Upcoming Webinar: Using Analytics to Start or Grow Your Major Giving Program
May 18, 2023 at 12:13 pm

You’re examining your major giving program and see the need to be more data-inspired and intentional. Are your major donors giving less? Do you have fewer major gift donors because of aging or attrition? Have you been overly reliant on a small group of donors to shoulder a high percentage of your operating or special campaign efforts? Suffering development officer turnover or burnout? Join our webinar to better understand and uncover your constituents’ potential!

Best Practices for Working Efficiently in Major Gift Fundraising
April 20, 2023 at 10:03 am

An efficient process in major gift fundraising is essential to ensure a consistent pipeline of prospects and proposals. To determine sustainable best practices, we examined data and trends from more than 160 organizations in the Blackbaud Fundraiser Performance Management™ community. We discovered critical data points to monitor throughout the fiscal year to help officers maintain efficiency in their work. Download this free whitepaper to learn data-driven best practices in major gift fundraising.

Is Your Supporter’s Privacy Protected?
September 13, 2019 at 4:29 pm

Find out in the new Privacy Toolkit from the Blackbaud Institute. It’s full of answers + essentials you need to protect supporters’ digital privacy and earn donor trust.

Using Giving Days to Strengthen Annual Giving
August 9, 2019 at 5:03 pm

Giving days are a whirlwind of excitement and opportunity. And, while donors might think that a giving day is just 24 hours, smart annual giving shops treat them as a component in a long-term strategy. Learn how to lay the groundwork for a giving day that creates momentum for a successful annual giving strategy.

(New Report) Your Donors Are Already In Your Database
May 16, 2019 at 3:37 pm

Find them – before someone else does. In Blackbaud Institute’s ebook, Supporters In Sight: An Introduction to Personas, you’ll discover how to identify core supporters and cultivate even stronger relationships. Download the report to get started!

Get the Most From #GivingTuesday With Blackbaud’s Free Toolkit
November 13, 2018 at 4:39 pm

You’ve got 24 hours to catapult your critical year-end fundraising on #GivingTuesday, and Blackbaud wants to help you get there. In our most comprehensive #GivingTuesday resource yet, you'll find everything from a checklist and tip sheets to sample language for all your communications. Get your free #GivingTuesday toolkit today!

Start Your Day with the Go-to Resource for Social Good
November 7, 2018 at 4:56 pm

The Blackbaud Institute brings together the brightest minds in philanthropy to help accelerate the impact of the social good community. From statistics to best practices, we share content to support you in making the world a better place. Sign up for our newsletter to get insights straight from The Source.

Check Out npEXPERTS 2018 eBook From the Blackbaud Institute
October 30, 2018 at 12:53 pm

This sixth annual installment of the Blackbaud Institute’s npEXPERTS series is here! It features 7 of the brightest minds in social good discussing the changing ways in which networked supporters are engaging with philanthropy. Download the eBook to discover how you can tap into supporter networks to amplify your cause.

Turn Clicktivism Into Activism
October 24, 2018 at 4:57 pm

The 2018 npEXPERTS eBook has arrived! In it, you’ll find lessons from nonprofit leaders on how to mobilize today’s supporters to make waves for your cause. Discover how you can best use crowdfunding, social media, giving days, and more to amplify your mission. Download your copy today.