Jitasa Nonprofit Blog

Choosing Your Space: Considerations for Your Nonprofit

While you may be immensely dedicated to your mission, many nonprofits are less loyal to their space. It’s really the last thing you think about--that physical space necessary to conduct your business which amounts to much greater things. But space for your program matters, and can influence potential donors, growth,...

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Interpreting Your Financial Statement: What You Need to Know

Nonprofit organizations are required to enlist the help of a board--it’s one of the things that sets them apart, but it can also be one of the most difficult to navigate if you’re new to the nonprofit world. And because nonprofits tend to revolve around needs that the larger community...

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Controller or CFO?: Understanding the Difference

Keeping track of the various job title acronyms can be pretty confusing, especially if you’re not working directly with them. For nonprofits that ask employees to occupy a lot of roles, titles actually aren’t even important, so many employees don’t have a reason to know the difference. In some companies,...

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5 Problems with Annual Budget Reviews

For many nonprofits, budgeting has been designated to occur only once per year during an annual evaluation. While this is better than nothing, and all some smaller nonprofits may be able to manage, it isn’t an ideal way to manage your bookkeeping process. If you’re currently operating under the once-per-year...

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Establishing a Leave Sharing Program: What You Need to Know

More frequently, nonprofits are engaging in leave sharing programs, which offers a new look at sick and vacation leave. They rely on the generosity of coworkers and are a great option for small businesses that nurture employee relationships and a general spirit of giving. In this blog we will...

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