Listed below are details about the PayPal Giving Fund which has began providing donations to the Education Foundation.
PayPal Giving Fund is a registered non-profit that raises new funds for charities through technology. Harnessing PayPal’s assets, PayPal Giving Fund is working to create a network of donors, businesses & charities so all can participate in helping charities raise new, unrestricted funds. Working with leading internet businesses, PayPal Giving Fund generates more than $35m in donations each year to benefit charities in the US and UK. Participation in PayPal Giving Fund is free, and we provide donation and donor reports, issue tax receipts, aggregate donations for monthly electronic distribution, and handle legal registration requirements — all without charging donors or charities for our services.*
PayPal makes it easy for donors to find and support their favorite charities while at home or on the go. Giving opportunities embedded in the PayPal customer experience are enhanced by seasonal campaigns and promotions that forge new connections and inspire people to give more and more often.
eBay for Charity
eBay for Charity makes it easy for buyers and sellers to support your charity in one of the world’s largest marketplaces. When your charity is part of the PayPal Giving Fund network, eBay sellers can donate a portion of their sales to benefit your organization, and buyers can add donations at checkout. Special features help eBay for Charity items stand out, and eBay incentivizes charitable selling by crediting sales fees on charitable proceeds.
Humble Bundle, is a leading retailer of digital games and eBooks that offers its customers the opportunity to support the charities in our network with every purchase they make. Through an innovative “pay what you want” pricing model, customers can choose not only what they want to pay, but also designate that a portion of the sale be donated to the charity of their choice.
GoFundMe is a crowdfunding platform that lets people raise funds to benefit their favorite charities. Through the site, your supporters can create their own unique fundraising campaigns to support your charity. Then they can share their campaigns through social media to drive donations. It’s a great way to raise funds, and raise awareness of your cause.