JustGiving & Swiftaid partner to help charities claim Gift Aid

It’s estimated that charities miss out on £564 million in Gift Aid every year. For big and small charities alike, processing Gift Aid often comes with a huge administrative burden and cost. And with new donation methods on the rise, such as contactless giving, charities are missing out on more Gift Aid. It’s time for Gift Aid innovation. Imagine a world where Gift Aid just happened – no guesswork, no paperwork. Charities simply received an extra 25% from the government on all eligible donations from UK taxpayers. Introducing JustGiving x…

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25,000 online fundraising pages set up to help people with the cost-of-living crisis

Almost 25,000 online fundraising pages have been set up by charities and crowdfunders to help people cope with the cost-of-living crisis, according to insight from JustGiving, the UK’s leading online fundraising platform. Crowdfunders and charities have collectively raised over £12 million through the platform so far this year, to help ease the burden of rent, mortgage payments and energy bills, as well as helping people gain access to food. Pages created to support people with their energy bills have seen the biggest surge, growing by over 1,600% and collectively raising…

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JustGiving Goes Platform Fee-Free For Charities In The UK

JustGiving, the world’s leading online giving platform, is removing platform fees from all fundraising campaigns and charitable donations from today, allowing its 24 million users to raise even more money for charities. JustGiving will no longer charge a 5% platform fee to charities in the UK. Instead, donors will be able to make a voluntary contribution to support the operation of JustGiving’s platform. These voluntary contributions will provide donors with choice and transparency, allowing charities to raise more and supporting the future sustainability of JustGiving’s platform. Thousands of charities rely…

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JustGiving removes fees for crowdfunding, disasters and major incidents

JustGiving, the world’s leading online giving platform, today announces major changes to its fee structure: JustGiving will not charge platform fees for its popular Crowdfunding product—allowing the site’s 24 million users to use the personal crowdfunding service without paying platform fees—only a third-party processing fee on card payments. JustGiving’s Crowdfunding product allows individuals and communities to raise money for personal causes and receive funds directly. Instead, users will have the option of making a contribution to support the operation of the platform. As a result, more funds raised via the…

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