816 New York expands its strategic & content creation capabilities for non-profits

Non-profit communications specialist joins team to boost social impact initiatives

ASTORIA, QUEENS, NY, 5/30/18 – 816 New York, a full-service strategic branding and promotion agency, welcomes non-profit communications specialist Lindsey Thieken as a blog contributor and communications consultant. The role will expand the firm’s ongoing commitment to advising and supporting the needs of non-profit organizations.

Lindsey has worked for multiple mission-driven organizations that dedicate their efforts to creating opportunity and supporting people and communities most in need. She has written for nonprofits, CEOs, marketing firms, members of Congress, and political candidates.

Founder and director Sarah Williams says, “Lindsey’s wealth of development, content creation, and communications experience in the non-profit sector is going to seriously up our game in terms of supporting non-profit organizations’ strategic and content development needs.”

Lindsey’s work has run the gamut. She has written social media content, press releases, e-newsletters, website copy, blog posts, direct mail, emails, annual reports, and grant proposals, as well as event speeches, direct mail pieces, and informational white papers.

“I’m thrilled to join 816 New York, and proud to be part of a powerhouse, woman-led team,” Lindsey says. “Their consistently-demonstrated dedication to social impact and progress and commitment to worthy organizations make me excited to support their important mission.”

About 816 New York, LLC

816 New York, an award-winning brand agency, guides small to mid-sized businesses and non-profits who unify and uplift, whose objectives balance profit with creating social impact. By emboldening you and your team, propelling an intention of success, and creating an impactful brand led by your ideals, the firm implements strategy to elevate greatness. For more information, please visit 

About Lindsey Thieken

With a decade of experience in the nonprofit sector, Lindsey is a passionate community-builder and storyteller. Formerly a development professional specializing in fundraising and communications, her work has run the gamut, from social media to grant writing, and blogs to annual reports. Now a full-time freelance copywriter and communications strategist, Lindsey works with nonprofits and small businesses to help them build their own communities and tell their own stories. Outside of work, she spends her time traveling, reading as much as possible, and practicing her left hook with her new obsession—boxing. Connect on LinkedIn 

SOURCE: 816 New York, LLC