5 Ways Fund Accounting Software Makes Nonprofit Budgeting Simple
Building your nonprofit budget is often like putting together a 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle. You know what you want it to [...]
What to Do When Your Nonprofit Budget Gets Blindsided
With quickly evolving community needs and the ever-present possibility of a climate event or economic downturn, nonprofits know how to [...]
The Final Step of the Audit: Helping Your Board Understand the Nonprofit Audit Report
Your nonprofit audit should reinforce the good work that you do. This post shares tips for how to effectively share your financial statements with your board.
Preparing for Your School or Nonprofit Financial Audit: Identifying Risks and Establishing Strong Internal Controls
The annual audit is often viewed as a chore.This blog post shares expert advice on how to prepare by targeting risks and measuring performance and compliance.
How Purchase Cards Simplify Nonprofit Accounting
Lost receipts, multiple tracking spreadsheets, and unchecked spending, oh my! Is this sounding like your month-end scramble? These hurdles are [...]
A Checklist for a Smooth Fiscal Year-End for Your Nonprofit
There is a shadow lurking behind all the excitement around your next big event. Something is looming behind your next [...]
How a Segmented Chart of Accounts Reduces Errors in Your Nonprofit Accounting
To be part of a modern nonprofit financial office is to witness fingers flying over keyboards as information is entered [...]
What is a Donor-advised Fund (DAF) and How Do They Work?
Flexible and simple—DAFs are an attractive option for charitable givers. Learn the basics about Donor-advised Funds from Blackbaud! [...]
Types of Grants That Every Nonprofit Should Know
Of the many ways a nonprofit organization can get funding, grants often seem like the holy grail. Fill out a [...]
3 Ways Expense Management Can Help Your Nonprofit Close Its Books Faster
Can your nonprofit confidently say you are successfully closing the books on time every month—or even most months? As someone [...]