2022 RELEASE WATERLOO, Canada (December 13, 2021) – Nthibah Pictures, Mission Pictures, and Pinnacle Peak Pictures announce the release date of the highly-anticipated film REDEEMING LOVE, distributed by Universal Pictures in U.S. and Canadian theatres January 21, 2022. Directed by D.J. Caruso
Life made them underdogs. Faith made them champions. Kurt and Brenda Warner’s incredible true story of faith, family, and football is coming to the big screen in December. Starring Zachary Levi and Academy Award Winner Anna Paquin, AMERICAN UNDERDOG follows the story of Kurt Warner who went from a stock boy at a grocery store to a
Every November, hundreds of thousands of believers across the world join together in prayer for Christians who experience persecution because of their faith in Jesus Christ.  This year, the need for prayer seems even more urgent as we witness the challenges faced by Afghani Christians, along with millions of other Christians around the world. The

Searching for a Venue for your Church?

Believe us when we say we know the challenges church leaders have faced over the last 18 months. A few of us are church leaders ourselves. We understand the difficulties experienced with church venues closing and reopening and closing again. For those without an owned facility, finding where to meet again in this “new normal”
Organizations we work with understand the need for social media but one of the questions we get asked the most is, “How often do we need to post to social media?” Social Media is constantly changing. At times it can seem like just when you get used to the way you’re producing content and scheduling
Youth Ministry Summit

Youth Ministry Online Summit

We want to reassure you and your youth team that you don’t need to tackle your youth ministry questions alone as we continue to navigate the pandemic together. Whether you’re a paid or volunteer youth minister, we’re excited to invite you to Alpha Canada’s Youth Ministry Online Summit for Staff on August 11th.   During this free
Dreams. Passion. Adventure. Where will life take you? Will you go down the expected path or be taken in another direction? These are some of the key questions I’ve begun to ask myself as I near the end of my university career. Yet, never did I expect to have the terrifying, but at the same
Hiring Senior Marketing Manager

Now Hiring! Senior Marketing Manager

At Graf-Martin Communications, we develop and implement marketing solutions for organizations that do good. Our experienced team provides excellent marketing, publicity, brand strategy development, social media engagement, fundraising support, and creative branding services to non-profit organizations, and faith-based content creators. Our Elmira-based agency is looking for an experienced marketing/communications professional, with agency and/or non-profit or