Taking Control of Your General Ledger for Nonprofits

Sep 9, 2:00pm - 3:00pm | EDT

Shouldn’t technology make growing your impact as a higher education institution easier? So, why are you spending so much of your least plentiful resources – time – on manual processes? Shouldn’t your fundraising CRM share pertinent information with your General Ledger in an automated and easily reconcilable way?

Learn how every stakeholder wins – development, finance, and your constituents when your CRM is integrated with your financial system.

Attendees Will Learn:

  • The pros and cons of structuring your fundraising CRM as a subsidiary ledger to the GL.
  • Best practices for where to maintain detail vs. summary information
  • Insight into integration and reconciliation between systems
  • Application of generally accepted accounting principles


Bailey Benzlé, Director of Pre-Sales & Sales Enablement
– Over 17 years of experience with Raiser’s Edge
– Eight years in Account Management at Blackbaud
– Two years focus on Analytic projects for International organizations


Stu Manewith, Nonprofit Advocacy Director
– Over 13 years at Blackbaud
– Previous Director of Professional Services at Omatic
– Spent first half of his career as a nonprofit executive, fundraiser, and finance director