Entry #113 - Logo & business card design - by gc ®
By gc ®

Uzima Foundation picked a winning design in their logo & business card contest

For just $500, they received 128 designs from 53 designers.

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Cool, energetic, youthful logo for Uzima Foundation


Custom Logo & business card package

Purchased for $500

(including 99designs fees)

By mentalacrobatics
  • Last feedback - Tue, 07 Aug 2012 04:10:21 +0000
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  • Qualifying
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  • Selected finalists
  • The contest holder selected 0 finalists


  • Final round
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  • Selected a winner
  • The contest holder awarded a winner


Congratulations to the winner, gc ®!

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Design brief

Organization name

Uzima Foundation

Description of business

UZIMA Foundation is a youth centred organisation with over 25,000 members spread across East Africa. Uzima Foundation is committed to youth empowerment for the improvement of the quality of the lives of the youth themselves, their families and communities. This empowerment is primarily done through youth groups which are formed by the youth themselves.

Target audience:
Youth between 10 – 30
Potential supporters/donors


We want a logo that will engage the youth of Africa. It should speak to their innovative spirit, enthusiasm, energy, openness, fair play, courage and optimism.

The logo should include the African Acacia Tree. This is a tree with a tall trunk with the umbrella-like leaves and branches on top. Examples here:

The part of the logo with the tree should be extracted as a square image to be used as a favicon and a profile image for Twitter and Facebook.

Organization industry

Community & Non-Profit


None specified

Further requirements

We'll be voting and giving feedback regularly throughout the week.

We will need the winning design in EPS, PSD, AI, JPG and PNG formats.

We will need a square image from the logo to use as a favicon and Twitter/Facebook profile image.

Do not use any stock images or clip art in the logo.

No spears, no shields, no animals, no maps of Africa

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