Sunshine casts a large shadow behind a leaf

Helping nonprofits
reach more people and communicate with impact

with a cause


Writing in print or digital formats


Connect, educate, and inspire your community with powerful stories and content — print or digital.

Navigating winding roads and obstacles


Advance your mission with integrated marketing strategies tailored to your budget and goals.

Marketing training session for a team


Boost your in-house marketing
skills and confidence with online training on your schedule.

Meet Sara

Sara Kuehl is an award-winning marketer with more than a decade of experience in the nonprofit sector, including higher education, libraries, and cultural heritage organizations. She brings resourcefulness, passion, and expertise to help cause-driven organizations develop creative solutions within modest budgets. To keep the creative juices flowing, she enjoys hiking with her spouse and her canine coworker.

Portrait of Sara Kuehl, founder of Root and Bloom Communications
Sara is a top-notch writer, editor, and thinker, as comfortable with print as she is on the web. She amplified our social media presence and event promotion. She helped us initiate and design an email newsletter with a wide circulation. She came to us with fresh ideas for reaching new audiences.

Steven Galbraith

Cary Graphic Arts Collection

Let's work together.

Available on short-term, long-term, or per-project basis