We know people  . . .

SCG Nonprofits maintains a narrow focus on supporting the governance needs of your nonprofit board.  We do a few things well. If you need support that we don’t offer, chances are we know accomplished professionals who can help. Here are a few of our current favorites:


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J. Murphy & Associates (JMA) is a consulting firm that provides full service development, marketing, communications, event management and creative design services. Since 2006, JMA has assisted a wide variety of organizations in achieving their development and communications goals. We strive to enhance existing resources to help maximize return on investment; whether the primary goal is to raise funds or increase an organization’s outreach and awareness efforts. Our experienced and collaborative team offers a wealth of expertise managing the planning, creation and delivery of grant proposals, print and online communications, events, brand identity and more. Offering flexible support for short- and long-term projects, we are committed to producing a high-quality final product, working closely with our clients every step of the way. Please visit for more information about our services.



Lift Development is a professional WordPress design and development company that constructs user-friendly websites. To help clients succeed, we provide site visitors with a positive browsing experience and administrators with an easy content management experience. Our primary focus is on building a platform that is more than just a “presence” online, but a legitimate part of the their success whether it’s driving new leads and sales, acting as a customer service hub, building trust, or establishing expertise. We specialize in the Genesis theme framework by StudioPress which ensures a higher level of security, code structure, functionality, and search engine-friendliness for all of our projects. We are located in the beautiful lakes region of Grand Rapids, MN, though the majority of our clients are located all over the country. Please visit for our portfolio and more information on our services.









Disclaimer for Associate Service Providers: Links to Associate service providers are for information only. We are selective in providing links to service providers with reputations and track records for outstanding performance. However, it remains your responsibility to make your own investigations, decisions, and inquiries about these service providers. Providing these links does not imply any endorsement, non-endorsement, support or commercial gain by SCG Nonprofits or The South Cabin Group LLC. In short, we think these folks are great and we are proud to collaborate with them — but we can be responsible only for our own work, not theirs. Engagement of any service provider listed here is at your discretion and at your risk.