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June 2014

Vicki Welter and Bianca Lim to present at Seattle and Helena User Groups

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Be sure and mark your calendars as Vicki Welter, CPA and Bianca Lim of Abila will be the presenters at upcoming MIP Fund Accounting User Groups in Seattle  (8/25) and Helena (8/28).

This is a unique opportunity to interact with:

  • A representative from the software publisher
  • An Authorized Abila Partner and CPA who has implemented over 200 systems
  • Other Nonprofit professionals who use Abila MIP Fund Accounting within their organization

The presenters:

[one-half-first]Vicki WelterVicki Welter, CPA  

Vicki Welter founded Welter Consulting to help nonprofits. Organizations hire Welter Consulting for assistance in selecting and implementing software solutions. Vicki’s rich background in accounting allows her to assist in setting up nonprofit financial software to meet her nonprofit clients’ financial reporting needs.  She has implemented more the 200 nonprofit systems.  Vicki Welter has earned three distinctions from nonprofit software publisher Abila: Authorized Partner, Certified Trainer, and Certified Consultant.

Vicki Welter also consults in the areas of internal control and related documentation, the preparation of financial statements, financial analyses and supporting schedules of financial data for audit and tax purposes.

Clients have described Vicki as “an outstanding business partner,” “superbly knowledgeable,” and “a great trainer.”

Based in Seattle, Welter Consulting serves nonprofits throughout the Pacific Northwest and is a member of Washington Nonprofits (association), AICPA, and the Washington Society of CPAs.  Vicki holds a degree from Gonzaga University.[/one-half-first] [one-half]Lim Bianca Lim, Abila Customer Support Supervisor

Bianca (Bee) joined the Abila family in 2008 supporting the Fundraising 50 product.   She soon decided to expand her knowledge and requested to be transferred to the MIP Fund Accounting product line in 2010.  She dove head in first and became the HR/EWS specialist 2 months after joined the MIP Fund Accounting team.  She became adept at analyzing and resolving database issue and continued to receive promotions as her duties and knowledge about the Abila MIP Fund Accounting and Fundraising products expanded.

Bee has recently been promoted to the position of Customer Support Supervisor where with the other supervisors; she oversees the customer support staff for the Abila MIP Fund Accounting, Fundraising and Grant Management products.

Bee lives in the Austin area with her husband, Erik and her two daughters Cecilia 6 and Andrea 3.  [/one-half]

Special Discount on Advanced Security for MIP Fund Accounting

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Discount of 20% off Advanced Security for MIP Fund Accounting through June 30, 2014.

Focus on changing lives instead of worrying about changing passwords

Accountability and transparency is critical for nonproiStock_000027442123XSmallfits and government organizations. Fraud can do lasting damage to your reputation and your bottom line. Abila Advanced Security for MIP Fund Accounting has features that allow you to focus on what matters most. This month, ensure your peace of mind by adding the Advanced Security module and receive 20% off.

With Advanced Security module, you can:

  • Record system activity at the user and workstation level, including recording activities that originate outside the system.
  • Select the account level at which to enforce security, and then assign permissions at the individual or group level.
  • Ensure the security of data by limiting access to designated accounts, thereby eliminating errors and improving control, while still maintaining productivity.
  • Limit reporting to accounts relevant to the viewer and allow program managers or department heads to monitor their own budgets without exposing competing budgets.
  • Reduce demands for reports while still ensuring accuracy, timeliness and confidentiality by granting reporting and inquiry access to managers across your organization.

Welter Consulting can help you take advantage of this incredible offer – please contact us to get started.