Planning for Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II)
February 22, 2021 - Similar to the first round of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF I) provided under the CARES Act, HEERF II provides portions for student financial aid grants and institutional grants. However, there are key differences between the two rounds of funding. Here’s what institutions should know.
Using Data to Create an Infrastructure of Success
February 22, 2021 - In today’s digital economy, every business is driven by data, and nonprofit organizations are no exception. Ask these critical questions to develop an effective data impact strategy for your organization.
Analyzing Key Financial Indicators: Debt Ratios and Measurements
February 22, 2021 - Monitoring and analyzing key debt ratios and measures can provide a comprehensive examination of how your church is managing your financing obligations. Learn why and how to do this, along with recommended benchmarks, in this article.
Is Your Organization Audit Ready?
February 22, 2021 - Whether you are facing an audit for the first time or you have been audited for years, making sure that your organization is ready might feel a bit overwhelming. Here are a few tips that will help you get organized and ready for the first, or just the next, audit.
New PPP Guidance and Loan Application Forms Available
January 12, 2021 - The SBA and Treasury have released new PPP guidance and loan application forms. Here are the latest developments for nonprofit organizations to be aware of.
Summary of Selected Coronavirus Provisions Important to Nonprofits
December 23, 2020 - A number of coronavirus provisions in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 are important to nonprofit organizations, including churches, schools, and private higher education institutions. Here's a summary.
Honoring Richard Capin, Founder of CapinCrouse
December 16, 2020 - Richard (Dick) F. Capin, founder of CapinCrouse, passed away on November 25, 2020, after a lifetime of Christian devotion and stewardship. Here’s a look at his inspiring life and legacy.
Analyzing Key Financial Indicators: Cash Flow Ratios
December 15, 2020 - Churches must have sufficient cash balances to run their operations. Learn how to analyze different cash flow ratios to provide significant insight for your church, get recommended benchmarks, and more in this article.
Questions Audit Committees Should Consider In the Current Environment
December 11, 2020 - Audit committees face practical challenges in accounting, reporting, and disclosing the impacts of COVID-19. These questions can assist your audit committee in its oversight role and responsibilities to ensure the performance of high-quality audits and transparent and reliable financial reporting
GLBA: Where We Are Now
December 11, 2020 - Many higher education institutions are still struggling to become fully compliant with the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), but noncompliance could have significant ramifications. Here’s what to consider, and the steps you should take.