One Des Moines Non-Profit Will Win A Free Website And Marketing Package.

StoryWorks.Marketing is giving away one FREE website and marketing package built using the Storybrand Framework to a local non-profit organization in Des Moines!

Clarify Your Message

Use the power of the Storybrand Framework, to clearly communicate exactly what you do and how you benefit the Des Moines community.


Expand Your Outreach

With better marketing collateral using your clear message you will attract greater interest to your cause.

Create A Professional Image For Your Brand

With better marketing collateral and a compelling message you can establish your organization as the leader for your cause.

One Local Des Moines Non-Profit Will Win A Website And Marketing Package Valued At $16,500! 

Generate new leads. Expand your outreach. Create a professional image for your brand. AND MORE!

StoryWorks.Marketing is passionate about supporting our local community. That’s why this year, we’re letting Des Moines decide who deserves a free custom website and marketing package!

Giving back the best way I know how – web design and marketing.

These strange times we call 2020.

Self-quarantine, surgical masks, surgical gloves, self-distancing, coupled with the fear of the unknown, will now be forever known as life in 2020.

I know it’s been hard on each of us as individuals and as families, and we can see the impact it’s had on local businesses,  but most of all I understand how hard it’s been on the local Des Moines non-profit organizations.

The organizations whose livelihood and survival depend upon the generosity of others.

Generosity comes from an overflow and when our families are worried about tomorrow, their donations tend to shrink or disappear completely.

Nominate your favorite non-profit so they can win!

I want to give back to those who give so much to our local Des Moines community. That’s why Storyworks.Marketing will be providing a free Storybrand website and marketing package to one local Des Moines area non-profit and I need your help in finding the right non-profit organization to receive this gift.

I would ask that you nominate your favorite non-profit and tell us why you think they should win, and they just might win a marketing package valued at $16,500!

Nominate Your Favorite Non-Profit Below!

Together we can all make a difference!

Tim Yates


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StoryWorks is giving away a $16,500 dollar marketing package to one local non-profit!


  • Storyworks Discovery Session (2-3)
    • Storybrand Brandscript
    • Storybrand One-Liner
    • Brandscript Longform
    • Review and strengthen existing marketing.
    • Seek new marketing opportunities.
  • Website Wireframe
  • Storybrand Website – The Fresh Start Plan
  • Lead Generating PDF
  • Email Copy For Automated Campaign
  • Search Engine Optimization
    • On-site, Off-site, Technical Optimzation.
    • Keyword analysis and strategy.

A cool, functional website for your organization can:

  • Increase leads and engagement with your organization
  • Enhance Search Engine Optimization (SEO) & Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO)
  • Legitimize your brand
  • Provide website visitors an easy-to-use platform to learn more about your organization
  • Facilitate donations to your organization
  • Showcase your services & other hard work you’ve done in a visually appealing way
  • And more!

Some of the companies and non-profits that I have helped.

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Participation Eligibility

Entrant must have up-to-date 501(c)(3) status AND operate headquarters within 50 miles of the Des Moines metro area to be eligible. Entry/Entrant will be not be considered should he, she, or they promote pornographic, hateful, or otherwise inappropriate content or messaging.

Recipient may not be a current or former client of Storyworks. Recipient cannot be a relative of any member of the StoryWorks team.

Nominees that are not chosen to advance in the contest will not be directly notified.

Des Moines Non-Profit Marketing Giveaway

4 Steps To Win



May 2020 – Nominate Your Favorite Des Moines Area Non-Profit

Let us know who you think deserves to win this marketing package, and why. It only takes 1 nomination to be entered into the contest.

No purchase necessary to enter or nominate. Nomination period runs May 1st, 2020 9:00AM CST through May 31st, 2020 at 11:59PM CST.



June 2020 – 5 Finalists Will Be Selected And Announced.

Of all nominees submitted, the StoryWorks team will select and announce 5 candidates to advance to the Final Round.

I will then meet with each of the 5 finalist to gather their information so they can best tell their story for the July voting round.




July 2020 – Vote For Your Favorite Non Profit!

During the month of July you will be able to vote for your favorite non-profit of the 5 finalists.  Whoever has the most votes at the end of the month will be declared the winner.

Grand Prize Winner will be selected based on crowd-sourced votes (from the Des Moines community and beyond). Only one vote per individual person throughout the course of the contest (July 1st through 31st, 2020) will be accepted.



August 2020 – The Winner Will Be Announced.

Once confirmation of the votes are in and I have connected with the winning non-profit to notify them that they have won, we will then announce to the public the winning non-profit.

Each Of The 5 Finalists Will Receive

  • (1) 30-second video clip filmed & produced by StoryWorks to help promote the contest & garner votes from supporters.
  • (1) 100-word blurb feature & link to organization’s current site on the StoryWorks website.
  • (1-3) Social media “shout outs” to help encourage community participation (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN, and Instagram) – including @tagging the organization when applicable.
  • (1-3) Mentions in StoryWorks e-newsletter promoting the contest.

+ Expert advice on how to properly execute a social media campaign to best garner votes from the community


Grand Prize Winner Will Receive

Custom Storybrand Marketing Package valued at $16,500 dollars, including:

  • Free Building A Storybrand: Clarify Your Message So Your Customers Will Listen (Kindle)
  • (2-3) StoryWorks Discovery Sessions
    • Storybrand Brandscript
    • Storybrand One-Liner
    • Storybrand Brandscript Long Form
    • Review And Strengthen Existing Marketing
    • Seek New Marketing Oppotunities
  • Storybrand Website Wireframe
  • Storybrand Website – The Fresh Start Plan
  • Lead Generating PDF
  • Email Campaign Script
  • Social Media Tune Up
    • Universal Branding For Social Media
  • 6 Month SEO Package including on-site, off-site and technical optimization.
  • SEO Competitive Keyword Analysis.
  • Google Analytic and Search Console Integration.
  • Unlimited changes for 18 months.
  • 1 year of SSL & Hosting
  • Ongoing Training

Additional Components May Include

  • Ability to Accept Donations (via e-commerce functionality OR tie-ins with third-party API)

Website using the Storyworks Fresh Start Plan will be written, designed, and built to the needs of the organization using the Storybrand Framework. Organization may choose to provide additional funding for project if necessary but no monetary commitment is required at any time throughout the course of the project. Deliverables may vary and will be specified at the start of the project. Finalized web product will display the text “Web Design in Des Moines by StoryWorks.Marketing” in the footer. This text will be hyperlinked to the StoryWorks homepage at

Additional Details

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No purchase necessary to enter or nominate. Nomination period runs May 1st, 2020 9:00AM CST through May 31st, 2019 at 11:59PM CST. Voting period runs July 1st, 2020 12:00AM CST through July 31st, 2020 at 11:59PM CST.

Of all nominees submitted, the StoryWorks team will select and announce 5 candidates to advance to the Final Round.

Only one vote per individual person throughout the course of the contest will be accepted.

Grand Prize Winner will be selected based on crowd-sourced votes (from the Des Moines community and beyond). Only one vote per individual person throughout the course of the contest (July 1st through 31st, 2019) will be accepted.

Odds of being selected as a finalist will depend on number of entries and StoryWorks staff input. Odds of winning Grand Prize will be contingent upon and solely determined by a final vote count (facilitated, monitored, and tracked through the StoryWorks website).

In the event of a tie, the highest voted participants will each choose a representative to square off in a sudden death Arm Wrestling tournament. Just kidding! Any tiebreaks will be resolved by owner Tim Yates.

Winner will be notified by email on August 1st, 2020. Winner will have 30 days to meet (in-person or via phone call) with StoryWorks to specify deliverables for project. If the winning organization’s decision maker cannot meet within 30 days, prize will be rescinded and offered to the finalist with the second-most number of votes. Winner will not be publicly announced until such time that the exact donation/project is finalized.

Privacy Policy

Entrant/Nominee contact information will remain confidential and will not be sold or exploited. Web traffic on StoryWorks site will be monitored and user activity recorded through the use of online cookies. We do not sell or farm any user data or demographics and use this information for internal use only.

Limitation of Liability

Should StoryWorks experience any catastrophic events at any time during the nomination or voting period, giveaway will be subject to closing or being put on “pause.” Should we anticipate any catastrophic event occurring, we will notify all participants in advance and make a public announcement.

Statement of Release

This contest may involve social media promotions. However, this promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIN. By participating, you understand that you are providing your information to the owner & administrators of these social media pages and not to the sites themselves.

Additional restrictions and terms may apply. Contact StoryWorks for details.

Contest Details

The nominations period opens at 9:00AM on May 1st, 2020. Eligible nominees include any not-for-profit organization with a valid 501(c)(3), located within a 50 mile radius of the Des Moines metro area.

**Finalists will be chosen by the StoryWorks Team. This is not contingent on number of entries. Only one entry per organization is necessary to be considered.**

Prize Details

Giveaway of $16,500 donation will be in-kind in the form of a finalized & functional web products (website, Lead Generating PDF, Email Scripts, SEO). Donation amount of $16,500 is in-kind only and has no cash value (may not be “traded” or redeemed for monetary donation).


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