The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence Joins CapinCrouse

CapinCrouse LLP, a national CPA and consulting firm exclusively devoted to serving nonprofit organizations, is pleased to announce the acquisition of The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence (The Center) effective June 22, 2022. This acquisition addresses the need for operational efficiency, a key issue for today’s nonprofit organizations, their boards, and their funders.

The Center’s mission is to help nonprofits, funders, and industry experts work better together for the greatest impact and achieve operational excellence. The Center’s OpX360® online assessment tool helps nonprofits identify operational competency levels and provides recommendations for excellence in six key areas of operations. Additional services include objective executive review and oversight, fundraising audits, third-party monitoring, free referrals of pre-qualified industry experts, and other information important to the success of nonprofit organizations.

“We are very pleased to welcome The Center to CapinCrouse,” said Fran Brown, Managing Partner of CapinCrouse. “Nonprofit organizations today face growing challenges as well as opportunities and need insightful advice and guidance. The Center’s vision and focus on helping nonprofits achieve operational excellence is an exceptional fit and aligns with our firm’s mission of providing innovative service to organizations whose outcomes are measured in lives changed.”

Robert Lipps and Marc Stein, co-founders and Principal Advisors at The Center, will remain in their current roles.

“We are excited to join CapinCrouse, a firm that shares our commitment to serving nonprofit organizations and helping them maximize their results,” noted Lipps. “We look forward to what the future holds for The Center and CapinCrouse as we continue our focus on helping nonprofits increase their operational efficiency and providing a network of best-in-class nonprofits, funders, and industry experts to develop and promote best practices across nonprofit organizations.”

The Global Center of Nonprofit Excellence is an orchestrated network that exists for the expressed purpose of bringing together nonprofits, funders, and vetted industry experts into a community where accepted best practices are encouraged and learned and nonprofit operating performance improved. Learn more at