Acquisition accelerates and expands YourCause’s mission to create largest network of connected users, nonprofits, and enterprises to drive measurable social impact at a global scale.

 

We are excited to announce today that YourCause, a market leader in enterprise corporate social responsibility and employee engagement technology, is now a part of Blackbaud. Together we will build a critical bridge between the social good and enterprise philanthropy spaces and lead innovation that powers measurable outcomes.

 

Blackbaud is the world’s leading cloud software company powering social good with 37 years of expertise and commitment to the social good community, spanning nonprofits, foundations, corporations, education institutions, healthcare institutions, and the individual change agents who support them. Joining Blackbaud represents a unique opportunity to continue YourCause’s mission – but at a larger scale and with greater velocity.

 

What This Means for Our Industry

 

Together with Blackbaud, our combined footprint in corporate social responsibility and employee engagement positions us as the global industry leader in providing solutions for both nonprofit organizations and for-profit companies committed to social issues. By combining our comprehensive solutions for engaging employees to create social impact with Blackbaud’s unparalleled leadership in driving social good, we will enable companies of every scope and scale to create a culture that engages and inspires employees and customers alike, driving business success while playing an important role in building a better world. Blackbaud’s longstanding relationships within the social good community deepen YourCause’s connection to cause-driven organizations around the world and will expand the overall reach of YourCause customers’ corporate social responsibility and employee engagement programs both here and abroad.

 

What This Means for Our Customers

 

For YourCause, joining Blackbaud will provide access to greater resources to drive our growth, product innovation, service our customers, and the nonprofit partners we all work to support.

 

We believe YourCause and Blackbaud are better together. Adding our innovative and differentiated capabilities in workplace giving and volunteering to Blackbaud’s unmatched cloud software platform, data intelligence, services and expertise in philanthropy and engagement is a game-changer in driving effectiveness for companies and the broader social good community we support.

 

YourCause’s partnership-minded approach to serving its customers will continue under Blackbaud, but YourCause solutions will benefit from Blackbaud’s advanced cloud architecture and sector-leading R&D. Furthermore, access to Blackbaud’s thousands of nonprofit customers will enable industry-first collaboration between for-profit companies and nonprofits that will define the future of our industry.