Capital Business Solutions recently provided The Chapin School in New York a comprehensive System Assessment of their Financial Edge accounting software.

Working with Jay Mathews, Director of Finance, CBS performed a thorough System Assessment of their Financial Edge accounting software. The System Assessment of Blackbaud’s The Financial Edge included a review of the General Ledger, Account Structure and Reporting along with thorough discussion with key staff regarding business processes, office workflows, tasks and responsibilities. The sessions also included help in determining reports needed from the system and identification of training needs for end users. As a result of the Assessment, The Chapin School will be utilizing CBS for additional data cleanup, system changes and training.

Who is The Chapin School?

The Chapin School

The Chapin School in New York City was founded by Maria Bowen Chapin in 1901. Chapin is an independent day school, grades Kindergarten through 12, dedicated to the intellectual and personal growth of young women. Under the direction of Dr. Patricia Hayot, a rigorous liberal arts program prepares students for further academic study and encourages the development of curiosity, creativity and integrity. All Chapin students, Kindergarten through Class 12, attend school under one roof, creating a unique sense of continuity and community. The school building, located at 100 East End Avenue, features 49 classrooms, a two-story library with a multimedia room and a video-editing room, eight science laboratories, four art studios including a photography darkroom and a ceramics studio, two music studios, a black box theater, a dance studio, two computer laboratories, four gymnasiums and a greenhouse.

Which CBS Consultant worked with The Chapin School?

Christy Anderson – Senior Consultant and Implementation Specialist

Christy has more than 15 years of experience with the Blackbaud products, having worked at Blackbaud from 1994-2001 where she was a Senior Support Analyst and Software Trainer. Christy’s thorough product knowledge and training abilities made her a great resource for modifying and restructuring training workbooks; providing internal training to new analysts and coaching new trainers on their presentation skills. Christy started with Capital Business Solutions in 2001 where she currently directs client implementations for Capital Business Solutions and provides an in depth understanding of non-profits along with a wealth of Blackbaud experience for our clients.

If you are interested in finding out more about customized Nonprofit Accounting Software Training and Consulting call Andy at 888-366-7527 x26 or email

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