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Solutions you can count on because so many are counting on you

Your foundation has the incredibly important job of providing vital grant funding to deserving not for profits while demonstrating the highest level of accountability to your donors and stakeholders. Blackbaud's suite of integrated, easy-to-use solutions is tailored to help foundations of all sizes and budgets attract and cultivate more donors, easily track and manage grants, and provide transparency at every level.

Foundations at a Glance:

The information you need, when you need it

When someone chooses to donate their hard-earned money to a cause, they want to be sure that it will be used responsibly. As a foundation, you’re being entrusted to understand the interests of donors and stakeholders, make strategic decisions in distributing funds, and provide timely, accurate information on the status of investments.

Blackbaud can help. Our constituent relationship management (CRM) solutions make it simple for foundations of all sizes to:

  • Sustain strong relationships with the ability to create and send timely, personalised communications
  • Make more informed decisions and instill confidence in stakeholders through speedy, accurate reporting
  • Increase responsiveness by accessing critical information in a matter of minutes instead of days

Learn more about Blackbaud’s CRM Solutions


Attract and engage supporters online

Creating an effective online presence that attracts new audiences and keeps supporters coming back requires assets including an engaging website design, personalised email communications and self-service online tools .

Blackbaud offers a broad portfolio of interactive solutions that will help your foundation take its first steps forward online or take an existing strategy to the next level. Using Blackbaud NetCommunity, you can even provide donors with instant access to information about not for profits tailored to address their interests and philanthropic needs.

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Track finances and investments

As a foundation in today’s philanthropy landscape, you’re under growing scrutiny to provide fiscal transparency at every level. Blackbaud’s financial management solutions can help you make smart strategic decisions, achieve the highest level of transparency, and evaluate the performance of every grant, investment, and fund in real-time. Backed by Blackbaud financial solutions, you can:

  • Evaluate the success of investments and allocate earnings and fees to participants in investment pools
  • Instantly verify to donors how gifts are spent and determine how funds are divided among programs
  • Improve reporting accuracy and efficiency by producing reports directly from the system, eliminating margin for error from exporting data to spreadsheets
  • Manage applications for grants, monitor how recipients are spending grants, and report on the results



Serving the nonprofit, charitable giving, and education communities for more than 30 years, Blackbaud (NASDAQ:BLKB) combines technology solutions and expertise to help organizations achieve their missions. Blackbaud works in over 60 countries to support more than 30,000 customers, including nonprofits, K–12 private and higher education institutions, healthcare organizations, foundations, and other charitable giving entities, and corporations.

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