We are very excited to help you customize your eTapestry database in order to be even more effective in your mission. Please select the type of consulting that you need assistance with.

Meet Our Consultants

Select Your Type of Consulting

You can build your own custom solution by selecting one or more options below.
The pricing below reflects specific tasks outlined in a scope of work for each offering below. If, at the completion of the delivery of each scope, you determine that you would like additional assistance, you can discuss this with your consultant.

Setup & Customization

Accounting Integration

$
1,200
Description: Our consulting team will work with you to integrate eTapestry with your accounting software. This service helps you use either a pre-built accounting export or to build a custom accounting export, as well as, create the proper queries to allow you to export data and integrate with your accounting software.

Queries/Reports

$
1,200
Description: We recognize that building customized queries and reports can sometimes be difficult. Our consulting team will help you analyze your database structure to run effective reports and assist you in creating specific queries/reports to fit your needs.

Custom User Defined Fields (UDFS)

$
1,200
Description: We know UDFs are the lifeblood of your database. We will recommend specific UDF structures to match your organization's mission and day to day needs.

Standard Field Sets

$
1,200
Description: Need help with Grants, Volunteers, Major Gifts, Memberships, Planned Giving, or the Benevon Module? We have a wealth of expertise on these field sets and can work with you to tailor them to your specific organization.

Advanced Security

$
900
Description: Sometimes you will need to restrict what users can access within your database. Our consulting team will help you set up the proper back end rules to allocate specific user access to certain areas.

IMPORTANT NOTE: You must have already purchased the advanced security module through your sales representative prior to signing up for this consulting.

Help Me Choose

$
150
Description: If you find that you don't know which category above you fit into, we can have a 30 minute discovery session with you to talk through which category to buy. If you do purchase consulting, this charge will be factored into the price of that package.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If after discussion it is determined that Professional Services cannot assist with your request, you will still be billed for the consultation.

Setup & Customization

Accounting Integration

Description: Our consulting team will work with you to integrate eTapestry with your accounting software. This service helps you use either a pre-built accounting export or to build a custom accounting export, as well as, create the proper queries to allow you to export data and integrate with your accounting software.

Queries/Reports

Description: We recognize that building customized queries and reports can sometimes be difficult. Our consulting team will help you analyze your database structure to run effective reports and assist you in creating specific queries/reports to fit your needs.

Custom User Defined Fields (UDFS)

Description: We know UDFs are the lifeblood of your database. We will recommend specific UDF structures to match your organization's mission and day to day needs.

Standard Field Sets

Description: Need help with Grants, Volunteers, Major Gifts, Memberships, Planned Giving, or the Benevon Module? We have a wealth of expertise on these field sets and can work with you to tailor them to your specific organization.

Advanced Security

Description: Sometimes you will need to restrict what users can access within your database. Our consulting team will help you set up the proper back end rules to allocate specific user access to certain areas.
After clicking "Submit My Request", you will be sent a confirmation email containing the scope for the services selected and an outline of the process to work with our team.
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Gabe Smith

Gabe Smith
eTapestry Consultant

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Pam Dechert

Pam Dechert, CFRE
Senior Consultant

Background

She began her career at Blackbaud in 2005 after working for 10 years in the Indianapolis non-profit sector. She started with Blackbaud as an eTapestry Account Executive and headed up its Faith Based sales team. She joined Professional Services as a Consultant in 2009 and uses her in-depth knowledge and experience with nonprofits, fundraising and eTapestry to help our customers effectively utilize eTapestry for their organization.

She specializes in custom strategic database setup, Accounting Integration, Major Gifts, Benevon, Grant, Volunteer, and Event Tracking. Additionally, she has an in-depth knowledge of online giving and social media strategies.

She is a frequent presenter at BBCON, the Blackbaud Users Conference and has conducted workshops and seminars on fundraising, ePhilanthropy, and eTapestry throughout the country.

She served as a major gift officer for the Indiana University Foundation during its $1 billion Campaign for IUPUI, as well as the Director of Institutional Advancement for Cardinal Ritter High School.

While at Cardinal Ritter, she implemented a successful marketing and branding campaign for the school, with particular emphasis on website redesign, building an online alumni and parent community, online giving and event registration, enewsletters, and e-solicitations, which integrated into the overall advancement plan for the School.

At Blackbaud, she has served on the eTapestry Philanthropy Committee and the Blackbaud Nonprofit Leadership Circle. She is also an active community volunteer; currently serving on the Advisory Board for the Fort Benjamin Harrison YMCA, where she is a member of the Financial Development Committee and chairs the Major Gift Committee. She also is on the Board of Tatum's Bags of Fun – which provides backpacks of 'fun' to any child with cancer at Indiana hospitals. She teaches Sunday School at St. Simon Church and serves on their Faith Formation Commission.

She has served as the Vice Chair of the School on Wheels Board of Directors, chaired their Development Committee and was a tutor with the program. She has been past president of the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Indianapolis Alumnae Association, a Big Sister, served on the board of the Indiana Chapter of Fundraising Executives and was a member of the Junior League of Indianapolis for 8 years.

In addition to volunteering, she also is an enjoys exercising, hiking, boating, reading, scuba diving and spending time with her husband, 5 year old son and their 2 dogs.

Education

She has a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College and a Masters Degree in Public Affairs in Nonprofit Management from Indiana University and has taken numerous courses through The Fundraising School. She was one of only 50 ePhilanthropy Master Trainers in the country and is a Certified Fundraising Executive, CFRE.