DNEP Free Accounting

DNEP Free Accounting is a way for Detroit business owners to get free one-on-one accounting assistance from U-M students.
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DNEP Free Accounting (formerly Free Accounting Fridays) is a collaboration between the University of Michigan’s Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project (DNEP), an initiative to connect U-M faculty, students and staff with Detroit small business owners and entrepreneurs, and Business+Impact at the Ross School of Business. For more information about DNEP and ways to get involved with additional technical assistance consulting projects, check out detroitsmallbusiness.umich.edu.

The Chuggas team with DNEP students

It helped us get our numbers together. This program is a big boost for anybody.

Ruth Bell and Robert Mitchell, Founders, Chuggas's Bakery
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DNEP Free Accounting - Student Consultants

DNEP offers free accounting and finance consulting for Detroit businesses. U-M student consultants are hired to work closely with entrepreneurs and small business owners in Detroit, providing assistance in areas such as:

● Using Quickbooks and other accounting software.

● Creating and explaining common financial statements.

● Comparing different growth opportunities and strategies.

● Forecasting payback periods for loans.

● Analyzing cost structure for products.

● Reviewing financial data for accuracy.

Interested in getting involved? Email us at [email protected].