Navigating a challenging financial and regulatory environment.

Today’s communities need the help and services provided by nonprofits and educational institutions – yet these same organizations are facing their own struggles. With limited financial resources, nonprofits are forced to find new and innovative strategies to raise and spend money.
BDO presents innovative solutions to nonprofit organizations, helping clients position their organizations to obtain proper funding in an intensely competitive environment. We work year round with management and board of directors in developing sound strategies to help them adapt to a landscape altered by changes in regulations and funding models. BDO advises on a wide range of issues, including:


BDO Institute for Nonprofit ExcellenceSM Our Continued Commitment to the Nonprofit Industry

BDO is one of the only national accounting firms with a strategic commitment to the nonprofit industry. This commitment is perhaps best embodied by The BDO Institute for Nonprofit ExcellenceSM. Since the development of the Institute in 2001, we have been helping nonprofits thrive by specializing in meeting the needs of the nation’s nonprofit sector.  Based in our Greater Washington, D.C. Metro Office, the Institute’s dedicated team of assurance, tax and consulting professionals supports and collaborates with BDO offices and nonprofit organizations around the country to develop innovative accounting and operational strategies for tax-exempt organizations.

The Institute provides BDO professionals, clients and the nonprofit industry at-large with practical, transformative thought leadership and educational resources that can help organizations navigate this dynamic and challenging industry.  We produce numerous publications, including a newsletter as well as our blog, The Nonprofit Standard. BDO also regularly sponsors educational seminars on a variety of industry-specific accounting and management issues. 

Members of the Institute

William Eisig, CPA
Partner, National Director, Institute for Nonprofit ExcellenceSM
  Marc Berger, CPA
Director, National Nonprofit Tax Services

Lee Klumpp, CPA
Director, National Nonprofit Assurance
  Laura Kalick, JD, LLM
Director, National Nonprofit Tax Consulting Services

Richard Larkin, CPA, MBA
Director, National Nonprofit Assurance 
  Patricia Duperron, CPA
Director, National Governmental Assurance Practice

Tammy Ricciardella, CPA
Director, National Nonprofit Assurance
  Andrea Wilson
Managing Director, Government Contracting

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