FirstGiving Features

Customized Pages to Match Your Brand

Customize your pages with your brand colors and logo to keep the fundraising and giving experience consistent across all your online channels.

  • Empower your supporters to create their own branded fundraising pages
  • Share personal stories and fundraising updates, plus embed videos and images
  • Allow your supporters to create teams and compete to reach fundraising goals

Event Fundraising and Registration

Quick, simple, and secure online registration for your events, plus the ability to register multiple supporters and teams all at once.

  • Collect registration fees and reward supporters with discount codes
  • Encourage supporters to create personal fundraising pages and donate during registration
  • Manage event operations, fundraising (with enforced minimums), and communications all in one place

Giving Days & Project Fundraising

Launch impactful, time sensitive campaigns. Create your own “countdown” donation form for a special project.

  • Take part in Giving Tuesday, an Awareness Month, or create your own specific Giving Day campaign
  • Fundraise for specific supplies or projects
  • Create a year-end or holiday fundraising appeal

Want to lower your fees? “Donor Pay the Fee” is the answer.

45% of donors choose to pay the fee on FirstGiving, making the average processing fee only 4.3%!

Embeddable Fundraising Widgets

Embed your “Donate Now” button, leaderboard, total raised barometer, and event registration widgets right on your website.

  • Highlight your most passionate supporters and teams with our leaderboard widget
  • Track and display your fundraising progress in real time anywhere
  • All participants can register and create fundraising pages without ever leaving your website

Fundraiser Communication Tools

Supporters can share their fundraising pages via email and social media.

  • Customize automated thank-you emails from both your organization and the individual fundraisers
  • Online donors receive tax receipts via email automatically from your organization
  • Segment your contact list to target different groups with the right messaging

Administration and Reporting

As a FirstGiving Admin, manage events, registration data, donations, and communications all in one place.

  • View not only online but offline donations reports
  • Review your event registration and donation reports
  • Export all your reports for donations, events, and campaigns as Excel or CSV files

Corporate Gift Matching

Free access to HEPdata’s database of over 200,000 corporate matching programs allows your donors to double the impact of their donation.

  • Seamless gift matching options built right into the donation process
  • Review employer-specific donation match policies, procedures, and terms
  • Provide donors with steps they need to take to activate the donation match

Looking for a donor management system? We have that too.

If you don’t already have a donor management system, or are looking to upgrade your current system, FirstGiving is integrated with GiftWorks Cloud. No exporting or importing needed!

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