We Are Blackbaud [Infographic]

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Online Fundraising Blackbaud Fundraising Software and Services We are BlackbaudFor the past 30 years, we’ve been developing software and services for nonprofits. We are immensely proud of the work we do in helping over 27,000 nonprofit customers accomplish their missions.

Announcing the Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact

Connection Cafe

Today, we announced the newly minted Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact. Enter the Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact, an initiative that will drive groundbreaking research and insights to equip a thriving social good sector for impact.

Powering Momentous Change Through the Blackbaud Institute

Connection Cafe

Soon after, the audience was the first to hear the announcement of something truly momentous: the Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact. When I asked Ashley how the Blackbaud Institute came about, she shared that Blackbaud leaders “realized we are at a unique moment as a company.

Blackbaud Headed to SXSWi 2011

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Blackbaud @ SXSW 2011. There are a ton of great activities, networking opportunities and sessions focused on the non-profit space this year – one of which Blackbaud will be moderating. Moderator: Frank Barry – Blackbaud. Blackbaud #nptech Non-Profit sxsw

Celebrating Digital Learning Day: How Camp Blackbaud Amplifies Technology Skills for Good

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As a technology company that powers the world of social good, Blackbaud’s solutions help nonprofit organizations, foundations, and corporate giving programs advance their missions and make a positive impact on the world each and every day. Camp Blackbaud. Why Camp Blackbaud?

Introducing Blackbaud’s Portfolio of Fundraising and Relationship Management Solutions

Connection Cafe

This week, Blackbaud shared our product portfolio strategy for 2015 and beyond, including the highly-anticipated plan for the future of the Raiser’s Edge solution line. I’ve also been asked by customers what it means when Blackbaud says it is “investing” in innovation.

Blackbaud and Convio: Stronger Together

Connection Cafe

Not even a whole summer on the Blackbaud team, and we are knocking things out left and right. In summary, We’re improving duplicate management for Blackbaud CRM by using the Luminate name database. Author: Sara Spivey.

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Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report

AFP Blog

Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report : "By most accounts, the annual late November #GivingTuesday online giving tradition has been gaining traction since 2012. TechSoup donor partner Blackbaud recently released a report that digs deep into the #GivingTuesday results over three years to reveal the patterns that are emerging from this increasingly important national day of charitable giving.

Compare Your Fundraising Performance to The Blackbaud Index

Connection Cafe

The Blackbaud Index provides the most up-to-date information on charitable giving today. A new tool recently added to The Blackbaud Index allows nonprofits to compare their fundraising performance to the rest of the sector.

The Blackbaud Index: Online Giving Continues to Experience Double Digit Growth | Blackbaud News

AFP Blog

The Blackbaud Index: Online Giving Continues to Experience Double Digit Growth | Blackbaud News : "he Blackbaud Index today reported that overall charitable giving to nonprofits increased 1.3% and online giving increased 13.2% for the three months ending May 2015 as compared to the same period in 2014. As reported in the 2014 Charitable Giving Report, overall giving grew 2.1% while online giving grew 8.9% for the full year 2014 compared to the full year 2013.

Blackbaud kills off Common Ground

Robert Weiner

Yesterday the news was that Blackbaud had laid off 50 employees it acquired when it bought Convio in May. Today the news is that Blackbaud is killing off Common Ground , one of the two donor management products (aka CRMs or Constituent Relationship Management systems) that they acquired from Convio. The Blackbaud/Convio staff I spoke with seemed taken aback by this decision. Blackbaud says it still gets support calls from GMP users.

The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increase 0.2% | Blackbaud News

AFP Blog

The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increase 0.2% | Blackbaud News : "The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increase 0.2% Posted on December 1, 2014 by Nicole McGougan Download the media alert The Blackbaud Index today reported that overall charitable giving to nonprofits increased 0.2%

Blackbaud buys Kintera

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Blackbaud buys Kintera May 29, 2008 In retrospect, this probably was inevitable. And I’m sure that the very low stock price of Kintera’s certainly made a buyout of it by Blackbaud easier. Today, Blackbaud announced the acquisition of Kintera.

2012 BBCon – Blackbaud and Convio User Conference

Amy Sample Ward

Blackbaud nonprofit blog. Presentations from 2012 bbcon blackbaud conference presentationDate : September 30-October 2, 2012. Location : Washington, DC. Topic : Designing Online Engagement to Collaborate with Your Community. Description : You can design online engagement to unleash your evangelists. In this workshop, we’ll focus on all aspects of designing high-value, engaging, and participatory content that creates a partnership with your fans.

BLACKBAUD INDEX: Fundraising & Online Giving Trends

AFP Blog

BLACKBAUD INDEX: Fundraising & Online Giving Trends The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving in February Was Up 2.9%, and Online Giving Grew 10.8% The Blackbaud Index today reported that overall giving increased 2.9% and online giving increased 10.8% for the three months ending February 2013 as compared to the same period in 2012, indicating a continued recovery of charitable giving. NPBlackBaudIndex NPBlackbaud

The Blackbaud Index: Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increased 0.9% in May | Blackbaud News

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PRESS RELEASE The Blackbaud Index: Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increased 0.9% in May | Blackbaud News : The Blackbaud Index today reported that overall charitable giving to nonprofits increased 0.9% and online giving increased 8.1% for the three months ending May 2014 as compared to the same period in 2013. As reported in the recently released Charitable Giving Report, overall charitable giving grew 4.9% and online giving grew 13.5%

Blackbaud Index for March 2013

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index provideds the most up-to-date information on charitable giving today. The March 2013 update to The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving is significant because it now covers more than $10 billion in overall charitable giving.

Blackbaud Highlights Key Technology Trends For Nonprofits in 2014 | Blackbaud News

AFP Blog

Press release Blackbaud Highlights Key Technology Trends For Nonprofits in 2014 | Blackbaud News : In 2014, technology will continue to have an even greater impact on nonprofits,” said Mary Beth Westmoreland, Blackbaud’s vice president of product development.

BlackbaudNews.com: Your Source for Blackbaud News

AFP Blog

BlackbaudNews.com: Your Source for Blackbaud News : The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving Grew 1.8% Posted on September 3, 2013 by Melanie Mathos The Blackbaud Index today reported that overall charitable giving increased 1.8% in July, Online Giving Was Up 14.5% and online giving increased 14.5% for the three months ending July 2013 as compared to the same period in 2012.

Blackbaud Ranks Most Generous Online U.S. Cities for 2012 | Blackbaud News

AFP Blog

Press Release Blackbaud Ranks Most Generous Online U.S. Cities for 2012 | Blackbaud News : Blackbaud Ranks Most Generous Online U.S. Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) today released its fifth annual ranking of the Most Generous Online U.S. Cities based on 2012 online giving data from Blackbaud customers. Cities for 2012 Posted on April 11, 2013 by Melanie Mathos Seattle again earns top spot for 2012 Charleston, S.C.

Why Salesforce1 and Blackbaud is a Great Pair for Nonprofits

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud commends the recent announcement of Salesforce1 – salesforce.com’s new social, mobile and cloud customer platform. Well… all of the goodness that will come from the Salesforce1 platform investment carries directly over to Luminate CRM , Blackbaud’s, Salesforce-based CRM.

Blackbaud Index for September 2012

NonProfit Trends

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Blackbaud Index for August 2012

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2012 Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits

Amy Sample Ward

Related Links : Blackbaud Conference information. Date : October 4, 2011. Location : Washington, DC. Topic : Strong Connections: Linking your strategy, to goals, to data. Description : When it comes to social media, email marketing, or even online engagement in general, we often have a feeling when things are going well or when they aren’t.

Blackbaud Extends Offer to Acquire Convio - MarketWatch

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Blackbaud Extends Offer to Acquire Convio - MarketWatch : CHARLESTON, S.C., Apr 18, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Blackbaud, Inc. BLKB 0.86% today announced the extension of the expiration of its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Convio, Inc. CNVO -0.06% to midnight, New York City time, on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 from midnight, New York City time, today

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Blackbaud Index for July 2012

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Blackbaud Index for June 2012

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Blackbaud Index for May 2012

NonProfit Trends

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Jay Love leaving Blackbaud

Robert Weiner

Jay Love, the founder and CEO of eTapestry (and before that, of Master Software), is leaving Blackbaud to become CEO of Social Solutions: [link]. I spoke with Jay yesterday and he says that Blackbaud is committed to etapestry and will continue to invest in the product. Time will tell.

The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving Grew 1.1% in May, Online Giving Was Up 15.2% | Blackbaud News

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The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving Grew 1.1% in May, Online Giving Was Up 15.2% | Blackbaud News : The Blackbaud Index today reported that overall charitable giving increased 1.1% and online giving increased 15.2% for the three months ending May 2013 as compared to the same period in 2012.

Blackbaud Index for September 2011

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving and The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving provide fundraisers with up-to-date data on fundraising trends and to couple that information with valuable analysis by leaders in the sector. Nonprofit Trends Blackbaud Index Fundraising Online Giving

Blackbaud Index for July 2011

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving and The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving provide fundraisers with up-to-date data on fundraising trends and to couple that information with valuable analysis by leaders in the sector.

Blackbaud Index for August 2011

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving and The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving provide fundraisers with up-to-date data on fundraising trends and to couple that information with valuable analysis by leaders in the sector. Nonprofit Trends Blackbaud Index Fundraising Online Giving

Blackbaud Index for June 2011

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving and The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving provide fundraisers with up-to-date data on fundraising trends and to couple that information with valuable analysis by leaders in the sector. Nonprofit Trends Blackbaud Index Fundraising Online Giving

Blackbaud's Raiser's Edge NXT Launches

Tech Soup Blog

Raiser's Edge NXT is the new online fundraising and relationship management software for nonprofits by TechSoup donor partner Blackbaud. Blackbaud plans to release software upgrades every one to two months, and all RE NXT subscribers are automatically updated. Image by Blackbaud.

Blackbaud Announces March Web Seminars for Nonprofits

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Blackbaud is offering a free web seminar series to help nonprofits build strategies for mobilizing, soliciting, and stewarding supporters during and after times of disaster. Blackbaud experts and partners developed the seminars based off of their work with nonprofit customers who responded to the Haiti earthquake.

Blackbaud Index for May 2011

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving and The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving provide fundraisers with up-to-date data on fundraising trends and to couple that information with valuable analysis by leaders in the sector. Nonprofit Trends Blackbaud Index Fundraising Online Giving

Thoughts on the Blackbaud – Convio deal

Robert Weiner

Lots of people have already weighed in on Blackbaud’s purchase of Convio (two of my favorites: [link] and [link] ). How) will this affect Blackbaud’s plans for, or ability to build, implement, and support Enterprise CRM? Will Blackbaud continue to develop on both the Salesforce and Infinity platforms? Idealware’s Consumer’s Guide to Low Cost Donor Management Systems reviewed 30 systems, the majority of which don’t come from Convio or Blackbaud.

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Social Change Anytime Everywhere: Best Practices to Build a Multichannel Campaign Plan – Blackbaud Webinar

Amy Sample Ward

Location : online with Blackbaud Australia. Presentations from 2012 blackbaud book presentation scae webinarDate : November 27, 2012. Topic : Social Change Anytime Everywhere: Best Practices to Build a Multichannel Campaign Plan.

Blackbaud Index for April 2011

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving and The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving provide fundraisers with up-to-date data on fundraising trends and to couple that information with valuable analysis by leaders in the sector.