Accounting 101: Basic Accounting Concepts for the Non-Accountant

Understand and use financial statements and budgets for organizational guidance and insight.

About this event

Gain an overview of nonprofit accounting in a fear-free setting, including financial terminology, internal controls, financial statements, and the importance of the budget in the overall planning process as well as elements in building a sound budget.

Topics Covered

  • Simple Accounting Terms
  • How to Read Financial Statements
  • What to Look for in Financial Statements
  • How Auditors Work

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Virtual Seminar

Optimized for the virtual environment, this ½ day seminar will consist of presentations, group discussions, breakout group sessions, polls and short breaks. This is an opportunity to do a deep dive on a new topic and leave with tools that you can put in to practice immediately.

Instructor:

Amanda Schlank – Partner, Assurance & Advisory, SingerLewak Accountants & Consultants

With more than ten years of public accounting experience working in a wide variety of industries, including not-for-profit organization audits (foundations, educational institutions and service-based organizations) and private and public companies, Amanda’s areas of expertise include SEC compliance and reporting, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, and audits in accordance with the requirements of the Uniform Guidance. She graduated from California State University, Northridge, earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting with a minor in economics. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of CPAs.

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CNM Nonprofit Hotline

Need expert advice? We’re only an email or phone call away. Use this form to get in touch or call the Nonprofit Answer Hotline at the number listed below.

You can also schedule a free, 15-minute appointment and we’ll match you with an in-house expert.








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