When it’s time to create an operating budget for your nonprofit, it can feel impossible to know where to start – and to be sure you’re doing it right.
We have you covered with our Nonprofit Budget Template! Download this CSV template to use in Excel, Google Sheets, or your preferred spreadsheet software. We kept the line items generic and focused on items most nonprofits will likely encounter, but we recommend checking with your accountant and personalizing this template to fit your needs.
Sometimes the hardest part of creating a budget for your organization is simply getting started. We’ve created a fast-start way to get your budget in shape and looking good!
Whether your organization is just getting started or you’re ready to revamp your budget, a budget template can help in the following ways:
Once you download your budget template, you may be wondering – what next? Here’s how to use our template so you get the most out of it. Note that this budget template is perfect for a general operating budget, but you may need to make significant changes for a program or project-specific budget.
For a more in-depth look at nonprofit budgeting, follow our ultimate guide. As always, consult a certified accountant for any questions you have about your organization’s specific revenue and expenses.
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