Archive: Nonprofit

Church Law and Finance Conference Virtual Experience

Please join Aronson’s Rob Eby, CPA, and Whiteford, Taylor, and Preston’s Erika E. Cole, Esq., at the Church Law and Finance Conference Virtual Experience for pastors and church leaders. The conference will be a timely assessment of the challenges that churches now face, with promising strategies for recovery. Topics to include: Churches in Distress: Legal […]
September 24, 2020

Greg Plotts and Will Donahue to Lead Boot Camp Sessions at Nonprofit Finance & Grants Summit

The Nonprofit Finance & Grants Summit included a third-day intensive boot-camp! This boot-camp (eligible for CAE and CPE credits) led by Greg Plotts and Will Donahue of Aronson’s Nonprofit & Associations Practice highlighted two sessions: Remote Control: Establishing & Maintaining Effective Internal Controls in a “Stay at Home” Environment and Frauditing: Preventing and Detecting Fraud […]
September 16, 2020

Carol Barnard and Greg Plotts to Lead Session on Internal Controls over Your Federal Grants in the Time of COVID-19

Join Aronson’s nonprofit team, Greg Plotts, Partner, and Carol Barnard, Director, at the two-day virtual Nonprofit Finance & Grants Summit. Greg and Carol will be leading a session focusing on internal control best practices in the federal grant environment, especially in the remote environment we find ourselves in. In this session, you’ll learn about: The […]
September 14, 2020

How to Ensure Your Procurement Policy is in Compliance

Procurement is always a hot topic that raises a lot of questions for federal grant recipients. The Compliance Supplement Part 3, Section I is a good place to start. Some of the basic guidelines under Uniform Guidance include the following: “Recipients must establish procedures to ensure that materials and services are obtained in an effective […]
August 6, 2020

Rob Eby and Will Donahue to Speak at FAR August Webinar – 20/20 Vision: Political Activity For Associations, Nonprofits and PACs In the Upcoming Election Cycle

Many associations and nonprofits are put at risk because of a lack of knowledge and formal training in the management of their political action. Experts Rob Eby and Will Donahue of Aronson’s Nonprofit & Associations Services Group as served as panelists at FAR’s August webinar. This presentation explored strategies for political action, management and oversight […]
August 4, 2020

Greg Plotts and Carol Barnard to Host ‘2020 Compliance Supplement – What You Need To Know’ Webinar

Calling all nonprofits! Join Aronson’s nonprofit experts Greg Plotts, Partner, and Carol Barnard, Director, on July 22nd for their session as a part of a two-day virtual advanced federal grants forum. During their session, Greg and Carol will walk through the new 2020 Compliance Supplement and highlight new changes made by the Office of Management […]
July 22, 2020

Greg Plotts to Speak at Managing Your Grants During the COVID-19 Pandemic Townhall

Aronson partner Greg Plotts, spoke alongside other nonprofit specialists at the COVID-19 Pandemic Townhall session: As a Grantee, What Do I Need to Know About CARES Act Funding?  This event was apart of Thompson Grants’ Managing Your Grants During the COVID-19 Pandemic, A Town Hall Event. The CARES Act was the nation’s largest emergency relief […]
July 16, 2020

Financial Accounting for PPP Loans

UPDATED June 15, 2020 – The AICPA, in consultation with the FASB and the SEC, has released the following Technical Question and Answer (TQA) 3200.18, Borrower Accounting for a Forgivable Loan Received Under the Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program. The following summaries the guidance in this TQA. Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was created as part […]
June 15, 2020

Mark Robins and Eric Hittle Hosted Webinar on Creating Effective Functional Expense Statements

With the implementation of ASU 2016-14, many nonprofits that did not previously have to present a statement of functional expense are now required to do so. As a result, many organizations have been tasked with determining how to put together and present the required information. Aronson nonprofit experts Mark Robins and Eric Hittle hosted a Lorman live […]
May 29, 2020

SBA Loan guidance on Single-Audits for Nonprofits

The nonprofit community got some good news today regarding Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. The AICPA Governmental Audit Quality Center released the following: “In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Small Business Administration (SBA) PPP loans, administered under the 7(a) guaranty loan program, are being provided through local financial institutions. While these loans have been made […]
May 5, 2020