Arts and Culture

Why Do Balance Sheets Matter?

April 6, 2011

Originally published in Grantmakers In the Arts , April 6, 2011

The balance sheet of an arts nonprofit can inform funders about the kinds and degrees of financial risk an organization faces as it delivers on its artistic mission. Rodney Christopher for Grantmakers In the Arts explores how to understand liquidity, adaptability and durability.

Author: Rodney Christopher, Former Vice President, Advisory Services, Nonprofit Finance Fund

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