The Raisers Edge Vs ShelbyNext: Financials

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 09, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - The Raisers Edge or ShelbyNext: Financials?

The Raisers Edge is more expensive to implement (TCO) than ShelbyNext: Financials, The Raisers Edge is rated higher (86/100) than ShelbyNext: Financials (84/100). The Raisers Edge offers more features (15) to their users than ShelbyNext: Financials (0).

Looking for the right Non-Profit solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Blackbaud compares with Shelby Systems?

Blackbaud: Serving the nonprofit and education sectors for 30 years, Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) combines technology and expertise to help organizations achieve their missions. Blackbaud works with more than 27,000 customers in over 60 countries that support higher education, healthcare, human services, arts and culture, faith, the environment, independent K-12 ...

Shelby Systems: Shelby Systems supplies the software and financial tools needed to help ministries and organizations thrive. Since 1976, Shelby Systems has been a leader in providing software to churches, parishes, denominational headquarters, independent ministries, and development organizations. There are over 24,000 users who are currently supported all over...

Who's more expensive? The Raisers Edge or ShelbyNext: Financials?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Non-Profit software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for The Raisers Edge and ShelbyNext: Financials.

The Raisers Edge price starts at $499 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 The Raisers Edge is rated 6, which is similar to the average cost of Non-Profit software. ShelbyNext: Financials price starts at $29 per user/month , when comparing ShelbyNext: Financials to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Non-Profit software cost.

Bottom line: The Raisers Edge is more expensive than ShelbyNext: Financials.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared The Raisers Edge Vs. ShelbyNext: Financials based on some of the most important and required Non-Profit features. The Raisers Edge: this software is considered "feature-rich" with more than 10 important features, here is a partial list: Call Center Management, Campaign Dashboard, Contact Management, Customer Database, Customer Service, Customer Support Tracking, Dashboards, Email Marketing. ShelbyNext: Financials: We are still working to collect the list of features for ShelbyNext: Financials.

Target customer size

The Raiser’s Edge is specifically designed for medium-sized organizations and nonprofits to help them achieve their goal using their existing strategy for fundraising. and ShelbyNext: Financials's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

The Raisers Edge

ITQlick rating
(4.1/5)

starts at $499 per month

The Raiser’s Edge is a complete fundraising software solution with retention, efficiency, acquisition and upgrading features. Using this fundraising tool, users can run annual fund giving, major giving, planned...

Categories: Fund Accounting, Customer Relationship Management, Customer Loyalty, Mac CRM.

ShelbyNext: Financials

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $29 per user/month

ShelbyNext Financials is a cloud-based non-profit software designed to help faith ministries manage their operations and funds from one system.

Categories: Fixed Asset Accounting, Payroll, Purchasing Management, Non-Profit, Membership Management.

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The Raisers Edge: 15 Features

Call Center Management
Campaign Dashboard
Contact Management
Customer Database
Customer Service
Customer Support Tracking
Dashboards
Email Marketing
Lead Management
Marketing Automation
Multi-Channel Marketing
Remote Access
Sales Reports
Social Media
Workflow Rules & Management

ShelbyNext: Financials: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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Score
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.