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BBU
Blackbaud University is excited to celebrate our Blackbaud Grantmaking (formerly GIFTS Online) users who became  Blackbaud Certified  in July! Be sure to review our listing and celebrate your colleagues by viewing their profiles, becoming Blackbaud  Community  friends, or just congratulating them on this significant achievement.   Julie ... more
Hello, RE Community!  Patch 12 for Raiser's Edge 7.96 has now been released to all Blackbaud Hosting Services customers, and is available for download for locally-installed customers. Check out our  Knowledgebase article  to learn more about the patch, and then head on over to  Downloads  to install it if needed. As always, steps to install are in ... more
Posted by David Springer on Raiser's Edge Announcements Aug 17, 2018 10:29 AM EDT
This release of Financial Edge NXT includes several new features and enhancements. Let’s start with Cash receipts. You can now export a list of cash receipt payments from the Payments list under Treasury . To export the list to an Excel .XLSX file, select Export to Excel above the Payments list.  Keep in mind, to add or view cash receipt payments, you must ... more
Posted by Justin Ward on Financial Edge NXT Announcements Aug 17, 2018 9:15 AM EDT
Megaphone lady
Have you locked yourself up yet with a notepad to brainstorm on  how will we change up end of year fundraising campaigns this year ?  Is one of your ideas "let's engage social influencers"? Good news! We've got some tools that will help!  Personal and social recommendations can sometimes cut through the clutter of social media newsfeeds and jammed email ... more
Posted by Kathryn Hall on Luminate Blog Aug 17, 2018 8:00 AM EDT
Submitting progress measures on the go is a breeze for applicants when they use outcomes on their smart phone! more
Attention: Scheduled Community Maintenance
Hi Community! Instead of your typical Community Happenings post this week, I have official Community news to share with you today. On Monday, August 20, 2018 , from 8:30-9:30 AM EST , the Blackbaud Community will undergo scheduled maintenance. Your Blackbaud teams will be working to update the sign-on process for an improved security and member ... more
Posted by Shannon Emery on Community News Aug 16, 2018 1:30 PM EDT
announcement
We are aware of an issue with the Project (Search) endpoint.  account_restrictions  are not being set properly. We are working to resolve this issue and will post an update as soon as it is available. more
Posted by Lindsey Rix on SKY API Announcements Aug 16, 2018 11:25 AM EDT
BBUNew
Discover the New Blackbaud NetCommunity Training Curriculum! Tuesday, August 28 at 2:00 p.m. ET Keeping in step with the ever-changing technology of the Internet and the exciting new Blackbaud NetCommunity features and options, Blackbaud University proudly presents our new Blackbaud NetCommunity training curriculum.  We started from scratch ... more
Posted by Brianna Weaver on NetCommunity Announcements Aug 15, 2018 4:55 PM EDT
4.0 SP16 Hotfix 1615 Available For Download   We have released hotfix 1615 for version 4.0 SP16. It can be downloaded here .  The patch report can be reviewed here . more
Posted by Issac Story on Blackbaud CRM and BBIS Blog Aug 15, 2018 4:39 PM EDT
Issue
We are aware of an issue with the Account (Search) endpoint:   prevent_data_entry ,   prevent_posting_date , and  custom_fields  are not being set properly.  We are working to resolve this issue and will post an update as soon as it is available.. more
Posted by Ellyn Hassell on SKY API Announcements Aug 15, 2018 2:31 PM EDT
Blackbaud University
Have you ever thought about what's inside your peer-to-peer event and participant's progress thermometers? What a silly question , you might be thinking. Everyone knows that donations to participants and to the event causes the level in the thermometers to rise. But is that always the case? When using TeamRaiser for peer-to-peer fundraising, your ... more
Posted by Allison King on Luminate Blog Aug 15, 2018 10:24 AM EDT
what's new
This week, Raiser's Edge NXT updates with a variety of features and enhancements, including the ability to add a constituent's consent and — for some of you! — donations. more
Posted by Steve Stegelin on Raiser's Edge NXT Blog Aug 14, 2018 9:35 PM EDT
GL API
The General Ledger API was updated on 08/14/2018. See our Changelog entries for more information. We added the new  Journal entry (Edit)  endpoint. more
Posted by Betsy Unger on SKY API Announcements Aug 14, 2018 5:30 PM EDT
Treasury API
The Treasury (Beta) API was updated on 08/14/2018. See our  Changelog  entries for more information. We added the new  Cash receipt , Treasury Media Type (List) , and  Cash receipt attachment  endpoints.  more
Posted by Betsy Unger on SKY API Announcements Aug 14, 2018 5:30 PM EDT
This week's release includes two much-anticipated features — viewing combined details for multiple funds and canceling/changing pending grant recommendations. Read on for details! more
Posted by Sandra Stagner on MicroEdge Announcements Aug 14, 2018 1:22 PM EDT