posts tagged as Federal Grants & Contracts


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | August 28, 2020

OMB Issues the 2020 Compliance Supplement

On August 18, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued the 2020 Compliance Supplement to assist auditors in performing single audits and help organizations comply with grant, contract and federal requirements. Our latest blog... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | August 10, 2020

Updated: Main Street Lending Program Now Open to Nonprofits

Recently the Federal Reserve announced an expansion to its Main Street Lending Program (MSLP) to aid nonprofit organizations impacted by COVID-19. Though the application process is not yet open, organizations should begin forecasting... read more


By Lee Klumpp | July 21, 2020

Congress Passes the Protecting Nonprofits from Catastrophic Cash Flow Strain Act to Assist Nonprofit Organizations

On July 2, 2020, the Senate unanimously passed legislation to assist nonprofits and governmental entities. The House passed the bill in a pro forma session on July 9, 2020. The bill is now headed to the president for his signature. read more


By David Clark | July 06, 2020

Higher Education and COVID-19: Tips for Navigating Federal Relief Funding

When the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law on March 27, approximately $14 billion was earmarked to support post-secondary education students and institutions through the Higher Education... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 29, 2020

OMB Adjusts COVID-19 Single Audit Extensions

On June 18, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released a new memo outlining changes to previous single audit submission extensions, as well as new criteria related to emergency funds used during the coronavirus pandemic. Our... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | May 07, 2020

What You Need to Know About FEMA Public Assistance Program Funding

As a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many nonprofits may qualify to receive reimbursements from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) under its Public Assistance Program. Our latest blog post has everything... read more


By Andrea Wilson | March 27, 2020

OMB Guidance Provides Relief to Federal Award Recipients Amid COVID-19

Nonprofits and higher education institutions continue to be on the front lines of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As organizations wrangle with ensuring the welfare of their own people and enabling the “new normal” of remote... read more


By Andrea Wilson | March 13, 2020

Coronavirus Strikes Nonprofits in More Ways than One

The rapid spread of COVID-19 around the world has impacted all sectors. The nonprofit industry is no exception—in fact, they face more challenges than most. Read our latest blog for more on how organizations can minimize the risks... read more


By Andrea Wilson | September 26, 2019

Getting Rid of the Gap in Nonprofit Funding

It’s no secret that closing the gap between grant funding and the actual costs of nonprofit operations is an industry-wide challenge, but to date little has been done. BDO is helping change that, in collaboration with some of the country... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | July 29, 2019

Top 10 Trends in the Nonprofit Industry

Against a backdrop of political, regulatory and economic uncertainty, nonprofits have found themselves tasked with meeting greater demand than ever, while also maintaining financial and operational stability. In our latest blog post... read more