In West Virginia, nonprofit jobs outnumber coal jobs, according to one nonprofit official. The state has more than 8,000 nonprofit groups, 1,400 in the Charleston area alone.

And a newly organized association hopes to unify the voice from those organizations.

Charleston, S.C., July 8, 2009 — Blackbaud, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLKB) the leading global provider of nonprofit software and services, announced that the company has awarded 15 grants to nonprofit organizations in seven countries, volunteered to pack over 400 backpacks for a Charleston-area food bank, hosted a volunteer fair where over 200 employees signed up to donate time, and focused on protecting the environment. Blackbaud continues to encourage philanthropy worldwide in communities where customers and employees work and live by honoring the corporate value “service to others makes the world a better place.”

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