Friday C.A.F.É. Branding and Communications

THE BIG PICTURE VIVA met the end-to-end communications needs of the San Mateo County Friday C.A.F.É. program by creating a new logo, an introductory presentation, and a suite of marketing collateral. Friday C.A.F.É. used these materials to attract and support professionals involved in enhancing family-school connections and engaging families in their children’s learning. THE BACKGROUND…

Quality Counts San Mateo QRIS Educator Kits

THE BIG PICTURE VIVA designed and coordinated the production of customized educator kits tailored to the specific needs of early educators joining Quality Counts, the San Mateo County Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). High-quality promotional items were curated into branded boxes with custom communications materials that welcomed providers to the program, directed them to…

Quality Start Los Angeles QRIS Educator Kits

THE BIG PICTURE Quality Start Los Angeles, the Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) of LA County, partnered with VIVA to produce customized educator kits to welcome new programs to the initiative. VIVA developed a suite of communications materials that were combined with useful, branded incentives that made new members of the Quality Start program…

Orange County Department of Education QRIS Educator Kits

THE BIG PICTURE QualityStart OC, Orange County’s quality improvement initiative, partnered with VIVA to produce educator marketing kits to recognize and raise the capacity of early learning educators who were participating in its Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS), called Quality Stars. VIVA combined useful, branded gifts with a suite of custom communications materials targeted…

Orange County Department of Education QRIS Communications Planning and Brand Strategy

THE BIG PICTURE VIVA developed a strategic communications plan and brand identity to support the launch of a quality rating and improvement system (QRIS) for the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) that is recognizable and valued by parents, providers, and the broader community.   THE BACKGROUND As a recipient of Early Learning Challenge –…

First 5 Sonoma County Read Talk Play Social Marketing Campaign: Marketing Plan and Brand Strategy

THE BIG PICTURE VIVA developed a marketing plan and brand strategy for a social marketing campaign that blended community outreach and partnerships with grassroots social media content to meet parents where they were already seeking parenting information—in the community and online.   THE BACKGROUND First 5 Sonoma County recognized the importance of the attachment between…

First 5 San Bernardino County QRIS Strategic Communications

THE BIG PICTURE VIVA developed a comprehensive communications plan and local brand identity, establishing a communications infrastructure to support the launch of San Bernardino County’s new quality rating and improvement system (QRIS).   THE BACKGROUND Working with VIVA, First 5 San Bernardino County conducted a QRIS strategic planning process, which resulted in a QRIS strategic…

Fresno County Early Stars: QRIS Communications and Outreach

The Big Picture VIVA developed the Fresno County Early Stars brand identity, website, outreach materials, and strategic communications plan, helping Fresno County to be a leader and innovator in communicating ratings in California. The Background In 2011, California was awarded a federal Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge grant to improve early childhood education systems.…

Fresno County Birth Through Third Grade Challenge: Community and Partner Outreach

THE BIG PICTURE VIVA provided communications support throughout the launch and implementation of the Fresno County Birth Through Third Grade Challenge (B3 Fresno County), helping to spread the word about this innovative 0-8 initiative within and beyond Fresno County.   THE BACKGROUND B3 Fresno County is a collective impact initiative that brings together non-traditional partners…