ADS Creative & Mailing Services is a boutique direct marketing firm founded more than 50 years ago.
We are passionate about developing and executing successful direct mail fundraising campaigns for nonprofit organizations.
Our singular focus: helping our clients create meaningful and lasting relationships with donors who support their missions.
We Cater to the Needs of Nonprofits:
- Strategic advice on all aspects of direct mail planning, scheduling, mailing list acquisition, graphic design, copywriting, printing & budgeting.
- Evaluation of your database.
- Guidance through every step of postal applications for new & additional nonprofit authorizations.
- Our president was a professional fundraiser for 20 years before joining her family-owned business.
- Customized analytics & reports to track and monitor your mailings’ results & costs, and navigate the success of your campaigns.
Our copywriting and graphic design are Compelling • Passionate • Effective.
This is why OUR ENVELOPES GET OPENED.
your acknowledgments and welcome packages.
- Inkjet addressing.
- Machine & hand inserting, matching, collating, nesting, assembly for specialty mailings.
- Folding, Collating, Tabbing, Polybagging, Stamping.
- Pick & Pack Fulfillment.
- Welcome package assembly including membership card personalization.
- Use our calligraphy or other script fonts to address envelopes for your next invitation or announcement mailing; also available in color. Font availability varies…call for sample sheet.
- Laser & variable data digital printing: Personalized letters & forms, great for important appeals, promotions & other special announcements! 1st class, periodical, & standard sorting to realize maximum postage discounts–special savings for nonprofits.
- Fundraising Appeals, Newsletters, Annual Reports, Brochures, Postcards, Invitations, Logos, Welcome Packages, Ad Campaigns, & more.
- Our team is proud to offer competitive pricing & innovative, exciting design & creative services.
- ADS is expert in USPS mailpiece design, so whether you use our designer or your own, we’ll make sure your mailpiece qualifies for maximum postage discounts.
- Data entry, list maintenance, & hygiene.
- Append zip +4 & carrier routes.
- Intelligent barcodes to maximize postal savings & expedite delivery.
- Intelligent Merge/Purge.
- Enhancements: National Change of Address (NCOA), Proprietary Change of Address (PCOA) Deceased Screening, Apartment Appending, demographic overlays & more…
- Customized analytics & reports to track & monitor your mailings’ results & costs, and navigate the success of your campaigns.
Rent from & exchange with organizations, consumer, and business files. Select by: Geography || Age || Income || Charitable giving || Gender || Ethnicity || Spending habits || Hobbies, & other interests.
- Nonprofit co-ops
- New moves
- Resident lists
- Voter registration lists
- Credit & bank card holders
- Marital & family status
- Investors by market & more…