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Myers, Brettholtz & Co. to conduct free non-profit seminar

By Staff | Sep 28, 2011

Myers, Brettholtz & Company, PA, Certified Public Accountants & Business Consultants, will host the fourth session on Sanibel in it series of free “Sunrise Quickinars” for non-profit organizations Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Bank of the Islands.

Focusing on accounting practices and requirements specifically for non-profits, all the seminars are coordinated with Southwest Florida Community Foundation in partnership with United Way of Lee, Hendry and Glades.

For the first time, each seminar will be duplicated on Sanibel Island in the days following the mainland event.

“We’ve had requests from our island nonprofit clients to hold sessions on Sanibel so we are excited to be partnering with Bank of the Islands to make this happen,” said Lori Wilson, shareholder with Myers, Brettholtz & Company.

The fourth session Functional Expenses will be held Tuesday, Oct. 4 at United Way in Fort Myers and Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Bank of the Islands on Sanibel.

Future sessions include:

Oct. 18 and 20 Filing Requirements & Reporting to Donors

Nov. 1 and 4 Policies

“Community involvement and volunteerism are integral components of our culture,” said Steve Brettholtz, shareholder in the firm. “We believe giving back to the community and by sharing our expertise in accurate financial reporting, controls, policies, analysis and more, we help local nonprofits make sure they are in compliance with donors, grantors and taxing authorities.”

Since 1979, Myers, Brettholtz & Company, PA has been working with non-profit organizations in Lee and Collier counties helping them achieve their goals.

All Tuesday seminars will be held at United Way of Lee, Hendry and Glades at 7273 Concourse Drive in Fort Myers. Registration and a continental breakfast will be served for the Fort Myers sessions at 8 a.m. The seminars will last from 8:15 until 10 a.m. The duplicate seminars for the island non-profits will take place at Bank of the Islands, located at 1699 Periwinkle Way. Registration and a continental breakfast will be served for the island sessions at 8:45 a.m. The seminars will last from 9 until 10:30 a.m.

Space is limited and participants must register in advance by contacting Shamera Rye at shamera.rye@mbcopa.com or 239-939-5775. For more information, visit www.mbcopa.com.