Getting Started

As an approved Give Lively member, you have free and unlimited access to our entire platform. But first, you MUST complete the following three steps directly with Stripe, the independent business that processes payments made through our technology.

Fundraising Solutions

Browse guides for each of our products, grouped by fundraising solution.

System

Go deeper into how our platform works and the actions you can take to maximize your use of it.

Resource Hub

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Getting Started

As an approved Give Lively member, you have free and unlimited access to our entire platform. But first, you MUST complete the following three steps directly with Stripe, the independent business that processes payments made through our technology. Our Give Lively fundraising pages will not function if your nonprofit does not have a fully authorized Stripe account.

give lively product feature list

Our fundraising technology has been in regular development since 2015, propelled by direct collaboration with our nonprofit members. Here’s what makes our solutions special:

We believe nonprofits should not sacrifice their means to satisfy their missions, so we’ve built and support a powerful, practical and free fundraising platform that answers their needs.

Can’t find an important detail? Review our feedback forum, roadmap and changelog to see if a feature was proposed and may be under development; request it if it isn’t.
If you are experiencing an issue with any of our features, contact customer support at support@givelively.org.

PLATFORM-WIDE FEATURES

  • Forever Free!
  • Fully rounded and integrated platform of multiple fundraising products and solutions.

Flexibility

Design

Payments

Security

  • Data served using end-to-end encryption and SSL protected pages
  • Data stored on encrypted databases, only when necessary and for as long as required 
  • Underpinned by industry-leading service partners that ensure continuous operations, support and security
  • PCI Level 1 Compliance via multiple partners

Data & Analytics

  • Unlimited access to real-time donor data and on-demand data exports
  • Integration with Google Tag Manager for marketing and analytics follow-up
  • Donation tracking using Referrer URL and utm_source

Support

System & Integrations

Flexibility

Design

Pages and widgets can include:

Text-to-Donate provides:

Payments

Digital Fundraising Solution Benefits

  • Livestreaming capability with YouTube/Vimeo 
  • Campaign Page look and feel instantly adopted by embeddable Donation Widget 
  • Text-to-Donate works seamlessly with Campaign Pages and Donation Widgets
  • All are designed for use with Live Display
  • Event Fundraising, Peer-to-Peer Fundraising and Team Fundraising pages easily associated with Campaign Pages 
  • Campaign Pages and Donation Widgets organically lead supporters to create individual and team Peer-to-Peer Fundraising pages.

Flexibility

Design

Event Ticketing pages can include:

Live Display can include:

Text-to-Donate provides:

  • custom text codes as short as three characters
  • text codes don’t expire
  • unlimited use of 44-321 short code (only on U.S. phone carriers) at no cost to nonprofit
  • secure web page link sent to donors 
  • broad applicability (social media, website, promotional video, live display, print materials, out-of-home advertising, livestreaming, blog articles etc.)

Payments

Event Fundraising Solution Benefits

  • Livestreaming capability with YouTube/Vimeo
  • Display dollars raised at event on Campaign Pages and Live Display
  • Live Display showcases Text-to-Donate short code & text code
  • Event Ticketing fundraising pages easily connect to Campaign Pages

Flexibility

Design

Payments

Peer-Based Fundraising Solution Benefits

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TEXT-TO-DONATE Features

Flexibility

Design

  • Mobile-friendly giving at its finest -- optimized for wifi-free, on-the-spot giving by simultaneous users
  • Each custom text code instantly tied to a campaign 
  • Secure web page link sent to donors at no cost to nonprofit 
  • Short code and text code easily displayed
  • Works in tandem with Live Display, as well as live fundraising thermometers on Campaign Fundraising pages, to track and exhibit donations in seconds

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Every day, our members reach their fundraising goals for free on Give Lively.

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