Team Vanta | Allen Neighborhood Center

Street Teams

Street Teams are student-run, creative collaborations within ComArtSci. Interdisciplinary groups of students partner with nonprofit organizations and assist them with media projects. They have real-world learning opportunities while giving back to the community.

Team Vanta
Brandon DePouw | Media and Information, Lauren Barmore | Experience Architecture, Molly Growney | Media and Information, Lindsey Van Hekken | Digital Storytelling, and Mia Burghardt | Advertising Creative

Nonprofit partner

Allen Neighborhood Center

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Allen Neighborhood Center serves as a dynamic hub where Lansing Eastside neighbors access resources to improve their health and well-being; expand their capacity to seize job and entrepreneurial opportunities; create a strong sense of place, belonging, and community pride; and build a safe, sustainable, and thriving neighborhood.

The work

The team was asked to raise awareness through the creation of a consistent visual identity and strategy.


Create a cohesive social media guide, branded social media graphics, stickers, and a promotional video.

Cover Image for Allen Neighborhood Center's Social Media Guide

View the guide as a PDF.

Instagram Page Mockup:Instagram Page Mockup with Allen Neighborhood Center branding and graphics on topics like "Community Outreach," "Our Programs," "Allen Farmer's Market," and "Veggie Boxes"

Instagram Story Designs:Instagram Story Designs that showcase Allen Neighborhood Market

Instagram Story Designs that showcase events and quotes

Instagram Story Designs that showcase Q&As, workshops, and volunteers

Facebook graphic that says: "Allen Neighborhood Center Farmer's Market" along with the date and time of the event.

Facebook graphic that says: "Help us spread the word!" for Allen Neighborhood Center's internship program

Stickers that say "Allen Neighborhood Center" in different ways along with the logo.

This is a promotional video to showcase Allen Neighborhood Center's mission and programming designed to meet the needs of Lansing's Eastside neighborhoods. 

Thank you!

Thank you, MSUFCU logo and MACC logo

Street Teams would not be possible without the support of MSU Federal Credit Union. This activity is also supported in part by an award from the MICHIGAN ARTS AND CULTURE COUNCIL.