Find support from a firm that cares about your cause.
Nonprofit Sector Expertise
With BPM’s unique experience and wide-ranging expertise across tax, assurance and advisory services, you’ll have access to resources, knowledge and guidance unlike any other.
Over the last 30 years, we’ve worked with more than 500 nonprofits, including multi-million-dollar organizations and foundations with millions of dollars in endowments. We’re also members of the AICPA Governmental Audit Quality Center (GAQC) — and most BPM partners and managers serve as board members in our communities.
BPM’s Nonprofit Industry Group: Building community
We understand the difficulties that come with having budget and staffing limitations and work with you to create a holistic plan that will help you build capacity and scale. Whether we’re providing audit and tax services, serving as your full outsources accounting, HR and IT team, or enabling better and more timely decisions with our technology solutions, we’re here to support your organization’s unique and complex needs.
BPM Partner and Nonprofit Co-Leader Shannon Winter describes how we educate and guide nonprofit organizations so they can focus on serving the community.
Working with private foundations.
We’ve worked with nonprofit organizations of all sizes from small family foundations to much larger institutions — often looking after clients’ personal financial lives as well as their foundations’ well-being. We also speak often at community events and roundtable discussions, sharing insights around accounting standards, tax-driven nuances and pitfalls to avoid.
We can help you with everything from technical assistance and capacity-building grant preparation to operational support for your finance, HR and IT needs. Ultimately, our services are designed to help you achieve your goals while staying compliant within the guard rails.
Working with social welfare agencies.
Because People Matter is more than just a motto. It’s a core part of who we are as a firm and the reason we take so much pride in supporting social welfare agencies.
With BPM, you can focus on your mission: to serve the communities where we live and work. And we’ll focus on helping you tell your financial story through data and reports, ensuring you’re you have the processes and procedures in place for funding compliance, handling your technical accounting and any other advisory services you might need to stay organized in an ever-changing environment.
Sharing our knowledge and experience.
Our Nonprofit Education Series includes in-person and webinar classes to help you better understand significant emerging issues you may face in your sector. Our speakers are selected based on their proven expertise, wealth of knowledge and distinct track record. Sessions are available free of charge; however, registration is required.
Visit our Nonprofit Education Series page to learn more and register for an upcoming event. Or view previous webinars.
Software solutions we recommend.
We’re certified partners with a number of software and accounting solutions designed to help you improve your organization’s processes, including Sage Intacct and NetSuite. Our suite covers a full range of services to complement and complete your internal accounting and administrative needs. We provide implementation, training and support to ensure you are running as smoothly as possible.
A number of our professionals hold AICPA Not-For-Profit Certifications, providing us with the skill sets required to serve a nonprofit’s unique financial needs.
Our firm is a voluntary member of the AICPA’s GAQC, which promotes the importance of quality governmental audits and the value of such audits to purchasers of governmental audit services.