Fusion Labs, NonProfit Solutions Division,(NSD), specializes in enterprise level professional IT services, application development, product enhancement, package integration, and solution-based managed services for Blackbaud’s suite of products. NSD provides service and support for charitable organizations throughout North America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim. Fusion Labs NSD is the category leader in the Foundation marketplace, and co-markets its comprehensive grant management solution(s) exclusively with Blackbaud, GrantedGE®, PROFFER and Spectrum are fully integrated with The Raiser's Edge, The Financial Edge, Blackbaud NetCommunity and extensible to full lifecycle, on-line interaction with donors, grant seekers, scholarship applicants, Board Members, committees, and affiliates. The Fusion’s Spectrum Portal can be deployed as a SaaS offering or as an on premise solution with open API’s.
GrantedGE® is a full-featured grants management system handling all types of grants: donor advised, inter-fund transfers, competitive grants, scholarships, designated grants, project grants, etc. GrantedGE® was developed to fill a need of large non-profit foundations to automate their grant management processes through the entire lifecycle. Fusion Labs’ GrantedGE® is typically operated in close conjunction with the large scale foundation support systems offered by BlackBaud Corporation. In addition to GrantedGE® Fusion Labs provides large foundations with the associated PROFFER software system to support on-line grant solicitation and provide highly automated application management processes. GrantedGE® is available as a licensed system and Fusion Labs is capable of providing a high level of customization and on-site assistance as needed to fully address unique foundation functional requirements.
Spectrum is a fully portal supported grants management system primarily directed at mid-range foundations and other grant making organizations. Spectrum is typically implemented as a stand alone on-premises system and provides seamless interfaces to a variety of 3rd party packages for CRM, financials, etc. Spectrum is available as a licensed software product but may be utilized on an extended-term subscription fee basis. Spectrum services include standardized low-cost conversion and implementation. Spectrum customer support includes manned help desk services, periodic central site user groups and extensive webinar based training.
The unique Coca Cola Scholars program represents a very specialized and large scale scholarship awarding and management process.
Following extensive review and analysis the United Negro College Fund ( UNCF ) selected Fusion Labs grants management software in late 2009.
The initial GrantedGE® system implementation was completed successfully by Fusion Labs working in close cooperation with the Dallas based Community Foundation of Texas.