Posts Tagged: "MIP"

MIP vs. QuickBooks: Affordable Accounting Software for Nonprofits
June 8, 2021
MIP vs. QuickBooks: Affordable Accounting Software for Nonprofits

Explore whether MIP or Quickbooks is the better accounting software for your nonprofit based on the key differences. Replacing an introductory accounting solution like QuickBooks with a mid-market product such as MIP Fund Accounting is one of the most important decisions a nonprofit will make. And one of the most difficult. Upgrading to an objectively…

Sage Intacct vs. MIP Fund Accounting: The Ultimate Comparison Guide for Nonprofit Financial Professionals
May 12, 2021
Sage Intacct vs. MIP Fund Accounting: The Ultimate Comparison Guide for Nonprofit Financial Professionals

Sage Intacct or MIP Fund Accounting power a large percentage of all the finance departments in the nonprofit sector Out of a crowded market for accounting solutions, nonprofits consistently choose Sage Intacct or MIP Fund Accounting. These two solutions power a large percentage of all the finance departments in the nonprofit sector, but a few…

How to Add a New MIP User Account
April 26, 2021
How to Add a New MIP User Account

Recently hired a new member to your nonprofit finance team and need to set up a new user account in your MIP Fund Accounting system? The process of adding a new MIP user account consists of 2 steps: 1. Create the user account and select the database(s) that the account will have access to: Go…

What’s New in MIP Fund Accounting v2020.3
December 11, 2020
What’s New in MIP Fund Accounting v2020.3

The MIP Fund Accounting v2020.3 release will go live on December 14, 2020. This release contains high-quality updates such as reporting enhancements, defect fixes, new tools to provide feedback, and more. Continue reading for more details on what is included in the MIP Fund Accounting v2020.3 release. Updates within this release include: New opportunities to provide feedback:…

Choose Your Path: Purchasing Options for MIP
October 1, 2019
Choose Your Path: Purchasing Options for MIP

Your organization recently decided to modernize your purchasing system in Community Brands MIP, the technology grant you applied for was awarded, or you are simply researching your options. That is great news! Now what? Now you need to figure out which purchasing system will best suit your needs. The topics of modernizing, centralizing or decentralizing,…

Blackbaud Financial Edge versus Community Brands MIP Fund Accounting
August 21, 2019
Blackbaud Financial Edge versus Community Brands MIP Fund Accounting

The number of ERP solutions suitable for nonprofit accounting is growing, and making a decision on which one to go with can be tough. The following is a hard-nosed look at two platforms that have been around for decades, but have managed to keep up with market demand in an increasingly competitive landscape. Before we…

True Fund Accounting and Why MIP Matters
January 15, 2016
True Fund Accounting and Why MIP Matters

What makes accounting software “nonprofit accounting software” and are they all the same?   Many of us can get terribly confused when researching accounting software for nonprofit organizations.  Some solutions in the marketplace state that a product is “built for nonprofits” and there are others that claim to “work well for nonprofits”.  How are we…

5 Reasons Why You Should Participate in your Local MIP Users Group
February 10, 2015
5 Reasons Why You Should Participate in your Local MIP Users Group

Among the many advantages of using the top-rated fund accounting solution in terms of user satisfaction is the fact that just about everything in the software just works.  Unexpected error messages and bugs are rare.  The features are mature, intuitive and designed around how nonprofit and local government agencies do accounting.  Considering these factors, many…

JMT Launches Exciting New Grant
February 4, 2015
JMT Launches Exciting New Grant

Patterson, N.Y., January 20, 2015 – JMT Consulting Group (https://jmtconsulting.com/), a premier provider of technology and services to the nonprofit sector, announces the availability of Accelerate grants towards the purchase of Abila MIP Fund Accounting software. “Our goal is to empower growing nonprofits with fund accounting software so that they can improve their organization’s financial functions,” says JMT…

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Financial Confidence
December 17, 2014
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Financial Confidence

We all know the story of the “Wizard of Oz” and Dorothy’s journey to follow the yellow brick road in order to reach Emerald City. She chose the path of the unknown and despite all obstacles, the path took her where she needed to be.   Like Dorothy’s journey, it is frightening to many nonprofits…

Sage Nonprofit Solutions is Now Abila
July 15, 2013
Sage Nonprofit Solutions is Now Abila

As many of you may have seen through email communications and press reports, Sage Nonprofit Solutions has completed the next step in their transition to being an independent company.  The company that produces the products known as Sage 100 Fund Accounting (aka “MIP”), Sage Fundraising 50, Millennium and Sage Grant Management will now be known as…

Sage Nonprofit Solutions is now an Independent Company!
March 21, 2013
Sage Nonprofit Solutions is now an Independent Company!

Last month we all were given the official news that Sage Nonprofit Solutions was being sold to Accel-KKR, a private equity firm.  This week, that sale was finalized and Sage Nonprofit Solutions is legally an independent company, no longer a part of Sage North America.  Congratulations to our colleagues at the new company! As we…

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