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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.

Announcing the Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact

Connection Cafe

Today, we announced the newly minted Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact. We hope you’ll join us.

We Are Blackbaud [Infographic]

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Online Fundraising Blackbaud Fundraising Software and Services We are Blackbaud

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

Connection Cafe

My colleagues at Blackbaud are truly committed to giving back, as a matter of fact, “we give back” is one of Blackbaud’s corporate values.

Blackbaud Headed to SXSWi 2011

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Blackbaud @ SXSW 2011. Moderator: Frank Barry – Blackbaud. Blackbaud #nptech Non-Profit sxswIt’s that time again.

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. But not in a good way.

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.

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 Announces March Web Seminars for Nonprofits

NetWits

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.

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Blackbaud Index for March 2013

NonProfit Trends

The Blackbaud Index provideds the most up-to-date information on charitable giving today. Overall Fundraising Trends. Online Fundraising Trends.

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Blackbaud Buys their Rival Convio: Now What?

Frogloop

The nonprofit community was stunned yesterday when Blackbaud purchased long time rival Convio. According to Blackbaud President Marc Chardon, “Combining Convio and Blackbaud is expected to help create one of the largest SaaS vendors with over $440 million in trailing twelve months pro forma revenue.” The Good.

A Lesson on Budgeting from the Blackbaud Management Team

Connection Cafe

If you missed it, be sure to take some time to watch the presentation! What are the steps to creating a budget? Why does this work?

Convio and Blackbaud: The NPTech Brady Bunch?

NTEN

You've probably heard by now that Blackbaud has announced it intends to acquire Convio in a roughly $240 million deal.

Blackbaud to Acquire Nonprofit Software Maker Convio

Vertex Systems

Good news or bad news for non-profits? The list of major nonprofit software vendors will grow smaller this year as the largest maker of fundraising software to non-profit organizations has agreed to buy Convio. Convio provides fundraising software and is … Continue reading →

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? Here my perspective.

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#GivingTuesday Continues to See Double-Digit Growth

Connection Cafe

According to Blackbaud data, online giving on #GivingTuesday was up 20% on a year-over-year basis compared to 2015.

15 Techniques Used by Top Nonprofits to Boost Donor Acquisition and Online Fundraising Results

Connection Cafe

Online fundraising isn’t a fad. As a matter of fact, online fundraising accounted for seven-percent of total fundraising in 2016. 1) Go Mobile, Now!

Blackbaud Index for August 2011

NonProfit Trends

Blackbaud updates these indices each month and they are based on a three-month moving average of year- over-year percent changes in revenue.

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Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report

Tech Soup Blog

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. Key Findings of the Blackbaud Report. Here's what jumped out at us. What Is #GivingTuesday?

The 2014 Charitable Giving Report

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Nonprofit Fundraising 2010 State of the Not-for-Profit Industry Survey Analytics Blackbaud Blackbaud Index fundraising nonprofit online giving

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Blackbaud Index for March 2011 | Nonprofit Trends with Steve.

NonProfit Trends

Blackbaud updates these indices each month and they are based on a three-month moving average of year- over-year percent changes in revenue. Overall Fundraising Trends The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving is a broad-based fundraising index that reports total revenue trends of 1,430 nonprofit organizations representing $2.21

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Six Amazing Stats From Blackbaud’s 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Report

SocialFish

photo credit : Team Blackbaud by Geoff Livingston. This post originally appeared on JohnHaydon.com. Average value of a Facebook Like is $214.81

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Blackbaud Index for February 2011

NonProfit Trends

Blackbaud updates these indices each month and they are based on a three-month moving average of year- over-year percent changes in revenue. Overall Fundraising Trends The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving is a broad-based fundraising index that reports total revenue trends of 1,430 nonprofit organizations representing $2.21

No Kid Hungry’s #SaveSummer Campaign Wins a Blackbaud Impact Award

Mobile Commons

The post No Kid Hungry’s #SaveSummer Campaign Wins a Blackbaud Impact Award appeared first on Mobile Commons. How the texting program worked.

2014 Mid-Year Fundraising Trends

Connection Cafe

For more than four years now, The Blackbaud Index has provided the most up-to-date information on charitable giving. Yeah, we were too.

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11 Fascinating Facts About Online Fundraising That Will Inspire You to Action

NetWits

… Online Fundraising 2011 online Blackbaud Social FundraisingIs your nonprofit raising money on it’s website? I’m guessing the answer is yes.

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Disaster Giving and The Blackbaud Index

NonProfit Trends

Blackbaud updates these indices each month and they are based on a three-month moving average of year- over-year percent changes in revenue. The Blackbaud indices include organizations that raised money specifically for Haiti relief in the year-over-year analysis. The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving would be up 6.3%

Blackbaud Agrees To Buy Convio For $275 Million - Forbes

AFP Blog

Blackbaud Agrees To Buy Convio For $275 Million - Forbes : There are profits to be made in non-profits. Blackbaud, a provider of cloud-based software for non-profits, this morning said it has agreed to buy Convio, which provides fund-raising software for the non-profit sector, for $16 a share, or about $275 million.

2011 Online Giving Trends and 5 Tactics Your Nonprofit Must Implement Today

NetWits

Check out the presentation slides … 2011 Online Giving Trends by Blackbaud – presented by Frank Barry. 34.8% of the 34.8%.

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Compare Your Fundraising Performance to The Blackbaud Index

Connection Cafe

The Blackbaud Index provides the most up-to-date information on charitable giving today. Compare your fundraising performance.

Blackbaud, Convio, and the Nonprofit Software Market

Idealware

So as you've likely heard by now, Blackbaud has plans to aquire Convio. Who knows, Blackbaud might just be the better for it, and perhaps their customers will be too. As two of only a handful of big companies in the nonprofit technology space, this is big news. But what does it mean? There's been a lot of concern and speculation.

Blackbaud Index for October 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. The Blackbaud Index of Charitable Giving reports that overall revenue increased by 2.2%

4 Fascinating Facts about Online Fundraising (and some ideas to help boost your fundraising results)

NetWits

If you had to guess how much charitable giving grew in 2012, what … Online Fundraising 2012 Charitable Giving Report by Blackbaud fundraising best practices fundraising ideas fundraising tips

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Boost Online Fundraising with Mid-Year Revenue Spikes

NetWits

Online Fundraising 2011 Online Giving Report by Blackbaud BlackbaudDownload the report now! . Staggering, but not news. Key takeaway.

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Super Heroes and Major Milestones – Good is Taking Over, One Act of Kindness at a Time

Connection Cafe

Recently, we polled some of our Blackbaud’s Champions and asked for them to share examples of ways they see good taking over.

2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

NetWits

Blackbaud, NTEN and Common Knowledge just released the fourth annual 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report. Tweet It!]. Tweet It!].

19 Proven Fundraising Ideas from Nonprofit Experts

NetWits

by Steve MacLaughlin , Director of Ideas Labs at Blackbaud. by Robyn Mendez , Solutions Architect at Blackbaud. The Science of Email.

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Two Surprising Ways to Broaden Your Reach Online

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Content Marketing Interactive Social Media Web Design #nptech Blackbaud Guide creative Guide Creative by Blackbaud nonprofit Online marketing

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White House Summit Promotes Pro Bono Service: Connecting Companies with Nonprofits for the Sake of Social Good

Connection Cafe

I’m off to the White House today. We’re gathering to talk about “Pro Bono Service: Harnessing Time and Talent for Social Good.”.

13 #npEXPERTS Share their Most Valuable Donor Acquisition & Fundraising Ideas

Connection Cafe

Managing Editor @Blackbaud. By Mike Snusz : Nonprofit online fundraising & marketing consultant @Blackbaud. Manager for Blackbaud’s Interactive Strategy team. By Michael Beahm : Customer Advocacy Marketing Manager @Blackbaud. Find Madeline On Twitter. Know Your Type. Find Scott On Twitter. Find Ryan On Twitter.

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