Philanthropia Partners provides thoughtful and innovative counsel to nonprofits, their leaders, philanthropists and entrepreneurs seeking to maximize their impact toward the greater good. Backed by 25 years of nonprofit executive experience, we'll help you assess, create and execute a plan that will help you reach your philanthropic potential. Expect fresh counsel, unique services and inspired outcomes.

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Growing your organization is exciting and inspiring - we promise that we'll never bury you in nonprofit lingo and the same old approaches.

Founder Deb Minton has brought together core philanthropic capacity-building competencies that combined or alone, will help nonprofits and individuals change, grow and bloom. Philanthropia Partners' dynamic service offering has been designed to respond to the unique and ever-changing needs nonprofits experience

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Launching our 5th year with a move to downtown Grand Rapids

May 14, 2014


Since 2010 Philanthropia Partners has worked alongside nonprofit organizations in Michigan developing innovative fundraising strategies and building smarter organizations. It’s no surprise then, as Philanthropia Partners moves into its 5th year that we've relocated to Blue35. The move has been both strategic and inevitable.

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Why the Donor’s Story Matters

May 17, 2012

This week, AFP eWire interviewed consultant and strategist Debra Minton, President of Philanthropia Partners in Grand Rapids, Mich. The topic was major gift donors--specifically, asking the right questions and taking the time to really listen.

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