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To register by phone, contact Diana Rehagen at (314) 516-6590.

Focus on Fraud: Prevention and Detection Measures for Nonprofit Organizations

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 2-5 p.m. in 402 J.C. Penney Conference Center on the UMSL campus

News stories about fraud and embezzlement at nonprofit organizations abound.  Too many organizations find themselves dealing with these kinds of problems when an understanding of common schemes, and the implementation of relatively simple, yet important processes, procedures, and policies could protect them from many of these issues.

Join us for a discussion on how nonprofits can prevent and detect fraud within their organizations. Topics to be covered include:


CHRISTINA M. SOLOMON, CPA, CFE, CFF is a Partner in RubinBrown’s Business Advisory Services Group. As a financial forensics expert, she performs forensic accounting analysis and fraud investigations. She has provided financial consultation to businesses in a variety of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, professional service firms, healthcare, environmental, and not-for-profit organizations. Christina’s consulting services include developing financial analyses, quantifying damages, writing reports and providing deposition and trial testimonies. In addition, she has internal audit, financial modeling and data analysis experience.

AMY ALTHOLZ, CPA is a Partner in RubinBrown’s Not-for-Profit and Assurance Services Groups. Amy also serves as the Vice Chair of the Not-For-Profit Services Group. Her experience with a variety of not-for-profit clients provides her valuable insight into the industry’s best practices.

Tuition: $25

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IRS Conference for Small and Medium-Sized 501 (c)(3) Organizations

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Summit Lounge in the J.C. Penney Conference Center on the UMSL campus

As every 501(c)(3) organization knows, IRS rules and regulations are stringent and require compliance on an ongoing basis if a nonprofit organization intends to maintain its 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt status. Attend this special, low-cost workshop to hear directly from the IRS about the benefits and responsibilities of tax exemption under 501 (c)(3), and actions that may jeopardize the exempt status of an organization.
Topics will include:

In addition, during the lunch hour, the Missouri Attorney General’s Office will present an overview of state law regarding nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations.
This class has been approved for 6.2 hours of continuing legal education (CLE) credit by The Missouri Bar. For more information, visit The Missouri Bar website.

$45 before May 1, 2015
$55 after May 1, 2015
$70 at the door – day of the event

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Volunteering Across the Lifespan: Engaging Volunteers of All Ages

Friday, June 26, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

How can you engage volunteers from pre-school to retirement? This workshop will present the unique challenges and best practices from volunteer managers working with volunteers of all ages. Topics will include best practices for the unique needs of each generation from recruiting, training, engaging and retaining.

Instructors will include Nicole Dalton, Volunteer Screening and Placement Manager at Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri; Simone Bernstein of Volunteer Nation; Stephanie Kurtzman, Director of Community Service and Associate Program Director of the Gephardt Institute; a representative from the United Way; and Elizabeth Pawloski, RSVP Coordinator at The OASIS Institute.

This course qualifies for credit toward the Chancellor's Certificate in Volunteer Management. In order to obtain this noncredit chancellor’s certificate, individuals must enroll in, and complete, 16 or more hours of training in classes and/or events that qualify.

Tuition: $75 ($60 for MVMA members)

Lunch is included

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(MVMA members, you may email if you need the discount promo code)

Fundraising Institute 2015

Tuesday, Sept. 15 to Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at J.C. Penney Conference Center on UMSL campus

Save the date for this year's Fundraising Institute! Learn the most up-to-date information on current fundraising practices and ideas. You will be able to sign up for individual sessions, or for all of the sessions.
Check back soon for details on this year's sessions, and for registration information. 

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