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Colors

Consistent use of color reinforces our visual identity. 

 

Web Color Palette

When trying to coordinate colors across websites, blogs, and email templates, please use the following color codes:

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Grays

#2A2727 #5E5B57 #87817D #A39E97 #E3DDD5
black charcoal gray lightgray offwhite

Primary

#7BC7C7 #AE87B9 #EB6971

These colors can be safely used over black.

blue purple red
#3B8A8A #9461A2 #E33440 These colors can be safely used as large text over offwhite and white.
deep-blue deep-purple deep-red

Secondary

#E0EC5B #F7B245

These colors can be safely used over or under black.

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Accessible Dark (for small sizes over white and offwhite)

#327575 #9461A2 #DB1E2A

These colors can be safely used over white.

blue-on-white purple-on-white red-on-white
#295F5F #77448B #B11030 These colors can be safely used over offwhite.
blue-on-offwhite purple-on-offwhite red-on-offwhite

 

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