Maximizing efficiency to allocate more to your mission

We understand that your organization’s mission is the spark that guides everything you do. Abdo finds the financial efficiencies that focuses your resources—and your energies—where they belong.


Abdo has provided accounting and consulting services to nonprofit organizations for half a century. Our specialized group of nonprofit accountants and consultants guide you through financial and operational challenges and offer clear direction on audit, tax, and accounting services as well as HR consulting and process improvement.

Our nonprofit team is passionate about their involvement in local communities and organizations, with many of our partners actively serving as board members for local nonprofit organizations. Our firm is also involved in several industry groups including the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits.

Audit Services

Our fluency in the language of financial statements means assurance to all stakeholders.

Tax Services

Our holistic approach to managing taxes ensures an integration of business and personal goals.

Consulting & Advisory

We work closely with clients to help them navigate the constantly changing landscape of today’s world.

HR & Payroll

Our focus on complete, customized solutions leads to innovative ways to address today’s HR challenges.

Process Evaluation & Improvement

Customized solutions to help organizations realize their potential.

Forensic Accounting

Prevent, investigate, and recover from fraud with our team of experts.

Case Study

Guiding a Minnesota Nonprofit Through Turbulent Times

In early 2020, MRCI was in the midst of transitioning to a more sustainable community-based service model. Then COVID-19 struck, and government shutdowns forced MRCI to cease operations.

In turbulent times, it’s critical to have someone on your team who can answer this question: Are we doing this correctly?

Brian Benshoof, MRCI CEO

Abdo Insights

A behind-the-numbers view of best practices and holistic thinking.

Change Management Series: Is Your Team Ready for Change?

In this first article in our Change Management Series, we’re highlighting ways to prepare your team for change. Here are 10 best practices to follow.

Is It Time For a Fractional Expert?

When your business or organization is growing quickly, a fractional expert is a cost-effective solution to getting financial expertise and guidance without having to siphon funding from other revenue sources. They can save your staff time and save your organization money.

Nonprofit expertise

Guiding you to the best way forward

Our industry-specific experience delivers proactive problem-solving for any challenge.

Steve Anseth, CPA

Steve brings expertise and passion to nonprofits throughout Minnesota.

Jack Abdo, CPA

Overseeing Abdo’s audit practice, Jack helps organizations navigate the path to success.

MN Council of Nonprofits