ADVISORY, Nov. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
#GivingTuesday founding partner Blackbaud, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLKB), the world’s leading cloud software company powering social good, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of #GivingTuesday. Blackbaud, who houses the world’s largest database of philanthropic giving trends and has analyzed the data behind #GivingTuesday for the past five years, expects 2017 to break online giving records again.
In honor of the occasion, Catherine LaCour, senior vice president of global marketing, and Rachel Hutchisson, vice president of corporate citizenship and philanthropy, will ring the Opening Bell surrounded by representatives from charities that have helped global communities get back on their feet after an unprecedented year of disasters: World Vision, 92nd Street Y, Catholic Charities USA, Shelterbox, American Red Cross, Orbis, Houston SPCA and more.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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Nasdaq MarketSite Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
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Blackbaud (NASDAQ:BLKB) is the world’s leading cloud software company powering social good. Serving the entire social good community—nonprofits, foundations, corporations, education institutions, healthcare institutions and individual change agents—Blackbaud connects and empowers organizations to increase their impact through software, services, expertise, and data intelligence. The Blackbaud portfolio is tailored to the unique needs of vertical markets, with solutions for fundraising and CRM, marketing, advocacy, peer-to-peer fundraising, corporate social responsibility, school management, ticketing, grantmaking, financial management, payment processing, and analytics. Serving the industry for more than three decades, Blackbaud is headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina and has operations in the United States, Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.blackbaud.com.
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