The Cash Flow Solution: The Nonprofit Board Member's Guide by Richard S. Linzer, Anna O. Linzer PDF

By Richard S. Linzer, Anna O. Linzer

ISBN-10: 0787978337

ISBN-13: 9780787978334

Many nonprofits depend upon traditional equipment of constructing and coping with money—from donations to funds reserves, endowments, and capital development campaigns—in hopes of securing monetary balance for the long run. but those got cash usually stay tantalizingly out of achieve for day by day operations; the stability sheet could glance solid, however the real funds on hand is frequently strangely low.

In order to accomplish their missions, nonprofits have to essentially switch the way in which they give thought to funds. Richard and Anna Linzer introduce a groundbreaking method of nonprofit monetary administration in response to money move and using credits that provides nonprofits the money they want, once they desire it whereas making sure the long term monetary health and wellbeing of the association. Their progressive and powerful monetary version is defined in transparent and comprehensible phrases for selection makers in either huge and small nonprofit organizations.

"The Linzers are revolutionaries within the nonprofit monetary global and leaders may still take notice!"
--Martha J. Perry, affiliate govt director, McCune Foundation

"A nice e-book for any board member of a nonprofit organization."
--Michael Schlesinger, legal professional, writer, lecturer, and commentator within the box of taxation

"Nonprofits now have a decision: clutter alongside from trouble to problem or keep on with the recommendation during this first-class, cutting edge book."
--Irene Y. Namkung, prior board president, the Western Arts Alliance, Northwest Folklife, and Oregon Potters' Guild

"It's heresy, however it works. the money circulation answer offers good steps to monetary sanity within the nonprofit boardroom."
--James A. Kolb, West Sound Academy

"From time to time a publication makes a lot experience you ask yourself why somebody didn't write it many years in the past. Richard and Anna Linzer's publication "The money circulation answer" is any such ebook. the foundations are as basic and rock-solid as they're leading edge. employing their feedback may possibly aid many stricken organisations continue to exist and thrive. extra importantly, the Linzers' perception may lead many nonprofits in coming nearer to fulfilling their capability to house the numerous wishes of our society."

--Mike Pedretti, inventive Director and President, circulate Theatre overseas

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Imagine yourself as a new board member, sitting in monthly board meetings during those first four months and wondering if this is a sinking ship. The annual summary budget is not going to be very helpful to you when the institution hits those months of negative numbers. Did anyone tell you that the financial picture in this organization can make a death-defying roller coaster look like a child’s toy? How can this cash flow budget be streamlined further? Time is increasingly precious, and perhaps nowhere more than in the boardroom.

In May, the big fundraising event brings another surge of income as partygoers dance the night away for goodness knows how much per ticket. The summer is slow, both in income and expense, and then the cycle starts up again. People in the performing arts will recognize the seasonality of subscription campaigns and fund drives at other times. Need we say more than Nutcracker? qxd 9/27/06 10:59 AM Page 29 Forecasting in a Fraction of Time Just looking at the shape of the curve—with income and expense dancing around the intersection of plus and minus numbers— provides some information, but it does not tell the whole story.

By capturing the dynamic quality of an institution’s annual or multiple-year financial cycle, these forecasts provide the opportunity to anticipate and prepare for future events. Cash flow monitoring establishes an ongoing awareness of fiscal position. Cash flow analysis leads to an understanding of three key factors in nonprofit financial management: • Money, whether raised, earned, or borrowed, costs money to secure. • Inflation is of profound significance in the nonprofit arena and must always be considered.

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