BRIDGE YOUR PBB DATA AND YOUR BUDGET PROCESSCreate budget requests at the program level that meet the needs of your unique budget process.
SOLVE THE LINE ITEM CHALLENGELine-item requests provide an "all in" number without any detail about the services impacted. Programmatic recommendations include all of your PBB data providing a complete picture for each request.
CONNECT DEPARTMENTS AND DECISION-MAKERS EFFICIENTLYThe budget process is collaborative and transparent utilizing all of your PBB data, customized outcome data and additional questions tailored to your budget process getting the best requests quickly and effectively.
TIE BUDGET REQUESTS TO RESULTS YOU SEEK TO ACHIEVEAlign program resources with results, thus "moving the needle" towards those results most important to the organization and the community.
BECAUSE THE WHY SHOULD BE THE REASONPrograms provide the clear connection between the request made and how that request impacts your community.
Program Data Just Got More Distinguished...
Learn more about updated GFOA Distinguished Budget Award Eligibility Criteria
GFOA is proud to announce updates to the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award program for budgets beginning on or after 1/1/2021. For more information about program changes or to view updated forms, click here.
Some important changes include:
- Clearly presented departmental program descriptions
- A narrative description of the assigned services, functions, programs and activities of organizational units should be included. Major priorities within each organizational unit should also be addressed.
- Clear linkage between identified programs and goals and objectives
- This criterion requires that departmental/program goals and objectives be described. The relationship of departmental/program goals to the strategic goals of the entity should be apparent.