SmartTELETHON enables a fundraising campaign in which donation taking is consistent and quick, because the data never leaves your Blackbaud software.

SmartTELETHON is a complete fundraising system for Blackbaud NetCommunity, Internet Solutions and Online Express, compatible with Raiser’s Edge 7, Blackbaud CRM and Blackbaud Merchant Services.

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Designed hand-in-hand with one of our nonprofit clients, SmartTELETHON is a simple system designed to handle fundraising campaigns. Integrated with NetCommunity, Internet Solutions and Online Express, as well as Raiser’s Edge 7, SmartTELETHON uses existing donation forms and Blackbaud Payments, saving you time and eliminating errors.

It's secure

It uses Blackbaud services

As payments are made through Blackbaud Merchant Services, payments are secure for both nonprofit and donor.

It's simple

It's consistent

Anyone can handle calls, using the same call scripts and gathering the same information – no experience necessary.


You are in control

You can design and edit the call script. You design the layout. You choose the call handler prompts.

It saves you time

No import/export!

Gifts are immediately added to the correct donor record in your database. No extra data entry necessary.

It's trusted

It's proven technology

Over the last few years our clients have raised millions through the system.

Kevin Bennett

“SmartTELETHON has made a big impact! As it integrates with Blackbaud Payments and all the telethon income is instantly saved in Raiser’s Edge, it makes taking and analysing gifts very easy.”

Kevin Bennett
Chief Operating Officer, Premier Christian Communications
Islamic relief

“SmartTELETHON: The donation page is working very well and we’ve been able to improve our donation processing time and level of customer service with regards to receipt acknowledgements.”

Shaheryar Ullah
Islamic Relief UK
Supported Platforms

SmartTELETHON is compatible with all the major Blackbaud web and database products.

Blackbaud CRM

Raiser's Edge 7

Raiser's Edge 7 NXT

Blackbaud Internet Solutions


Online Express

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Raiser’s Edge (Database view / Citrix)

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