Blackbaud is among the leading global providers of software and related services designed specifically for nonprofit organizations. The company s solutions help more than 15,000 organizations to raise money, manage finances, improve operational effectiveness, make strategic decisions and enhance Internet activities. It provides training, data services, software customization, technical consulting and accounting assistance. Blackbaud s product line includes The Raiser s Edge fundraising program and The Education Edge school solution. The company s capabilities include custom modeling, wealth identification and ticketing management. It employs in excess of 800 people throughout the world. Blackbaud is headquartered in Charleston, S.C. The company has international operations in Canada, Scotland and Australia.