Week 1 DQ s

DQ1: Log into http://www.charitynavigator.org/. Choose a good charity and a bad charity and explain why you feel they should labeled good or bad.

DQ2: What is fund accounting? How does it compare to proprietary accounting? Why is fund accounting necessary? What are the major fund types?

DQ3: What are some examples of government and not-for-profit organizations? How do proprietary businesses measure achievement? How do government organizations measure success?

DQ4: What is the purpose of CAFR? What are the components of CAFR? Why is the Federal Government not subject to GASB 34? How do government-wide financial statements add information not available in fund financial statements?