Marketing and Communications

The marketing and communications team uses new and traditional communication tools and strategies to attract new donors, engage current donors and raise awareness of the issues and programs Minnesota Philanthropy Partners supports in the community.

The team’s work includes guiding marketing strategies for MN Partners affiliates; producing MNSights magazine and a nonprofit video series; and managing web and social media presences for MN Partners affiliates.


Larry Schumacher

Larry Schumacher

Interactive Media Strategist
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Kathleen Smith

Kathleen Smith

Marketing Communications Strategist
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Together We Thrive

Minnesota Philanthropy Partners is a network of foundations, funds and organizations that share knowledge and services to make charitable giving thrive and benefit all Minnesotans. Minnesota Philanthropy Partners supports The Saint Paul Foundation, Minnesota Community Foundation, F. R. Bigelow Foundation, Mardag Foundation and more than 1,700 affiliates across Minnesota.

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