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Blackbaud Named a Top Intern and Entry Level Employer by

Blackbaud is Proud to be Named a Top Employer for Interns and Entry Level Talent by

According to the results of a new entry level employment survey, hiring of new college grads in 2022 is up 22% over last year. released the results of its Top Entry Level Employers survey last week, with more than 400 US-based employers making the list, including Blackbaud.

“As Blackbaud has transitioned to a remote-first workplace approach, the early career talent team continues to provide virtual internship opportunities across the globe,” said Kristi Alu, director, early careers and university programs, Blackbaud. “We see this new approach as an opportunity to expand our university portfolio, ultimately diversifying our talent pool. We’re looking for top talent regardless of geographical location.” 

Blackbaud hosted a fully virtual internship program in 2021, over the course of 12 weeks.  Students worked remotely across the U.S. and the U.K.  Students participated in senior speaker sessions, virtual volunteering, professional development workshops and formal exit interviews. 

“In keeping diversity, equity, and inclusion at the forefront, Blackbaud focuses on not only recruiting a diverse class of interns, but also on investing in development and retention,” Alu added. “By assigning challenging and strategic projects, providing career growth opportunities, and encouraging exposure to leadership, we cultivated our summer programming to foster a sense of inclusion and belonging amongst the students.” is the number one entry level job site for college students and recent grads. Their vision is to help make the world a better and more productive place for all by helping college students and recent grads gain access to the jobs that will make the most of their education, training and experience.

The full survey results of the Top Entry Level Employers are now available online at The list includes employer detail pages displaying projected entry level and intern hires for 2022 along with direct links to the careers page, college page and internship page at each employer’s website.