Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Gene Austin Joins Abila Board of Directors - MarketWatch

Gene Austin Joins Abila Board of Directors - MarketWatch: AUSTIN, Texas, Jul 08, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Abila today announced the addition of Gene Austin, chief executive officer, president and director of Bazaarvoice, to its board of directors. Austin becomes the fifth member of Abila’s board.

Friday, June 13, 2014

Participating Nonprofit Organizations Complete 6(th) Annual Morgan Stanley Strategy Challenge - WSJ.com

Participating Nonprofit Organizations Complete 6(th) Annual Morgan Stanley Strategy Challenge - WSJ.com: The Morgan Stanley Strategy Challenge pairs nonprofit organizations facing a mission critical issue with a team of top-performing Morgan Stanley professionals. Through the eight-week long project, the employees work half-time for the charity, identifying researched, feasible and impactful solutions that the charity can implement to reach scale, expand impact and improve its efficiency, such as scaling an existing program.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Abila and Higher Logic Announce New Partnership

Abila and Higher Logic Announce New Partnership: Abila, provider of membership and donor management solutions for associations and not-for-profits, announced that Higher Logic, the leading industry provider of cloud-based community software, will be the recommended vendor for community management solutions for Enterprise customers.

Brigade Blog

Brigade Blog: Today we’re pleased to announce that Brigade Media has acquired a controlling stake in Philotic Inc., the company that owns Causes, the world’s largest online campaigning platform, and political advocacy startup Votizen, which was bought by Philotic in 2013. This is one of the first steps we’re taking to re-energize interest in democracy by bringing together people who are passionate about different issues in their communities, cities, states and countries, and allowing them to take action.

Flipcause Launches On-Demand Technology Solution for Nonprofits

Flipcause Launches On-Demand Technology Solution for Nonprofits: What keeps nonprofit leaders awake at night? Fundraising and money woes are their top concern, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy. In response to this need, San Francisco-based Flipcause has launched a cloud-based software solution designed specifically to help growing nonprofits better engage their supporters and fund their causes.

Friday, June 06, 2014

Blackbaud Launches Luminate CRM on Salesforce1 AppExchange, the World’s Leading Business Apps Marketplace - MarketWatch

Blackbaud Launches Luminate CRM on Salesforce1 AppExchange, the World’s Leading Business Apps Marketplace - MarketWatch: Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLKB ) today announced it has launched Luminate CRM on Salesforce1 AppExchange, empowering businesses to connect with customers, partners and employees in a whole new way. Inclusion of Luminate CRM on the Salesforce1 AppExchange extends accessibility and availability of the Force.com-based CRM for nonprofit organizations.

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increased in April | Blackbaud News

Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Increased in April | Blackbaud News: – Providing the most up-to-date information on charitable giving, Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLKB) today updated The Blackbaud Index with charitable giving trends through April 2014 as well as announced the launch of a new higher education specialty index that tracks fundraising revenue for colleges and universities.

Based on data from 4,138 organizations that raised more than $13 billion in the prior 12 months, The Blackbaud Index reported that overall charitable giving grew 1.3 percent for the three months ending April 2014, as compared to the same period in 2013.

Among 3,281 charities that raised $1.8 billion online in the prior 12 months, online giving grew 7.9 percent in the same three-month period, as compared to the same period in 2013.

Monday, June 02, 2014

TRUiST and Charities Aid Foundation of America Announce Strategic Partnership

TRUiST and Charities Aid Foundation of America Announce Strategic Partnership: RUiST, Inc. and Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF America) have announced a partnership that will expand CAF America’s offerings to include an employee giving component and will enhance TRUiST’s ability to disburse donations to an international network of charities.

This partnership comes on the heels of TRUiST’s acquisition by FrontStream Holdin

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

CAF Comes Second in WealthBriefing European Awards - HispanicBusiness.com

CAF Comes Second in WealthBriefing European Awards - HispanicBusiness.com: - The Charities Aid Foundation issued the following news release:

CAF was highly commended for our philanthropy offering in Thursday's WealthBriefing European Awards(http://www.wealthbriefing.com/html/event_detail.php?id=57474) - coming second to BNP Paribas.

Monday, May 05, 2014

The Patterson Foundation Commits $13.75 Million Toward National Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge

The Patterson Foundation Commits $13.75 Million Toward National Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge: he Patterson Foundation is among more than 30 leading national philanthropies and corporations committing resources to a more than $170 million pledge in support of veterans and their families over the next five years. The Patterson Foundation has contributed $13.75 million to the pledge, the total amount of funds committed to its ongoing veterans initiatives.

HighRoad Solution Announces Partnership with Inbound Marketing Leader HubSpot - Press Release - Digital Journal

HighRoad Solution Announces Partnership with Inbound Marketing Leader HubSpot - Press Release - Digital Journal: HighRoad Solution, the only digital agency that offers a portfolio of cloud-based eMessaging software integrated with the top association management systems, announced that they are now a Certified Agency Partner to HubSpot, the market leader in inbound marketing.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Summerbridge Hong Kong Partners with JustGiving | The Jakarta Post - PR Newswire

Summerbridge Hong Kong Partners with JustGiving | The Jakarta Post - PR Newswire: Education charity Summerbridge Hong Kong have chosen JustGiving as their official fundraising partner for the inaugural Summerbridge walkathon.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Foundation Center - Press Release - Foundation Center and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Announce Strategic Partnership

Foundation Center - Press Release - Foundation Center and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Announce Strategic Partnership: Foundation Center and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Announce Strategic Partnership

New York, NY — April 10, 2014. The Foundation Center and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have announced a strategic partnership to align and share international funding data to promote greater visibility and understanding of global development finance. By working together, the two organizations will be able to deliver a large and varied set of data into the hands of international policymakers, practitioners, and funders to improve strategic decision making by these groups and increase efficiencies in tackling global challenges.

The New York-based Foundation Center's commitment to data sharing supports its ongoing expansion of global philanthropic intelligence, a critical component of the organization's "Foundation Center 2020" strategic plan.

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Experienced Modest Growth in February | Blackbaud News

The Blackbaud Index: Overall Charitable Giving to Nonprofits Experienced Modest Growth in February | Blackbaud News: he Blackbaud Index today reported that overall charitable giving to nonprofits increased 0.7% and online giving increased 13.8% for the three months ending February 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% for the full year 2013 compared to the full year 2012. View the interactive infographic to view highlights from the report.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014