Nonprofit Accounting and Fundraising Software Blog

Capital Business Solutions works with St. Benedict’s on their Financial Edge NXT software

Capital Business Solutions has been working with St. Benedict’s Preparatory School of Newark, NJ on their Financial Edge NXT software. Working with Donna Chahalis, Director of Finance and Administration at the school, CBS helped to provide training and consulting on their Accounts Payable module, configuration of their Bank Feeds and Bank Reconciliation assistance and training. Who […]

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Capital Business Solutions helps East Coast Migrant Head Start Project with MIP software

Capital Business Solutions recently helped East Coast Migrant Head Start Project with their MIP Fund Accounting software. Working with Michael Ward, Controller at the Organization, CBS helped to implement the Fixed Assets module for their MIP Fund Accounting software system. Along with the implementation CBS provided data conversion and end user training to get the finance […]

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Capital Business Solutions assists North Carolina Biotechnology Center with MIP

Capital Business Solutions recently helped North Carolina Biotechnology Center with their MIP Fund Accounting software. Working with Nias White of the finance office, CBS helped discuss an Accounts Payable invoice import need and subsequently created a definition file for the import into their MIP Fund Accounting software system. Who is North Carolina Biotechnology Center?  NC Biotech […]

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Unique Fundraising Ideas

17 Unique Fundraising Ideas for K-12 Schools

A lot of schools rely on fundraising to ensure clubs, sports teams, field trips and other fun activities can take place. Bake sales, walk-a-thons, and carnivals are common school fundraisers but they require a big time commitment from parents and kids alike. To help alleviate bake sale fatigue, we’ve compiled a list of 17 unique […]

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How to Organize a 5K

How to Plan a 5K For Your Nonprofit

Races, walk-a-thons, and bike-a-thons are popular fundraisers for nonprofits and charities of all kinds. Due to their relatively short distance, 5Ks (3.1 miles) are a popular option for nonprofit fundraising. Their approachable distance means they attract more people than half-marathons or marathons and tend to be fun family events. If you’ve ever thought of organizing […]

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how to create a perfect elevator pitch for your nonprofit

How to Create the Perfect Elevator Pitch for Your Nonprofit

If you attend networking events, you’ve probably realized how important an elevator pitch is. Having a nice, succinct speech about your organization’s mission can make a big difference in your networking efforts. What is an Elevator Pitch? An elevator pitch is a short, persuasive snippet of information about your business. Called an elevator pitch because […]

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giving tuesday ideas

10 #GivingTuesday Ideas to Make Your Campaign a Success

Since it began in 2012, #GivingTuesday has used the power of social media and the generosity of people around the world to kick off the charitable season. Many nonprofits use Giving Tuesday to launch their end-of-year fundraising efforts. In 2017, the #GivingTuesday Data Project recorded $274 million was donated by over 2.5 million people. That […]

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Capital Business Solutions helps Cincinnati Museum Center with MIP software

Capital Business Solutions recently helped the Cincinnati Museum Center with their MIP Fund Accounting software. Working with Ed Lybrook, Director of Finance at the Organization, CBS provided consulting and assistance to help close out their fiscal year-end including setting up entities, funds, and eliminating/consolidating entities along with comparing reports and any inactive chart of accounts. Who […]

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Capital Business Solutions assists Jesuit High School with Blackbaud’s Financial Edge NXT

Capital Business Solutions spent time recently with longtime client, Jesuit High School of Carmichael, CA with Financial Edge NXT. Working with Julie Winkleman, Controller at the school, CBS provided consulting and training assistance to close out their fiscal year end. Who is Jesuit High School? Jesuit High School is firmly rooted in Jesuit ideals and Catholic […]

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