donasity is "The Smartest Way to Give". Our name comes from where " dona tions" and "genero sity " meet.
We are a cloud-based, bilingual portal dedicated to being the smartest way to give.
Non-profit organizations can accept donations without transaction, monthly or annual fees. There is no software to purchase or download. Our donors can give to over 1.2 million US-registered non-profits in our exclusive search engine.
Individuals and non-profits can use our fundraising platform to collect donations for the causes of their choice.
Donors pay a flat 4.95% transaction fee (minimum transaction fee applies). There are no additional processing or hidden fees. All transaction costs are included in the flat 4.95% transaction fee.
Non-profit organizations/fundraisers receive a 100% of the donated amount. (Beware of other sites that have "HIDDEN FEE ALERTS")
Registration is necessary for consolidated tax statement purposes. Prior to any donation, we do require acceptance of our Terms and Conditions . Connection to an e-mail account and a user password is all that is required to register as a donor.
A consolidated tax statement allows a registered donor to track all non-profit/fundraiser donations in one easy statement. Your statement is fully downloadable or printable on your donasity admin page
The donasity Giving Basket is a way for donors to donate to multiple non-profits/fundraisers in one easy transaction.
You can donate to up to five Non-Profits/fundraisers at one time. donasity will aggregate the totals.
At check out, donasity will automatically add the transaction fee of 4.95% (minimum transaction fee of $.99 applies) to your donation total or you can opt to net the fee from your donation total.
donasity's exclusive search engine identifies over 1.2 million non-profits registered with the IRS for potential donation. However, it is a non-profit organization's choice to complete their registration with donasity.
A non-profit organization that has completed registration with donasity will have a either a green tree symbol or a logo or image of their choice displaying in the upper left corner of their listing. There will also be a small tree icon with the caption "fully registered with donasity" in the body of their listing. A full description may be added at the time of registration as well.
Registered non profits will appear at the top of non-profit search query results.
A non-profit organization not registered with donasity will display a standard gray donasity logo.
Non-profit organizations not registered with donasity will receive a Remotely Created Check (RCC) to comply with FDIC rules and regulations for payment to non-registered accounts (see non-profit section of our FAQs ). donasity cannot accept debit or credit card donations to non-registered non-profit organizations.
In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) you must be at least fourteen years old.
donasity will never sell your information to third party providers.
donasity is built with secure payment encryption technology. The site is Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliant and designed to keep personal information of both donors and registered users 100% safe.
donasity uses SSL encryption via Norton Symantec to ensure transmission of data is secure.
Minimum donation amount is $5.
Yes. donasity is designed to support fundraisers for non-profit organization and individuals.
Start a fundraiser for your NPO, to support a NPO or to raise funds to help a friend or a loved one in need. Fundraisers must comply with our Terms and Conditions .
Non-profit organizations must be registered with donasity to start a fundraiser. ( See NPO registration )
For Individual fundraisers, you will need a Stripe account, and to agree to our Terms and Conditions . Click the "Start a Fundraiser" at the top of our site to begin.
Your fundraiser is active after you create it, you can preview and edit your fundraiser prior to the approval process. Although you will only be able to receive donations once your account is verified by donasity. The verification process may take up to fourty-eight (48) hours.
donasity reserves the right to remove any fundraiser(s) that do not meet our Terms and Conditions .
Yes. When you create your fundraiser you will be able to select the category that best matches your fundraiser.
No. Your fundraiser is listed under one category. Please use the description field to include additional information about your fundraiser.
Yes. You can fundraise for practically anyone or anything: a non-profit organization that is registered with our site, a friend, family member, pet, school, or a business in need.
All Fundraisers are totally free.
Fundraisers will receive payments via a Stripe transfer. Please visit Stripe at: https://stripe.com/help/transfers to review their terms and conditions regarding transfers.
Yes. Donors pay a flat 4.95% transaction fee (minimum transaction fee of $.99 applies). There are no additional processing or hidden fees. All transaction costs are included in the flat 4.95% transaction fee.
Non-profit organizations/fundraisers receive 100% of the donated amount. (Beware of other sites that have "HIDDEN FEE ALERTS")
Take a look at our comparison graph on our Pricing page to compare how donasity measures up with other donation sites.
Your fundraiser remains on our site indefinitely unless you choose to end.
Yes. Whether you meet your goal or not, every penny you raise goes to your individual cause or to the non-profit organization of your choice.
You will receive an email notification that you received a donation along with the donation amount and name of donor. Donors can leave commentary on your page as well.
Log into your donasity account and access the donation history on your dashboard.
Promote it! Share it on your social media, tell everybody you know and invite them to your donasity fundraiser.
Visit your own fundraiser page and use the "share" buttons found there, or copy and paste the URL into any social media platform or email program.
donasity has a bi-lingual Counselor Support team available to provide support and guidance. Counselors can help get you on your way to achieving your fundraising goals.
Yes! As long as they have a valid credit card that settles in U.S. dollars. Anyone, anywhere can make a donation to your fundraiser.
Yes. donasity has made it simple for people to donate from their phones, laptops or desktops. If they have a device and an Internet connection, they can make a donation.
No. Donors can choose to remain anonymous on your fundraiser page. You will be able to see their identity when you log in to your dashboard, but publicly, the donor's name will be anonymous.
This is so that, if you need to report donations to a federal agency, you will have an accurate list of donors.
This option is not available for fundraisers.
A comprehensive donation report is generated for each fundraiser for tax purposes. Every fundraiser is different, so we are unable to provide specific tax advice and recommend consulting a tax professional.
The donor information is available to you within your dashboard once you login.
Please contact our Counselor Support via email for more information.
The anonymous feature for donations exists to keep your identity masked to public viewers of our site. When you choose to give anonymously, the site prevents your name from appearing on the publicly viewable fundraiser page. The owner of the fundraiser has the ability to log in to donasity and within his logged-in dashboard, see the identities of the donors to his fundraiser.
This protects your identity on the web yet helps NPO users who create fundraisers to be able to provide a list of donors to the IRS to meet their federal reporting requirements.
donasity is the fastest growing cloud-based donation portal.
Registration is free and you are able to receive donations faster and securely through us via Stripe. You may upload your logo and add a detailed description of your organization when you register.
donasity displays all eligible 501(c)3 and 501(c)4 organizations and donors can find your non-profit on donasity by searching by any word or phrase in your Non-Profit's name, any key word in your description, by city/state or zip, and even by your non-profit EIN number. We give donors an incredibly powerful search tool to find you!
Once they do, they can give on-line to your organization, create a fundraiser that deposits right into your organization's Stripe account, and use their own social media outlets to get the word out about your organization.
Key benefits include: ability to reach an extensive donor base through fundraising, expanding your non-profit's visibility to donors, no transaction fees, no monthly or annual fees, no software to purchase or download and eligibility for donasity's Giveback Program .
First, ensure you have received your access code to register your non-profit. If you have not, please email us to request an access code.
Second, setup a free Stripe account so you can receive your donations faster and securely.
Third, update your non-profit information by adding your logo, photo and detailed description so donors can see more about your organization.
You are ready to receive donations.
Donors can still give to your organization through donasity. A Remotely Created Check (RCC) will be issued and mailed on behalf of the donor to your organization. It may take up to 10 business days for receipt of an RCC.
A RCC is a check issued on behalf of the donor from the donor's information. donasity will mail the check to the non-profit organization's address registered with the IRS.
All organizations meeting the criteria under the program are eligible. Read more here: Giveback Program .
donasity's Ambassador Service is a back-end payment processing system through the use of an embeddable button placed on the organization's website.
Using this "donate now" button, your site can process donations through your donasity connection.
Ambassador clients can log in to their donasity account at any time to access their donation reports. Ambassador clients avoid buying expensive software to manage this process.
By using donasity for both fundraising and native site donations, Ambassador clients can access comprehensive reporting covering all of their on-line fundraising efforts.
To edit your password, log in and click the "Change Password" link located just under your name and address on your dashboard.
To recover a forgotten password, click the "login" link on the upper right corner of our home page, then click "Forgot Password". Follow the instructions to generate a new temporary password.
If you are unable to recover your password because your email address has changed, contact our Counselor Support team to help you.
Log in to your account and click the "Edit Account" link located just under your name and address on your dashboard.
We would like an opportunity to speak with you on why your account requires deletion. Please contact our Counselor Support team to speak with a representative and if there is still a need for deletion then our rep will guide you through the process.