Nonprofits must make it easy for supporters to engage with causes on their mobile devices. There are now 1 BILLION smartphones on the planet. Mobile is a huge opportunity for fundraisers. It allows us to reach people at new moments, including dawn (66% wake up with their phone). Around 67% of people already shop on their phone. Just as giving has followed but lagged online shopping trends, it’s fair to assume the same will prove true with mobile.
Network for Good has partnered with PayPal, the leader in mobile and digital payments, to provide a robust, mobile-friendly donation experience tailored to nonprofit fundraising. DonateNow is an all-in-one solution that helps nonprofits optimize their online and mobile fundraising. This solution provides a hosted and secure donation page that automatically displays differently on computers vs. smartphones. DonateNow features state-of-the-art mobile donations, including pledging. With DonateNow, your donors have the choice to give with their credit card or via PayPal for fast and easy mobile checkout.
Raise more money with a mobile donation page. DonateNow lets your donors give anywhere, anytime.
Because the decision to give is often impulsive, and because they make it so easy to act in the moment, smartphones and other mobile devices have the potential to unleash generosity for nonprofits. Mobile giving, though still new, is expanding rapidly. Learn the basics now, and you’ll be poised to reap the rewards for years to come. The digital fundraising and mobile payment experts at Network for Good and PayPal have outlined the key mobile trends for nonprofits to understand and share steps to prepare to take your nonprofit outreach and giving options mobile.
Can donors easily make a donation to your cause via mobile? Are you giving supporters a good experience when they view your website or read your emails on a smartphone? Test your nonprofit mobile readiness with this short quiz!