We are VPG.

A management firm for smart associations and foundations.

VPG is a full-service nonprofit management firm. Our in-house teams have
provided strategic, turnkey and high-impact programs that deliver results for our client-partners.

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What We Can Do for You!

Services focused and uniquely tailored to the needs of your organization, and solving your problems, pain points, providing assistance with implementing processes and using tools which will lead to growth, development, setting and reaching new horizons and goals. We offer a unique package of services to you, and have a capability provide a variety of service ranging from board development and governance, developing strategic plans, building collaborative partnerships, providing general operations and administration assistance, working on policy, advocacy, and grant management, marketing management, membership management and growth, education and professional development, in-person and virtual event management, information, technology and website management - all with excellence, optimized processes, and costs!

Our Services

Foundation Management

Through innovation and expertise, our team specializes in creating custom fundraising plans as unique as you.

Creative Services

Web, social media, branding. Our impactful creative designs do more than make the grade; they set you apart from the competition.

Association Management

We work for you and your members. We go above and beyond to ensure your association is vibrant and part of an engaging environment.

Industries We Serve


We provide professionalism and dedication for our trade and business association partners in membership management, financial services, board development and support and many other critical areas that contribute to association strength. Our management structure provides a cost-effective infrastructure that allows for association growth.

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Professional Societies

Van Petten Group excels in efficient administration and application of proven best management practices, allowing us to contribute in a meaningful, impactful and rewarding manner to your success and long-term vitality. Because we strategically tailor each service arrangement to partner-specific needs, we can effectively serve organizations of any size.

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Our charitable organization client-partners enjoy a devoted team of professionals to assist them in attaining their organization’s mission and vision. We tailor our services for their specific goals so we can effectively serve foundations of any size. Our client-partners benefit from a unique convergence of talent, experience, and resources to help you reach your goals.

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We are dedicated to assisting the corporations we work with in fulfilling their missions. Our skilled professionals apply their knowledge, expertise and passion to serve corporations across many business sectors, helping to create value for their stakeholders. We provide service excellence, thought leadership, public relations, and much more.

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Government Institutes

We reduce costs, improve efficiency, meet tight deadlines, solve challenging problems based on our combined team experience, support strategic initiatives, and ultimately produce better outcomes for the long run. Our team attends to areas of management and operations using proven best practices to proudly serve your Government Institute.

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The Work

Inspired by why, driven by data.

Day in and day out we work hard for our client-partners, but don't just take our word for it. Let the work speak for itself.

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207 E. Ohio St, #430
Chicago, IL 60611

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