Art & Culture

Create impact by appealing to your audience through a sophisticated, digital presence and grow your revenue sustainably.

Museums, cultural institutions, and other art & culture-oriented organisations need to appeal to a broad audience and can rarely tailor their digital presence to one specific audience. Five Jars is passionate about working together with you as we recognize the large innovation potential in the industry. Our developers create solutions by design to foster your growth strategy and animate your audience to donate or become members. We know that budgeting is vital to your long-term success and, therefore, offer you precise cost estimations and guarantee that there are no overboarding costs.

Having collaborated with some of the biggest art & culture organisations, we developed a deep and thorough understanding of your specific challenges and know how to address these in an innovative and sophisticated way. Five Jars supports you to grow donations and membership revenues, to cater to a wide and diverse audience and enables you to streamline and digitise your business processes. Digital transformation becomes intuitive and straight-forward when partnering with us and we promise you a smooth and exciting transition to your future.

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Blended technologies

We help you to digitally transform every aspect of your business and become a pioneer in your industry. Whether that is an immersive online guide through your exhibitions or implementing a new collection management system, we create solutions which by design offer the opportunity to create a blended experience for your visitors and decrease the administrative costs associated with your business processes.


Ultimate cost control

Your revenue options are limited. As you will not yearly launch a new product or service, you are under great budgeting pressure – and we know that! Our developers offer you precise and transparent cost estimations to provide you with the ultimate cost transparency. We guarantee you to not go above the agreed-upon budget and frequently remain well below it. Five Jars partners with you and as partners, we believe in absolute honesty. That is why we will never overcharge you for anything – never.


We bill as promised
Our budget estimation is binding - we never exceed it and give cost savings back to you.
Short feedback loops
We keep you in the loop to react early if circumstances change and the project requires an update.
Transparent as core value
We believe in transparent and honest billing practices. There will never be a negative surprise for you, promised.


Website for YMCA of Greater Brandywine

YMCA of Greater Brandywine

Simple, powerful, and innovative Open Y website that makes members happy
YMCA of Greater Brandywine encompasses eight YMCAs with more than 80,000 members across Chester County.

We worked with the YMCA to digitally transform their membership experience. Starting with a migration to the Open Y platform, we quickly followed with improved Group Exercise schedules, a streamlined program registration process, a digital signage launch with promotional and schedules screens, all while lowering expenses for future Open Y upgrades and digital signage software.
YMCA of Greater Seattle

YMCA of Greater Seattle

Major YMCA drives engagement with an Open Y website
The YMCA of Greater Seattle fosters healthy living habits, and a strong sense of community in the Greater Seattle region through its 14 branches. YMCA of Greater Seattle is one of the key players in the Open Y community. We worked with the YMCA to digitally transform their membership experience, starting with Open Y migration. We also improved Group Exercise schedules, streamlined the program registration process. We are thrilled to have an excellent partnership that makes digital transformation possible for the YMCA of Greater Seattle as well as for the marvelous Open Y community.
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YMCA of the North

A large website improvement project which required an extraordinarily diverse team to tackle all challenges successfully
In order to delight customers, increase impact and grow their organization, YMCA of the North hired Five Jars to carry out necessary development work as well as improve the user experience across its online presence. Five Jars evaluated the required steps and kicked the project off with a diverse project team.
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YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties

Website migration with an extensive function overhaul to improve the user experience
Five Jars was hired to help YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties achieve this mission online – through an overhaul of their website and by integrating sophisticated, new functions.
Website for Virginia Alliance of YMCAs

Virginia Alliance of YMCAs

Open Y website serves communities in the Commonwealth of Virginia
The Virginia Alliance of YMCAs unites 27 independent Ys that serving communities throughout the Commonwealth. The Virginia Alliance of YMCAs was functioning on a website that looked dated and was missing some basic features. Open Y allowed the Virginia Alliance of YMCAs to launch a new, modern website with advanced functionality with a minimal budget.
Channel Islands YMCA

Channel Islands YMCA

Fresh Open Y website boosts web traffic and revenue
Channel Islands YMCA has maintained eight replicated WordPress websites with its growth. The project's main goal was to consolidate all websites to one primary site with branch landing pages and create one-off pages from each landing page. Launched Open Y website simplified website navigation, enhanced content management experience increased website traffic, revenue, and streamlined user journeys.


Whether you desire to create an AI-based recommendation system for your visitors, transform your business processes or simply elaborate on opportunities to create synergies, get in touch with us!