Friday, July 16, 2010
The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving Reports 23 Percent Growth - MarketWatch: "CHARLESTON, S.C., Jul 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Blackbaud, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!blkb/quotes/nls/blkb (BLKB 22.97, -0.28, -1.20%) today announced the launch of The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving, an online fundraising index that reports revenue trends of 1,787 nonprofit organizations representing $399 million in 12 month online revenue on a monthly basis. The Index is based on actual revenue statistics from nonprofit organizations using a variety of fundraising systems, both from Blackbaud and other vendors. It represents organizations of all sizes from the following sectors: arts, culture, and humanities; education; environment and animals; healthcare; human services; international affairs; and public and society benefit. (Read more about the methodology at www.blackbaud.com/blackbaudindex.)"