Day 1: 2021 Not-for-Profit Symposium

Day 1 Agenda:

State of the NFP Industry 

The last 17 months have presented not-for-profits with significant challenges ranging from the operational impacts of the pandemic to decreased funding sources and labor challenges.   As leaders at your organizations and in the community, you have led your organizations through the storm of disruption.   Our experts will discuss some of the top issues impacting your organizations as we look ahead to a brighter future.


Join our Keynote speakers, Lisa M. Schroeder, President and CEO of The Pittsburgh Foundation and Dan A. Sharpe, Vice President – Community Research and Grants Management of The Columbus Foundation for what is sure to be a dynamic session to kick off our Symposium.   The session will include various thoughts from each speaker including views on current and future gifting strategies, evolving strategies resulting from COVID and post-COVID challenges, community stress points and collaborative initiatives to address service gaps, diversity, inclusion and education initiatives to build a stronger community and many more!

Complex Gift Accounting

In this session, we will cover issues surrounding complicated funding arrangements and the GAAP standards that apply when determining proper accounting treatment.

Not-for-Profit Accounting and Auditing Update

Schneider Downs experts will cover the latest accounting and auditing developments impacting not-for-profit organizations, including new Financial Accounting Standards Board requirements along with recent developments from the AICPA, OMB and Yellow Book.

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