Understanding Nonprofit Financials


San Antonio Area Foundation, 303 Pearl Parkway, Suite 114, 78215


Thursday, January 24, 2019


9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Learn how to interpret the information on financial statements and explore financial management through financial statements for mission-driven nonprofit organizations.


This course is for beginning and novice users of nonprofit financial information.  

After completing this class, participants will be able to:
•    Understand the stock concept of the Statement of Financial Position (Balance Sheet)
•    Understand the flow concept of the Statement of Activities (Income Statement)
•    Understand the sources and uses of cash for the Statement of Cash Flow
•    Understand the Statement of Functinal Activities.

Who should attend this class?
Nonprofit Board Members/Finance Committee Members, CEOs/Executive Directors, CFOs/Finance Directors, Controllers, and any other nonprofit accounting/finance and program staff who assist in preparing financial information for CEOs/Executive Directors and/or Board Member/Finance Committee Members.

This workshop is included in our Nonprofit Management Certification series and fulfills three hours in the Financial Management competency area.

Cost:  $60.00

REFUND/CREDIT POLICY: The San Antonio Area Foundation has a no refund policy. If a workshop and/or class has been unexpectedly cancelled and/or postponed by the Area Foundation, a refund or credit towards another workshop and/or class will be issued. If a registrant is unable to attend a workshop and/or class, a substitute may be sent or a credit may be issued. No credits will be given for cancellations received less than 48 hours before a workshop.  

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Meet our Presenter:

Dr. Ronald Crowe is an assistant professor of Economics and Finance at Our Lady of the Lake University. He has created nonprofits and served on the Boards of several nonprofit organizations. He currently serves as the Treasurer of the San Antonio Highland Games Association, serves as a Commissioner of the Clan MacRae Society of North America, and is the Treasurer of an HOA. 

Dr. Crowe has presented on financial statements for over 30 years to undergraduate and graduate students, and professionals groups, e.g. Society of Human Resource Management. He has developed courses in Health Care Finance for nonprofits and was previously the Department of Business Chair leading the MS in Nonprofit Management program at our Lady of the Lake University.


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San Antonio, TX 78215

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