Be the Magic. Change the World.

Good people who

Our team of design strategists and code ninjas are ready to help you inspire and engage your audiences.

Why we do it

We believe in helping you transform your outdated website so it attracts new visitors, people find what they want, and saves you time.

Your work matters in the world.

How we roll

The foundation of a successful redesign is understanding your audience needs and defining goals. We'll work closely with you to create a website that's clear why your work matters.

We believe in putting in the details and hard work on every project. It's our mission to help you build trust, loyalty, and engage new visitors to act. So we don't cut corners, trying to make a profit.

Strengthening our neighborhood community is important. We volunteer with local organizations like food banks, food pantries, and reading programs. We also like to help people experiencing homelessness.

We enjoy connecting with people who share the same values in business. We'll see you at purpose-driven events to share resources and learn something new together. 

What we care about

  • Animal protection, rights, and adoption
  • Climate change and environment
  • Wilderness conservation, preservation, and protection
  • Compassion for people experiencing homelessness
  • Support for people with disabilities
  • Mental health and aging
  • At-risk youth programs
  • Affordable education and grants
  • Access to healthy food: banks and pantries
  • Social justice and human rights
  • Women who code
  • LGBT equality and support
  • Reproductive rights for women
  • Violence against women
  • Privacy and ensuring the web is safe
  • Improving the developing world

Want to get unstuck with your nonprofit's website?

A strategized team for your specific needs

At ILLUSIO, we specialize in putting together highly experienced teams to fit the exact needs of your project. Choose to work with us, and feel confident you will be working with creatives with years of experience delivering successful projects.

Our team specializes in WordPress and Drupal. It’s what we use every day for our own businesses. We’ve built many sites which have complex design and development problems that needed to be solved. We primarily work with senior level professionals with over 20 years of experience making websites that look amazing and are easy use with strong conversions.

Find the magic, change the world

Our creatives are 100% remote and primarily based in Oregon and Washington. Our team extends to Arizona, Boston, and New York.

We're connected to help you make the world a better place.

Chuck Spidell

NONPROFIT WORDPRESS STRATEGY

Chuck is the founder of ILLUSIO and his nonprofit roots began volunteering for Sierra Club 19 years ago. He enjoys writing articles that help nonprofits make their WordPress websites safe from hackers, more powerful, and easier to use. He also provides creative direction, WordPress security, and training.

Lindsey Gimmel

Lindsey Gemmill

WEB & UX DESIGN

Lindsey is a rare kind of designer that isn't afraid to leave her comfort zone when it comes to visual design. Her approach is universal with usability, ADA accessibility, and performance in mind. A forward-thinker at heart, Lindsey has contributed her strategic creations to nonprofit and higher education industries so you’re in more than capable hands.

Lars Faye, WordPress development

Lars Faye

WORDPRESS WEB DEVELOPMENT

Lars has been working with computers before Apple became a household brand. With over eight years of solid skills in nonprofit, b2b industries - he’s a master at building WordPress websites that always deliver results.

Allison Levine, WordPress development

Allison Levine

WORDPRESS WEB DEVELOPMENT

Allison has been building custom WordPress sites for nonprofits, small businesses, and startups for over five years. She’s laser-focused on creating better user experiences and she’s got serious coding chops building WordPress plugins.

Richard Gilbert, Drupal and WordPress developer

Richard Gilbert

DRUPAL & WORDPRESS DEVELOPMENT & THEMING

Richard is a developer with over 20 years of experience and a background in nonprofits, photography, and urban design. He's also very keen on design and details. Drupal 7 and 8 are his passions along with WordPress.

Tom Wheeler, Drupal developer

Tom Wheeler

DRUPAL WEB DEVELOPMENT

With over 15 years of development skills, Tom's quite the Drupal and PHP expert. He's worked nonprofit, social collaboration, and education as professor at the Art Institute of Portland, teaching college courses in web development for 10 years.