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GDPR in Fundraising: What You Need to Know

By Allison Grinberg-Funes • May 25, 2018

With the announcement of GDPR coming into force on May 25, 2018, the Gravyty team explains what fundraisers need to know about GDPR and GDPR compliance.

Meet JB Rauch: Chief Growth Officer

By Allison Grinberg-Funes • May 23, 2018

The Gravyty team is excited to announce the addition of JB Rauch to the executive team as Chief Growth Officer. Read more about JB's experience and see the official press release.

Meet Allison Grinberg-Funes

By Allison Grinberg-Funes • May 21, 2018

Innovative solutions in nonprofit fundraising aren't created on an island. The team welcomes its first Director of Marketing, Allison Grinberg-Funes. Read about Allison's background and her role at Gravyty.

Raising More with Artificial Intelligence

By Lisa • May 18, 2018

Nonprofit fundraising is starting to reap the benefits of the amazing efficiency improvements that Artificial Intelligence is enabling. AI will not replace fundraisers, but rather make them more successful.

How AI Redefines the Impact of Fundraising in Not for Profit

By Lisa • May 14, 2018

Gravyty's CEO & co-founder, Adam Martel, sits down with Value Inspiration's Ton Dobbe to explore how to unlock potential beyond the value conventional business software provides us, what drives the opportunity, and what mind-set is required to uncover and create complete new markets.

Community Brands + Gravyty | How AI is Revolutionizing Fundraising

By Lisa • May 11, 2018

During his education session at Community Brands user conference, Xperience 2018, Adam Martel, CEO of Gravyty, shares though-provoking insights around the AI revolution in fundraising.

Meet Lisa Alvezi

By Lisa • May 11, 2018

Welcome aboard, Lisa Alvezi! Gravyty's newest Director of Customer Success - ensuring that customers have the most amazing experience possible while also helping them find new and innovative ways to apply our AI technology.

Do You Really Need Tech for Alumni Philanthropy?  How Indecision Could Hurt You

By Lisa • May 10, 2018

In the age of digital disruption, how do you cut through the noise to identify which major technological trends have substance?

Xperience 2018 + Gravyty | Using AI in Fundraising

By Lisa • May 4, 2018

What does AI mean for fundraisers? Attendees at the Community Brands Xperience18 Conference can find out.

Higher Education Fundraising with Artificial Intelligence

By Lisa • May 1, 2018

Need an innovative idea for your next capital campaign? Check out how Westmont College is using artificial intelligence for fundraising

DonorSearch Flash Class

By Lisa • April 26, 2018

Join our CEO Adam Martel as he shares strategies around using artificial intelligence to streamline your work and maximize donor interactions.

AI in Advancement Summit

By Adam • April 5, 2018

Watch our CEO give the keynote from the Cornell 'AI in Advancement Summit' at Cornell University.

Gravyty Featured as the #1 "New Fundraising Ideas that Worked" in the Chronicle of Philanthropy!

By Adam • March 12, 2018

Gravyty Featured as the #1 "New Fundraising Ideas that Worked" in the Chronicle of Philanthropy!

3 Ways 'AI for Good' is Going to Change the Donor Engagement Game

By Rich • March 12, 2018

Gravyty's CEO and former fundraiser, Adam Martel, shares thoughts about the benefits of AI as a force for improved philanthropy.

You Can't Lead from Behind: A Cautionary Tale About Disruptive Technology

By Adam • March 12, 2018

History has proven that the winners are those who evaluate and adapt to new opportunities and technologies - rather than disregard or stifle their potential.

Community Brands + Gravyty | Partnership Announcement

By Rich • March 12, 2018

Gravyty and Community Brands announce strategic fundraising technology partnership to bring proactive artificial intelligence to nonprofit fundraising.

In the Studio: David Woodruff, AVP & COO at MIT

By Rich • March 12, 2018

David Woodruff, AVP & COO at MIT, joins us in the Gravyty office and we share what we learned.

In the Studio: Vala Afshar, Chief Digital Evangelist at Salesforce

By Rich • March 12, 2018

Vala Afshar, Chief Digital Evangelist at Salesforce, joins us in the Gravyty office and we share what we learned.

Fundraising, Self-Driving Cars and the Human Condition

By Adam • March 12, 2018

Gravyty Co-founder and CEO Adam Martel talks about the future of fundraising, AI and self-driving cars.

Proactive AI- This is going to change the world

By Adam • March 12, 2018

Gravyty discusses the importance of not just AI but Proactive AI.

Get to Know: Rich Palmer

By Shannon Sweeny • February 22, 2018

Rich Palmer, co-founder and CTO at Gravyty, sits down with VentureFizz to do an exploration about innovation, artificial intelligence, overcoming adversity, and embracing change.

Proactive AI is Poised to Change the World

By Rich • February 6, 2018

You shouldn't have to learn technology, technology should learn you. Adam Martel, Gravyty's CEO, talks about proactive AI for good on the Community Brands blog.

More profound than electricity or fire? You decide.

By Lindsey Athanasiou • February 1, 2018

Google's CEO has some powerful thoughts about AI. We want to hear yours.

Thoughts on the Salesforce Einstein & IBM Watson Partnership

By Rich • January 22, 2018

Gravyty's CTO, Rich Palmer, talks about the Salesforce and IBM partnership, and how they can continue to help customers do better with prescriptive solutions.

Conversation with Jason Lewis

By Adam • January 12, 2018

Adam Martel sits down with AFP Master Trainer Jason Lewis to talk about Jason's new book: 'The War for Fundraising Talent and How Small Shops Can Win'

AI-Enabled Phonathon: How Yeshiva students raised more money in less time

By Lindsey Athanasiou • January 10, 2018

Becoming AI-enabled changed the game for Yeshiva's student fundraisers, and we couldn't be prouder!

2017 Retrospective and 2018 Aspirations

By Rich • December 24, 2017

Members of the Gravyty team share what they are thankful for looking back on 2017 and their aspirations for the upcoming year in 2018.

Autonomous or Symbiotic AI?

By Lindsey Athanasiou • December 4, 2017

Should AI make decisions for you, or help you make better ones? We weigh in on the widely held debate.

Meet Matt Pierce

By Matt Pierce • November 29, 2017

Welcome abroad, Matt Pierce! Gravyty's newest Senior Software Engineer - helping build solutions to make every nonprofit AI-enabled and improve the world.

Embedded Intelligence & A UI-Less CRM

By Lindsey Athanasiou • November 13, 2017

No more digging, searching, and spending too much time looking for the info that can be brought to you. It's time for a UI-less CRM!

Watch our Interview with DisrupTV!

By Adam • October 21, 2017

Join our Live Interview with DisrupTV this Friday as we discuss how AI will revolutionize nonprofit fundraising forever!

Meet Nima Abbasi

By Nima Abbasi • October 6, 2017

A warm welcome to Nima Abbasi, Director of Data Science at Gravyty

Gravyty on Data Talks with Ashutosh Nandeshwar!

By Shannon Sweeny • October 5, 2017

Gravyty talks with Ashutosh Nandeshwar on his podcast 'Data Talks' about Artificial Intelligence, proactive AI and front-line fundraising.

We're in HuffPost!

By Shannon Sweeny • September 28, 2017

Vala Afshar, Chief Digital Evangelist at Salesforce and contributor to HuffPost, interviewed our very own Adam Martel about how non profits can use artificial intelligence to improve fundraising.

Gravyty is a 50 on Fire Finalist!

By Shannon Sweeny • September 25, 2017

Gravyty is a finalist in the Civic/Social Impact Category for BostInno's 50 on Fire.

Artificial Intelligence: Tool or Friend?

By Adam • September 21, 2017

As AI evolves and expands, we think it's important to have the conversation about the best use of this exciting technology. What do YOU think?

The Missing Piece of the Data Puzzle

By Lindsey Athanasiou • September 19, 2017

How much data or how good? Neither. We should be asking: what now?

Babson Blogs: Alumni Join B-School Disrupt SF on September 18

By Shannon Sweeny • September 13, 2017

Gravyty joins MBA start up pitch event in San Francisco with TechCrunch on Monday September 18, 2017.

San Francisco, prepare to be disrupted!

By Lindsey Athanasiou • September 11, 2017

It's time to disrupt fundraising with AI. Join us next week at TechCrunch Disrupt!

Our Manifesto

By Tiffany Liu • September 1, 2017

We have the privilege to serve incredible nonprofits with powerful missions, but we are also committed to ours as well. This manifesto is our guiding light.

"Local Startup Gravyty Takes the Weight of Researching Donors off Fundraisers’ Shoulders" | BostInno Feature

By Tiffany Liu • August 23, 2017

We're excited to be featured in BostInno discussing what we love: how we can support frontline fundraisers and the power of First Draft!

Upcoming Webinar: Technologies for connecting with donors at scale

By Lindsey Athanasiou • August 21, 2017

Join us and our friends at Hustle to learn how texting and AI are shaping the future of nonprofit fundraising.

Art + Science of Fundraising

By Rich • August 16, 2017

Steve McLaughlin from Blackbaud explores the balance of art and science in fundraising, and our view on the topic.

"How this Boston startup is turning data into donation dollars for nonprofits" | BuiltIn Boston Feature

By Tiffany Liu • August 14, 2017

Thank you BuiltIn Boston for featuring us! We love discussing how our software supports frontline fundraisers and the exciting applications of First Draft.

Proactive vs. Reactive Fundraising

By Lindsey Athanasiou • August 11, 2017

Tired of being in reactive mode rather than proactively working with the right donors at the right time? Try First Draft.

Sentiment Analysis for Better Fundraising

By Rich • August 7, 2017

Finding out what motivates people, based on what they are saying online, profoundly impacts fundraising success.

Our colleague, Ashutosh Nandeshwar!

By gravyty • August 4, 2017

We had the wonderful opportunity of meeting Ashutosh Nandeshwar at the APRA Conference last week!

"Working in Boston Tech: Gravyty" | VentureFizz Feature

By Tiffany Liu • August 4, 2017

Star Wars or Star Trek? Favorite pizza topping? We answer questions from VentureFizz on the culture at Gravyty!

"Cultivating Major Donors? Just Add Data" | Chronicle of Philanthropy Article

By Tiffany Liu • August 2, 2017

Proud to be featured in the Chronicle of Philanthropy with our partners at Cure Alzheimer's Fund!

A Gravyty Success Story: Cure Alzheimer's Fund

By Tiffany Liu • July 31, 2017

Find out how Cure Alzheimer's Fund use Gravyty technologies to increase their annual giving by 43% with our newest case study!

Intelligent Ask Amounts

By Evan Lyle • July 28, 2017

At Gravyty, we use machine learning to intelligently find the right ask amounts that won't anger potential donors or leave money on the table.

Everything Adds Up For Oemcke - Boston College Athletics Feature

By Tiffany Liu • July 24, 2017

Our business strategy intern, Camille Oemcke, is featured on Boston College's Athletics page!

Managing Bigger Portfolios? Try Gravyty

By Lindsey Athanasiou • July 21, 2017

Exactly how realistic is a 300 donor portfolio? Find out how Gravyty deploys AI & ML to enable you to effectively manage more robust portfolios.

Meet Gravyty 'First Draft'

By Adam • July 12, 2017

Gravyty 'First Draft' is the First Automatic Email Drafter for Frontline Fundraisers.

Gravyty Launches ‘First Draft’--The First Artificial Intelligence Self-Writing Email Drafter

By Adam • July 12, 2017

Gravyty Launches ‘First Draft’--The First Artificial Intelligence Self-Writing Email Drafter

Free Webinar - You Can't Afford to Say No

By Lindsey Athanasiou • July 5, 2017

Join us and our good friends at DonorTrends for this insightful and actionable webinar. It's 30 minutes you don't want to miss!

Meet Greg Cowan!

By Greg Cowan • July 3, 2017

Meet Greg Cowan, our software engineering intern!

Congrats on the End of the Fiscal Year!

By Camille Oemcke • June 30, 2017

As fiscal year 2017 comes to a close, we congratulate executives, researchers, and fundraisers on all their hard work!

ML for Non-Giver Ask Amounts

By Evan Lyle • June 28, 2017

Learn how we use machine learning to estimate the perfect ask amount for non-givers!

AI Meets Marketing and Sales

By Tiffany Liu • June 26, 2017

With AI, Gravyty helps your organization touch more of the best donors at the best time, allowing you to fulfill your mission.

AI Meets the Annual Fund

By Lindsey Athanasiou • June 20, 2017

Add more time to your day by using Gravyty to remove the guesswork and grunt work of portfolio management!

Interview: Supporting Nonprofits Through Entrepreneurship

By Rich • June 15, 2017

Our CTO, Rich Palmer, sat down with Zamawa Arenas to discuss supporting nonprofits through entrepreneurship.

What Amazon Teaches Us About AI

By Tiffany Liu • June 13, 2017

We believe technology helps us to expand our capacity for innovation and creativity.

Enabling Managers With New Features

By Greg Cowan • June 9, 2017

We're rolling out new tools for managers that maximize their team's success and empower them in leading their teams.

Moves Management: the Technical Side

By Evan Lyle • June 6, 2017

Moves management can be greatly improved using predictive technologies, freeing you to focus on building relationships - not clicking buttons.

21st Century Moves Management

By Lindsey Athanasiou • June 2, 2017

Moves management: there has to be a better way!

Artificial Intelligence Through a Fundraiser's Lens

By Lindsey Athanasiou • May 24, 2017

A former fundraiser describes her perspective on artificial intelligence and machine learning.

The Antidote to Deflation

By Rich • May 22, 2017

Bigger portfolios are possible with artificial intelligence, workflow optimization, and simple smart tools built by fundraisers, for fundraisers.

What is Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning anyways?

By Adam • May 15, 2017

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning will change the way nonprofit organizations use data and raise money!

First Look | Virtual Nonprofit Assistant

By Rich • May 12, 2017

Using Alexa to prescribe which donors to contact each day.

Can you hear me now?

By Rich • May 9, 2017

Our new messaging platform helps you keep organized, share information, and stay in the loop.

Blackbaud’s Everything You Were Too Afraid to Ask about Data Webinar: 3 Key Points

By Tiffany Liu • May 5, 2017

We listened in on the Blackbaud webinar "Everything You Were Too Afraid to Ask about Data," and here are our takeaways.

Meet Camille Oemcke!

By Tiffany Liu • May 4, 2017

Join us in welcoming our new intern, Camille Oemke 🎉🎉

The Future of Fundraising

By Rich • May 2, 2017

Machine learning and artificial intelligence helps fundraisers do what they do best: build great relationships.

Summer Intensives

By Rich • April 27, 2017

Join Gravyty and Washburn & McGoldrick for summer intensives in Chicago this July.

Welcome, Lindsey Athanasiou!

By Tiffany Liu • April 27, 2017

Join us in welcoming our new Director of Sales, Lindsey Athanasiou!

Meet Evan Lyle

By Tiffany Liu • April 20, 2017

Meet our newest intern, Evan Lyle

Your Favorite People

By Rich • April 11, 2017

The new favorites feature allows you to keep track of donors in additional ways beyond our predictive models, moves management tools, follow-ups, and ticklers.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Could Technology and Predictive Intelligence End Poverty? Meet FII!

By Adam • April 6, 2017

We are excited to introduce you to FII, a nonprofit using data to help end the cycles of poverty!

Gravyty's Newest Addition - Tiffany Liu!

By Tiffany Liu • April 4, 2017

Introducing Gravyty's newest addition Tiffany Liu!

Our Harmonious Origin

By Rich • April 3, 2017

A deep dive into the name Gravyty and an exciting look at our harmonious origins.

The 4 Things Entrepreneurs Want from their Alma Maters

By Adam • March 30, 2017

The four things entrepreneurs want from their alma maters. How we can be supporting our entrepreneurs and why it's important to cultivate these relationships!

Why We Exist

By Rich • March 17, 2017

Gravyty brings the science to the art that you perform so well. We exist to help nonprofits fundraise better.

Technology Corner | Episode #1

By Rich • March 13, 2017

Learn about new features being developed a Gravyty

Gravyty Partners with Washburn and McGoldrick

By Adam • March 6, 2017

Gravyty and Veracross team up to provide a best in class fundraising solution for Independent Schools!

Gravyty Partners with Veracross

By Adam • March 1, 2017

Gravyty and Veracross team up to provide a best in class fundraising solution for Independent Schools!

3 Incredible things to do in Baltimore during CASE

By Bryce DelGrande • February 24, 2017

Some great things to do while in Baltimore for CASE D-2

Donor Acquisition Cost: Why you should care and what to do with it?

By Bryce DelGrande • February 22, 2017

Learn about donor acquisition cost and other fundraising metrics. Understand how they affect your organization and how you can drive larger donations.

Prospect Ratings, RFM Scores, then what?

By Bryce DelGrande • February 13, 2017

Learn the shortcomings of RFM scores and prospect ratings and what you can do to take your major gift prospecting and portfolio management to the next level.

How Much of Your Donor Data Are You Using?

By Adam • February 2, 2017

An astonishingly low 8-12% of CRM data is what we are using, based on a number of conversations with advancement services professionals. How do we improve this?

Fundraising Technology: in-house or software solutions

By Bryce DelGrande • February 1, 2017

Guidelines to help your team make software and technology decisions. Let us help you decide if should you buy or build the solutions to your team's problems.

5 Awesome Things to do in Boston During CASE

By Adam • January 26, 2017

Your guide to enjoying Boston during the 2017 CASE District I conference.

Gravyty Leads Conversation at CASE Conference

By Adam • January 26, 2017

CASE District I conference breakfast roundtable. Innovation can help us solve some of toughest challenges we face in the fundraising space.

Introducing The New Gravyty Platform for Volunteer Fundraisers

By Adam • January 26, 2017

Gravyty unveils new volunteer platform to better support volunteer fundraisers and streamline the experience for professional fundraisers.

Shortcomings of CRM

By Rich • January 18, 2017

The pitfalls and foibles of relying on CRM to drive your fundraising effort. Predictive analytics can make your CRM data relevant again.

Reflections On Setting Targets

By Adam • January 6, 2017

Reactions to George Chu Room40 Group post on revenue target goal setting.

Meet The Team: Christopher Mirabile

By Rich • January 5, 2017

Introducing Christopher Mirabile, a member of the Gravyty board of directors.

What We're Reading This Month

By Rich • December 27, 2016

Recommended readings for all fundraising professionals.

Top Posts of 2016

By Rich • December 26, 2016

Gravyty's top posts and a recap of 2016

Capturing Those IRA Charitable Contributions

By Adam • December 22, 2016

How Gravyty can assist you in finding asset-based donors to make larger charitable contributions.

What is Predictive Analytics — and Why Nonprofits Should Care?

By Rich • December 21, 2016

We outline two areas where predictive intelligence can help deepen your relationships with your entire constituency.

3 Quick Hacks You Can Do To Be More Data-Driven

By Rich • December 20, 2016

Put your data to work. Here are ways to be more data-driven and integrate your own data into your practice.

Data-Informed Philanthropy Organizations

By Rich Majerus • December 7, 2016

Three data requirements to create organizational buy-in and cutlivate data-driven decision-making.

What You Measure Is What You Get

By Rich • November 17, 2016

How to use basic statistics to ask the right questions and track the right fundraising metrics.

It's More Than Data, It's What You Do With It

By Rich • November 14, 2016

It's how you take the insights we learn and act on it. It's fundamentally about asking and answering your strategic questions

Tap Into Insights Hidden Within Your Data

By Rich • November 10, 2016

3 Reasons To Make Friends with Predictive Analytics

Implementing Technology Doesn't Have To Hurt

By Adam • November 4, 2016

Implementing Technology Can Be A Positive Experience

Gravyty on the Road: Conference Takeaways from AASP, AHP, and AFP MA

By Rich • October 30, 2016

Takeaways from the AASP, AHP, and AFP MA

New Feature Friday: October 28, 2016

By Rich • October 28, 2016

New Feature Friday: 10/14/2016

Use-Case Monday: Gravyty can Reduce the Time it Takes to Onboard Your New Fundraisers

By Adam • October 24, 2016

Use-Case Monday: Gravyty can Reduce the Time it Takes to Onboard Your New Fundraisers

Use-Case Monday: A Solution to Volunteer Management!

By gravyty • October 24, 2016

Use-Case Monday: A Solution to Volunteer Management!

New Feature Friday: 10/14/2016

By Rich • October 14, 2016

New Feature Friday: 10/14/2016

An Investor's Perspective

By gravyty • October 3, 2016

An Investor's Perspective

Who You Gonna Call? How unassigned donors can make the difference you are looking for - right now.

By Adam • September 29, 2016

Who You Gonna Call? How unassigned donors can make the difference you are looking for - right now.

Gravyty in the News: Why We Pledged 1%

By Rich • September 23, 2016

Gravyty in the News: Why We Pledged 1%

Four thoughts for the wary, ambitious, overworked, underpaid, overextended, underappreciated, overwhelmed, brilliant entrepreneur; no matter where you may be on your entrepreneurial adventure

By gravyty • May 11, 2016

Four thoughts for the wary, ambitious, overworked, underpaid, overextended, underappreciated, overwhelmed, brilliant entrepreneur; no matter where you may be on your entrepreneurial adventure

Gravyty in the News- Babson Graduate Business: Gravyty

By gravyty • May 7, 2016

Gravyty in the News- Babson Graduate Business: Gravyty

Gravyty in the News- How Babson Startup Gravyty Helps Nonprofits Drive Charitable Giving

By gravyty • May 5, 2016

Gravyty in the News- How Babson Startup Gravyty Helps Nonprofits Drive Charitable Giving

Our Newest Team Member!

By gravyty • April 23, 2016

Our Newest Team Member!

Thank you SXSW

By gravyty • April 13, 2016

Thank you SXSW

Gravyty in the News-Gravyty Offers Fundraising Solution for Nonprofits

By gravyty • December 16, 2015

Gravyty in the News-Gravyty Offers Fundraising Solution for Nonprofits

Gravyty in the News-How Skilled Product Managers Shape a Winning Product Roadmap

By gravyty • December 16, 2015

Gravyty in the News-How Skilled Product Managers Shape a Winning Product Roadmap

Gravyty in the News-Babson Rocket Pitch: A new generation of tech entrepreneurs thinks big

By gravyty • December 16, 2015

Gravyty in the News-Babson Rocket Pitch: A new generation of tech entrepreneurs thinks big

Use-Case Monday: A Solution to Volunteer Management!

By Adam • November 3, 2015

Use-Case Monday: A Solution to Volunteer Management!

Use-Case Monday: Gravyty can Reduce the Time it Takes to Onboard Your New Fundraisers

By Adam • October 23, 2015

Use-Case Monday: Gravyty can Reduce the Time it Takes to Onboard Your New Fundraisers

Three takeaways from our first pitch

By Adam • October 13, 2015

Three takeaways from our first pitch

Meet our Exploratory Board of Advisors!

By gravyty • October 6, 2015

Meet our Exploratory Board of Advisors!

Meet our co-founders- Adam

By Adam • October 6, 2015

Meet our co-founders- Adam

Meet our co-founders- Rich

By Rich • October 2, 2015

Meet our co-founders- Rich

Welcome to Gravyty

By Rich • October 1, 2015

Welcome to Gravyty