VELLA STRATEGIC PHILANTHROPY GROUP
Vella Strategic Philanthropy Group brings a holistic approach to helping clients solve challenges. Combining more than 75 years of fundraising, corporate and media communications expertise, we assist nonprofits and other groups in understanding their story — and then leveraging that to build successful development campaigns.
Jim Vella founded VSPG in 2020 and brings with him over 30 years of philanthropy expertise. Jim leverages his experience managing Ford Motor Company's global philanthropy strategy, his communications background as Vice President of Global Public Affairs and 14 years of television media experience to help clients expand their impact through innovation and unique storytelling.
STRATEGIC PHILANTHROPY DEVELOPMENT
ONGOING FUND DEVELOPMENT
PLATFORM FOR COLLABORATION
Focus mission and resources to meet long term goals
Development of strategic plan to improve fundraising activities and increase efficiency
Bringing together sector leaders to analyze complex social issues and provide innovative solutions
Behind the Scenes
1410 Gratiot Ave Suite 302
Detroit, MI 48207