(Rescheduled) Red Flags in Financial Management that could Sink your Organization
No nonprofit operates in a risk-free environment and risk threatens your ability to accomplish your mission. But with risk management, you can use sound financial policies to exert control over these uncertainties and potential threats. By implementing proven procedures you can be confident in your organizations
• Internal controls
• Fraud prevention processes
• Investment policies
It is the essential nature of our missions that makes it even more critical to protect yourself against potential damaging outcomes that could threaten your survival and your capacity to meet your mission. As we consider alternative ways to address our missions, we may find that those options which promise greatest impact also entail greater risk. And so this class will explore the balancing act of weighing both risk and return, something that those entrusted with financial management in the organization must confront on a daily basis.
Certificate Programs: Financial Management
Date: May 21st, 2014
Location: Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Address: 1300 Locust St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Ian Kauffman, CPA is the founder of Kauffman & Co. He established his firm after holding management positions with Grant Thornton LLP and Bishop French LLC. His background includes experience in providing accounting services for small to mid-size private and public companies in a variety of industries, including not-for-profit organizations. . He is a licensed CPA and serves on the board of non-profit associations. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Ian received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from Mt. St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, MD