Stewart Uretsky, CFO of the Brookings Institution, is the 2014 Nonprofit CFO of the Year. Other honorees who were announced recently are the 2014 Nonprofit CFO Transformational Leaders and the 2014 Nonprofit CFO Rising Star. They all will be honored at the 2014 CFO of the Year Awards Luncheon, Jan. 31 at the Capital Hilton in Washington.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported this week that the unemployment rate was little changed at 7.2 percent. This seems to match employment expectations found in the TRENDS 2013 Financial and Operational Excellence, or FOX, Report.
A short-term bill ending the partial government shutdown - and which includes raising the debt ceiling - was passed by both chambers of Congress and signed by President Obama early Thursday. Many associations had voiced support for ending the impasse.