To donate to a fundraiser, click the Donate Now button on the fundraiser's page. You can choose your donation amount after you've clicked Donate Now. You will then be asked to enter your credit card information and click submit to confirm your payment. Generosity fundraisers can only accept donations via credit card at this time and PayPal is not a supported payment processing option currently.
Which cards does Generosity accept?
Generosity accepts Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express. At this time, we do not accept prepaid cards.
When is the donor's credit card account charged?
Donations made by credit card are immediately debited at the time of donation.
How much does it cost to use credit cards?
Third-party payment processors charge a 3% + 30 cents fee on funds raised. There is a $25 wire fee for any bank outside of the U.S. receiving a disbursement. Generosity doesn’t charge a fee itself. See Third Party Fees for more information.
What is the 'Suggested Gift toward Generosity's Operating expenses'?
To keep Generosity free of platform fees, we allow users to donate directly to our platform for Generosity's operational costs. These cover the costs of the technical infrastructure essential to supporting thousands of active fundraisers every day. We greatly appreciate any donations to our platform, but it is completely optional.
If you'd like to change the amount of the 'Suggested Gift toward Generosity's Operating expenses,' simply follow these steps:
From the "Donate" page, Click "Edit" near the Suggested Gift Amount. Select an amount from the options listed, or enter your own amount into the field, and click "Done."
You'll see your donation amount, and Payment Total update to account for the change. Once you are happy with the total amount, feel free to complete your payment by clicking "Continue to Payment."