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Highlights of Our Work

Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Parenteau Graves worked rapidly with a graph designer to rebrand the School’s admissions materials, including a viewbook plus individual degree and certificate brochures. This work led to creation of communication guidelines and a re-design of the School’s print and e-communications. ...More

Westminster Presbyterian Church

Westminster hired Parenteau Graves to conduct a communications audit of the church, a vibrant congregation of 3,000 located in the heart of Minneapolis. That audit led to creation of a communications plan and a complete redesign of the church’s website ...More

Jeremiah Program

Parenteau Graves serves as Jeremiah Program’s communications strategists for the organization’s four locations plus for national expansion planning. Parenteau Graves annually creates a strategic communications plan, and oversees all print and electronic communications, website, and media relations that support the ...More

Ten Thousand Things

Parenteau Graves provides a range of services for Ten Thousand Things, one of the country’s most unique and respected companies, bringing award-winning, high-quality theater to prisons, homeless shelters, and low-income centers. Parenteau Graves worked with the company on national promotions ...More

The Playwrights' Center

A major increase in funding had led to dramatic growth in The Playwrights’ Center’s programs, activities and services. Experimentation and healthy risk-taking were the guiding lights, but the PWC wanted to evaluate the effectiveness of its efforts and develop a ...More

Minnesota Fringe Festival

Parenteau Graves worked with the Minnesota Fringe Festival to develop a three-year strategic plan to stabilize and grow the festival. By 2010, having accomplished many of its goals and setting attendance and donation records, the Fringe returned ...More

University of Minnesota Law School

Parenteau Graves works continuously with the University of Minnesota Law School to align communications with the organization's strategic vision to be a national and international leader in legal education. Parenteau Graves worked with staff to develop positioning for ...More

Mixed Blood Theatre

Mixed Blood Theatre, one of the nation’s most respected and inclusive theater companies, sought Parenteau Graves’ assistance in creating a strategic three-year plan that clearly articulated the company’s priorities in a difficult economy. The resulting plan drove ...More

News + Notes

Racial Equity Minnesota Network Launches

Parenteau Graves is proud to have been involved with this network created to address one of the most critical issues affecting our communities.

Star Tribune Recognizes Impact of Smaller Theaters

Having worked extensively with Ten Thousand Things and Walking Shadow, we understand the impact of these two theaters. Read more

Plan Before You Leap

What comes first: strategic planning or your website redesign? Parenteau Graves shares its views in an article for Minnesota Do-Gooders. Read it here