Jitasa Nonprofit Blog

Returning the Favor: How Communities Can Build Nonprofits

Communities know that nonprofits are beneficial, often filling in the holes that for-profit services can’t address. They provide a sort of warmth in the spaces they occupy, employing some of the most passionate people you can imagine. This is true across the United States, and even across the globe. Nonprofits...

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Looking Forward: 3 Trends in Nonprofit Accounting

Even accounting isn’t immune to trends, and, while they aren’t as flashy as fashion, they all add up to something. In nonprofit accounting, there are unique rules that set in place trends specific to the niche industry. Though we’re closing in on the end of the year, it is too...

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Support for Nonprofit News Is Growing

If you’ve ever owned a television or had access to the internet, you’ll know that there are all kinds of news organizations out there. Politically based and politically biased, religious, hard and soft--news attracts them all. News stations and sites range from the good to the incredibly terrible, offering everything...

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Enough is Enough: Examining the Sunk Cost Fallacy

Nonprofits often struggle with matters of money because they’re not always particularly concerned with it, so long as an organization’s basic needs are being met. They’re particularly susceptible to misinformation about money management, and this is especially pronounced when a non-accountant is performing accounting duties within an organization.

Even a nonprofit...

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Know Your Risks: Technology and Accounting

While technology has infinitely decreased the amount of time and storage required for accounting, it brings with it its own set of challenges, including security, an endless amount of tools to choose from, and the ability of many to access what only a few people might need to see. Today’s...

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