J. Murphy & Associates (JMA) offers more than 35 years of development, research, grant writing and communications experience, providing an effective and efficient team approach. At J. Murphy & Associates, our talented development and creative communications staff are ready to help your organization tell your story and grow your reach by making real connections, enhancing existing resources and guiding growth efforts. We can create and revise your development plan and grants calendar, craft a compelling narrative for your organization, support your efforts with clear communication pieces and social media strategies, and help you throw unforgettable events to better solidify your relationship with key constituents.


J. Murphy & Associates (JMA) is a woman-owned business and is registered with the State of Minnesota and the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office. We are members of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Minnesota Chapter, the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, the Society of Human Resource Professionals of Minnesota, and the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce.