Best-selling author and activist Glennon Doyle will join the main stage at Blackbaud’s virtual bbcon 2022 conference
Tech Conference for Good will take place October 17-18 as a free virtual event
CHARLESTON, SC, August 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Black Baud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the global leader in cloud software for social good, today announced that New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, nonprofit founder and activist Glennon Doyle will join the main stage at bbcon 2022 Virtual, the tech conference for good. This year’s conference will take place October 17-18 and will once again be free and virtual, making the event accessible worldwide. Doyle will participate in a conversation during the opening session.
“We are delighted to welcome Glennon Doyle at bbcon this year as we seek to bring inspiration and education to thousands of social good practitioners around the world,” said Catherine Lacour, Marketing Director, Blackbaud. “Glennon is a powerful voice for diversity and inclusion through her work with Together Rising, the all-women-led nonprofit that has revolutionized grassroots philanthropy and raised more than $40 million for women, families and children in crisis. We can’t wait to hear what she has to share with our audience.”
Doyle is the author of the New York Times number one bestseller “Untamed,” a selection from Reese’s Book Club, which has sold over two million copies. She is also the author of “Get Untamed: The Journal”; New York Times number one bestseller”Love Warrior“, an Oprah’s Book Club selection; and “Carry On, Warrior.” Glennon hosts the “We Can Do Hard Things” podcast, which debuted at number one in May 2021 and was named the number one new podcast of 2021 on Apple Podcasts.
She is an activist, founder and president of Together Rising. Through her books and weekly podcasts, Doyle shares her insights on embracing diversity and cultivating inclusive environments, breaking down “cultural conditioning,” and learning about authentic living.
bbcon 2022 Virtual is designed to make social good organizations, their teams and their missions stronger and more resilient. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn actionable strategies and insight into trends from leading experts; get an overview of upcoming Blackbaud product innovations and improvements; discover new ways to extend and enhance their technology investment with Blackbaud partner services and solutions; learn from some of the world’s greatest voices about how diversity, empathy and authenticity can create stronger, more engaged leaders; and connect with like-minded professionals to build their network.
The conference will include content for all regions of the world, role types and markets – arts and culture organizations, non-profit organizations, educational institutions, faith communities, healthcare organizations, foundations, corporate giving business and more. In conjunction with bbcon, the Blackbaud Product Update (PUB) briefings will take place October 19-20.
Get more information about bbcon 2022 Virtual and register for free here.
Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) is the global leader in cloud software for social good. Serving the entire social good community – non-profit organizations, institutions of higher learning, K-12 schools, healthcare organizations, faith communities, arts and culture organizations, foundations, companies and individual change agents – Blackbaud connects and enables organizations to increase their impact through cloud software, services, expertise and data intelligence. The Blackbaud portfolio is tailored to the unique needs of vertical markets, with solutions for fundraising and CRM, marketing, advocacy, peer-to-peer fundraising, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and the environment, governance (ESG), school management, ticketing, grant making, financial management, payment processing and analysis. Serving the industry for over four decades, Blackbaud is a remote company based in Charleston, South Carolinawith operations in United States, Australia, Canada, Costa Rica and the UK. For more information, visit www.blackbaud.com or follow us on TwitterLinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook.
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