Start a Monthly Giving Program in a couple of minutes

Start a Monthly Giving Program in a couple of minutes

To build a successful monthly giving program normally takes a lot of planning and efforts. But with PayForm is as easy as 1-2-3.  Create a simple donation form for your nonprofit and customize to fit your organization needs. Also, you don’t need any coding or design experience. In this article we’re going to cover the best way to start a monthly giving program using PayForm.

How to start a monthly giving program using PayForm

Step 1 – Create a simple payment form in PayForm

To get started, just head up to PayForm and create your first payment form. Create a basic payment form to create an account. You will be directed to Stripe to create an account. Stripe is one of the leading credit cards processors available, and has an excellent program for 501(c)(3) nonprofits so feel free to check it out. You also don’t need a dedicated merchant account to use Stripe, so it’s an awesome way to get started. Once you are ready, and have both, a Stripe account and a PayForm account, it’s time to get started creating your monthly giving program on PayForm

Step 2 – Customize it start your monthly giving program

One of the bases os a successful monthly giving program, is to let your donors decide how much they want to donate. In PayForm it’s really easy as it just requires sliding a switch.

With the Free Donation option enabled, your donors will be able to choose whichever amount they’d like to donate. They also can have the option to make this donation recurring (of course, this is the base of a successful monthly giving program, so make sure to also check this option.

Step 3 – Promote it to your donors and start receiving donations

Now that your donation form is ready, start promoting it. You can embed it in your website, or direct your donors directly to your form. The choice is yours.