Resources

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bbcon 2020 Presentation on Raiser’s Edge NXT Security

  • Mastering Security in Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge NXT (bbcon 2020 presentation) DOWNLOAD
  • Adding and Inactivating Users in Raiser’s Edge NXT (bbcon 2020 presentation handout) DOWNLOAD

Raiser’s Edge NXT

  • Why Fundraisers Want Raiser’s Edge NXT DOWNLOAD
  • Raiser’s Edge NXT – Moving to and Mastering the Next Generation of RE (bbcon presentation) DOWNLOAD
  • Raiser’s Edge NXT Pricing – To Delete or Not Delete Constituents DOWNLOAD

Policy and Procedure Documentation

  • Blackbaud Conference presentation available on YouTube
  • Policy and Procedure Documentation (bbcon slides) DOWNLOAD
  • Documentation Example 1 — Process for Generating Direct Mail Files DOWNLOAD
  • Documentation Example 2 — Annual Report Process DOWNLOAD
  • And see Chapter 8 and Appendix C of Bill’s book on Raiser’s Edge

Other Topics

  • Managing the “Manager” Part of Database Manager in the Fundraising Profession Today (bbcon 2019 presentation) DOWNLOAD
  • How Would You Enter THIS Gift? (bbcon 2018 presentation about soft credits, DAFs, etc.) DOWNLOAD
  • Getting the Best Success with Mailings from RE (bbcon presentation about Mail) DOWNLOAD
  • Best Practices in the Use of Constituent Codes (Blackbaud K12 Conference 2019 presentation) DOWNLOAD
  • “Former” Constituent Codes? (post to fundsvcs) DOWNLOAD
  • Reports from Raiser’s Edge for a New Head of Fundraising DOWNLOAD
  • Preparing Raiser’s Edge for a Capital Campaign – Gift Management DOWNLOAD

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Database Administrator
Northern California Community College