Do’s and Don’ts of Tax-Exempt Status Guidance Papers Now Available

Not-for-Profit Organizations From Infancy to Adolescence to Adulthood! Creating a Tax-Exempt Organization This paper walks through the do’s and don’ts of creating a tax-exempt organization with focus on:  Recruiting board members Creating bylaws Special rules … Continue reading “Do’s and Don’ts of Tax-Exempt Status Guidance Papers Now Available”

Jan. 23, 2019 – Annual Accounting Updates Webinar

Join Strength Matters for our annual “must read” webinar for nonprofit affordable housing CFO’s, COOs and lenders outlining the significant accounting standards that changed in 2018.   Dave Conway of Novogradac will explain and discuss the … Continue reading “Jan. 23, 2019 – Annual Accounting Updates Webinar”

December Boot Camp in Pittsburgh, PA

The next Strength Matters Boot Camp will be in Pittsburgh, PA, on December 3-4, 2018 during NeighborWorks National Training Institute.  Event Overview and Registration  Email info@strengthmatters.com with questions.  Strength Matters Boot Camp is designed to … Continue reading “December Boot Camp in Pittsburgh, PA”

2018 Financial Management Conference Agenda

The Financial Management Conference, formerly the NeighborWorks CFO Convening, is open to all community developers – real estate developers, CDFIs, and CDCs. The conference agenda is outlined below. Registration for the 2018 Financial Management Conference … Continue reading “2018 Financial Management Conference Agenda”

2018 Strength Matters Financial Management Conference

Registration for the 2018 Financial Management Conference is now closed. Please contact Omayra Colon at colon@housingpartnership.net for additional information. The Strength Matters Financial Management Conference will convene more than 200 of the nation’s top nonprofit … Continue reading “2018 Strength Matters Financial Management Conference”

Super Circular Resources

Strength Matters library of resources on Uniform Guidance issues aka the Super Circular, includes:  Uniform Guidance Issues paper  Webinar slides and recording from Scott Seamands of Lindquist, von Husen & Joyce and Kelly Perlman of Plante … Continue reading “Super Circular Resources”

May Boot Camps in Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA

The next Strength Matters Boot Camps will be held in:  Boston, Massachusetts – May 23-24, 2018  San Francisco – May 24-25, 2018  Email Lindsay (consult.lwells@gmail.com) with questions.  Strength Matters Boot Camp is designed to provide … Continue reading “May Boot Camps in Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA”

New Publication: Practical Implementation Issues with Uniform Guidance

In December 2013, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (known to many as the “Super Circular” or the new Uniform Grant … Continue reading “New Publication: Practical Implementation Issues with Uniform Guidance”