Nonprofit Forum 2019

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Sunnybrook Country Club 624 Port Sheldon Street Southwest Grandville, MI 49418

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Join us for a complimentary event designed exclusively for nonprofit professionals to understand the top trends in the nonprofit sector and the best practices of tax planning and employment law.

Keynote: Top Trends in the Nonprofit Sector
Donna Murray-Brown | President and CEO of Michigan Nonprofit Association

A statewide and national perspective on the pressing issues in the nonprofit sector including talent development and strategy.

Financial Statements: What Are You Communicating to Your Donors?
Doug Rotman, CPA | Partner at Ferris, Busscher & Zwiers, P.C.
Tony Zwiers, CPA, MBA | Partner at Ferris, Busscher & Zwiers, P.C.
Elise VanKampen, MSA | Senior Staff at Ferris, Busscher & Zwiers, P.C.

  • An Overview of ASU 2016-14, the greatest financial statement revamp since 1993
    • Methods for determining functional expense
    • The importance of internally tracking donor restrictions
    • Monitoring your organization’s liquidity
  • Looking down the road at revenue recognition and lease inclusion

How to Deal with Messy Employment Situations without Getting Dirty Yourself
Mark Smith | Attorney at Rhoades McKee
*This program is valid for 1 PDCs toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification

  • When and how to confront inappropriate behavior
  • How to avoid common mistakes
  • Proper documentation and discipline
  • How to deal with an employee’s resistance to counseling or discipline