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

Your one-stop shop for using Give Lively technology.

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.

Text-to-Donate
Text-to-Donate

Text-to-Donate

Our easy, mobile-first method for capturing contributions when donors are on the go -- at an event, keeping active, dining with friends etc. Donors text a custom code (only accessible on U.S. phone carriers) and give via a secure fundraising page.

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EXAMPLES

Set up Text-to-Donate

Text-to-Donate powers easy mobile giving through text codes. Learn how to set up a custom text code and start receiving donations via SMS (only on U.S phone carriers).

Understand what a Text-to-Donate short code is

A 'short code' is a five-digit number used to send and receive text messages (on U.S. phone carriers only). It is a critical part of how Text-to-Donate works. Learn what Give Lively's dedicated (not shared) short code is and how much it costs you (spoiler: nothing).

Make the most of Text-to-Donate: our ultimate guide

In this guide, we review Text-to-Donate best practices, and examples of how it can be implemented as a vital part of a fundraising strategy.

Campaign Pages
Donation Widget
Event Ticketing
Live Display