Nonprofit Newsletter
February 2015   

MIP User Group
Spring Dates!

Canton, OH
April 14th
1:00 - 4:00pm EDT

Toledo, OH
April 15th
9:00am - Noon EDT

Fort Wayne, IN
April 22nd
9:00am - Noon EDT

Live Webcast
April 22nd
2:00 - 4:00pm EDT

Indianapolis, IN
April 23rd
1:00 - 4:00pm EDT 





Run MIP in Your Own Private Cloud
Many organizations have begun looking into hosting their MIP software as it oftentimes helps reduce the cost of ownership.

Did you know DWD offers hosted MIP Fund Accounting software solutions for nonprofit and government organizations?  With a hosted solution, you are able to access your software and data remotely while experiencing the same great product and support you have come to expect with your MIP Fund Accounting software.

Learn the advantages of hosting your MIP software.

If you would like to learn about the benefits of hosting your MIP system, please contact John Haney at or 800.232.8913.

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Refresher of New Features in MIP v2015.1
MIP version 2015.1 was released last November.  Are you taking advantage of the new features? 

With all the holidays and year-end processing activities during the months of November, December and January, it can be difficult to find time for anything else.

MIP version 2015.1 was released during this busy time of the year, so we thought it would be helpful to provide our clients with a review of the new features in version 2015.1.

If you have questions about upgrading your MIP system or would like assistance, please contact Adam Westgerdes at 800.232.8913 or

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Board vs Executive Director Responsibilities
Learn the distinct role of each in leading a nonprofit.  

Running a successful nonprofit takes an active board of directors and a dedicated staff led by a capable executive director.  To have a high-functioning, effective nonprofit, it is critical for the executive director and the board of directors to understand an appreciate their distinct roles.

Learn more about Board vs Executive Director Responsibilities.

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10 Tips to Keep Your Computer Healthy
Keeping your computer running smoothly calls for a little care and attention.  Luckily it is not difficult.

Computers can be fairly expensive, and with all big purchases you want to take steps to protect your investment.  Prevention is better than cure, and many computer problems can be avoided if you follow a routine of simple housekeeping steps.

Learn 10 tips to keep your computer healthy.