Volunteer Consulting Accountant or Bookkeeper
Boundless Brilliance is a Los Angeles based non-profit organization that seeks to empower students to embrace their brilliance and realize a future of STEM leadership that is as diverse as the world that we live in. We do this by creating a fun and interactive STEM-based curriculum that college volunteers take into low-income neighborhood schools.
OUR PROGRAMS: Our core programming is our empowering school-based workshops, which are provided to students at no cost. These presentations include hands-on STEM experiments and empowerment activities. Our other programmatic activities involves community outreach and education; which are carried out through partnerships with other nonprofits, museums, and schools.
More information can be found at https://www. boundlessbrilliance.org
WHAT WE ARE SEEKING: We are seeking an enthusiastic volunteer that is passionate about education, equity in STEM, and girls/women’s empowerment. Someone who recognizes the urgency to combat the Feminization of Poverty, and the need to make quality education, particularly STEM education accessible and inclusive.
We are a small, but passionate and productive team, and while we try to handle tasks internally, we have realized that we are in need of a volunteer with an expertise and/or experience in accounting/bookkeeping; especially with nonprofits financial management, to provide us with guidance and consultation.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING: Specifically, we are hoping to find volunteer(s) to help us with the following:
* Setting up our Quickbooks account for nonprofit bookkeeping. This would include setting up categories, coding expenses and revenue, especially when it comes to designating between restricted and unrestricted funding.
* Provide consolation on what should be compiled on an ongoing basis to prepare an IRS Form 990 for tax filing services.
* Preparing accurate financial statements, such as YTD P&L and balance sheets.
Required knowledge: Quickbooks, Tax filings/Form 990
Preferred: Nonprofit financial management experience
About BOUNDLESS BRILLIANCE
15701 SHERMAN WAY UNIT 8079, VAN NUYS, CA 91409, US
The mission of Boundless Brilliance is to educate, empower, and engage students in order to close the gender gap in STEM fields.
Boundless Brilliance is a Los Angeles County based 501c3 nonprofit which launched in 2017 and now boasts over 130 volunteers. The organization was founded on a simple, powerful idea: STEM is for everyone. We envision a future of STEM leadership that is as diverse as the world in which we live.
We utilize a unique approach to carry out our mission, which includes empowerment messages and early intervention - targeting students as early as 6 years old, with school-based classroom presentations and no-cost community events that help to ensure that hands on immersion in STEM is accessible to all.