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6 Great Fundraising Tools for Schools

If you are looking for some good web tools for running digital fundraising campaigns in your school, the selection below has you covered. You can use them for a variety of purposes including event fundraising, team or individual fundraising, cause fundraising and many more. Most of these tools have also their corresponding mobile apps so you can take your digital fundraising efforts anywhere you go. Enjoy

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  1- GoFundMe

‘GoFundMe is the world’s largest personal fundraising platform. With the GoFundMe app, you can quickly launch and manage a fundraising campaign from start to finish. Upload photos from your phone, share your campaign to get the word out, get notified about new donations and thank each supporter quickly and easily. When it’s time, withdraw the funds to your bank account or send the funds directly to someone else.’

2- Patreon


‘Patreon is a recurring crowdfunding platform for all types of artists and creators. For fans, this is a way to support your favorite creators for making the stuff you’re crazy about. For creators, Patreon is a way to get paid by your fans for making the things you’re already making (videos, songs, webcomics, anything!). Together, creators and patrons foster a community of awesomeness by empowering the new generation of content creators.’

3- DoonorsChoose


‘DonorsChoose.org makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Public school teachers from every corner of America create classroom project requests, and you can give any amount to the project that inspires you.’

4- Shaparoo


‘Head back to school with Shoparoo, the app that makes school fundraising fun and hassle-free! No more selling wrapping paper or candy door-to-door, no more meticulously cutting labels for hours, and no more money out of your own pocket. Just snap pictures of your everyday receipts for real cash donations from Shoparoo directly to the school of your choice.’

5- Fundraise


Fundraise allows anyone to create a donation page in less than 5 minutes, and to start collecting contributions online immediately - no personal, credit card, or bank account information needed.

6- GiveCampus


‘GiveCampus is a social fundraising and engagement platform. It empowers educational institutions to meet donors where they spend their time and make giving more than just a transaction -- increasing acquisition, reactivation, retention, and upgrades. By blending models like crowdfunding, peer-to-peer fundraising, and social networking, GiveCampus helps make philanthropy more social, more interactive, and more fun.’