Financial Report

In-depth and comprehensive reporting of a charity’s activities

 Non-Profit Annual Report and Financial Statements to Communicate with Stakeholders

Dates & Times

23 & 24 Aug 2022

Day 1: 9AM to 5PM, Day 2: 1PM to 5PM

Venue: Online via Zoom

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SEMINAR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Led by Dr Isabel Sim, editor of the series of Accounting and Finance Handbooks for Charities, and lead author for Accounting for Good – Helping Charities Do Good Better, a project in collaboration with NUS and ISCA.

  • Understanding the organisation in-depth and comprehensive reporting of a charity’s activities

  • Determine the Compliance requirement for Fundraising and Outreach

  • Pre-approved VCF funding of up to 80% available for charities. 

Financial Report

ABOUT THE SEMINAR

Why Non-Financial Reporting and Financial Statements Matters

Non-profit annual reports are an in-depth and comprehensive reporting of a charity’s activities. It outlines the charity’s accomplishments. An audited annual accounts section is also added to the report.

 

What are the reasons for creating and publishing the charity’s annual report?

  • Compliance requirement

  • For Fundraising and Outreach

  • To communicate the social impact and provide update on the progress of the work that the charity is working on

 

Non-profit’s annual report is a form of public disclosure. It is considered one of the most important tools for the non-profit’s transparency best practice. It directly impacts organization’s ability to communicate its mission, values, and financial health to relevant stakeholders.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Understanding the importance of accountability and transparency to internal and external stakeholders

  • Understanding the required disclosure items in the annual report and Financial Statements

  • Understanding processes involved in preparing the annual report and audited financial statement

  • What to include in the non-profit annual report

  • Best practices for non-profit annual report

  • Developing the organization AR using COC’s recommended annual report illustrated template

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Senior management, Finance Team, Head of Fundraising, Head of Communications, Programme HODs, Secretariat serving the board

SEMINAR FEES & FUNDING

Save up to $321 by reserving your seats before the Early Bird period ends!

Fee Options
After Early Bird
Early Bird
Standard Fee
$1,926
$1,605
*VWOs-Charities Capability Fund (VCF) Training Grant
$926
$605
**Community Care Training Grant (CCTG)
$192.60
$160.5

All prices stated include prevailing GST.

*Up to 80% seminar fee funding for NCSS member agencies

**Up to 90% seminar fee funding for AIC approved organisations

SEMINAR DATES

23 & 24 Aug 2022

Day 1: 9AM to 5PM, Day 2: 1PM to 5PM

ABOUT THE FACILITATOR

Dr Isabel Sim is the principal consultant at Integrative CSR Consulting. She was formerly Senior Research Fellow, Department of Social Work, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore as well as Director (Projects), Centre for Social Development (Asia). She served as Head of Corporate Governance Practice, Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO) and Senior Lecturer, Department of Strategy and Policy, NUS Business School from 2012 to 2014.

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She obtained her PhD in finance from The University of Western Australia in 2011. She is the editor of the series Accounting and Finance Handbooks for Charities including Budgeting and Cash Flow Management, Fund Accounting for Charities, Full Cost Recovery for Charities and Cost-Effective Audit for Charities. She is also the lead author for Accounting for Good – Helping Charities Do Good Better, a project in collaboration with NUS and ISCA. Besides extensive experience in applied research in the charity sector, Dr Sim has more than 15 years of experience in teaching working adults. She has taught accounting, corporate governance, finance, and economics subjects in MBA, EMBA, and other professional programmes.