Key Fund Accounting Questions Your Board Should Be Asking

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All nonprofit board members have a fiduciary responsibility to diligently oversee the fund accounting and financial operations of the nonprofits they govern. Failure to receive timely, accurate information from the organization’s finance team can prevent the board and the finance committee from successfully executing on their responsibility.   This can create disastrous consequences for the… Continue reading


Fighting Spreadware: Conquering Manual Workarounds with the Right Systems

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There is a malaise, almost like a disease, that spreads throughout offices and workforces. It happens when systems don’t do what they should or can’t offer capabilities a non-cookie cutter business structure requires. An employee can’t do it within the system, so they find a workaround outside it.   There is a term for this… Continue reading


Nonprofit Finds Accounting Software Solution for Their Unique Financial Structure [Case Study]


Founded in 1974, Samaritan House is a nonprofit social services agency in San Mateo County, California, providing multiple services and programs for individuals and families in the community. The nonprofit serves approximately 12,000 people per year and manages all financial aid requests, validation, and disbursements across eight agencies in the county. With highly specialized accounting… Continue reading


How Nonprofits Optimize Giving Tuesday with the Right Technology


With bellies full and coupon clippings in hand, shoppers of America step it into high gear as soon as Thanksgiving dinner ends. There’s Black Friday, Small-Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, then (our personal favorite) Giving Tuesday.   While the other days may focus on great deals for your Christmas list (while boosting the economy), Giving Tuesday… Continue reading


How JMT Helps Nonprofits


At a recent conference, JMT’s own Andy Harleman was interviewed on a variety of topics including how JMT helps nonprofit organizations with fund accounting software for the finance department, donor management and fundraising solutions for the development team as well as a variety of other tools and services designed to help organizations manage and maximize… Continue reading