WePay

WePay

  • Integrated payments provider designed for leading online SaaS and crowdfunding platforms (like CrowdRise)
  • Fastest access to funds (nonprofits choose daily, weekly or monthly)
  • Ability to receive funds via direct deposit to bank account
  • Access to donation report within CrowdRise report center (includes Batch ID)
  • Additional access to detailed WePay deposit/reconciliation report available within CrowdRise report center
  • Supports 501(c)(3), 501(c)(4), and other eligible nonprofits in the United States and Canada
  • Simple account set up required (enrollment built into CrowdRise platform)
  • Donors will receive one email which includes donation confirmation details (populated by CrowdRise) and details of 501(c)(3) tax deductibility, if applicable (populated by WePay)
  • Donations will appear on donor credit card statement as WPY * CrowdRise
PayPal

*PPGF is the default payment partner on CrowdRise

  • Donor Advised Fund
  • Access to funds via check between 40 and 90 days from donation date
  • Ability to receive funds monthly via PayPal business account (enrolled nonprofits only)
  • Access to donation report within CrowdRise report center (does not include batch ID)
  • Additional access to basic reporting (details of aggregate amounts) available in PayPal Giving Fund dashboard (enrolled nonprofits only)
  • Supports 501(c)(3) nonprofits in the United States
  • No enrollment necessary (receive funds via check). Optional enrollment with PayPal Giving Fund (receive funds electronically)
  • Donors will receive two emails 1) donation confirmation from CrowdRise 2) donation tax receipt from PayPal Giving Fund
  • Donations will appear on donor credit card statement as PAYPAL *GFM* PPGF

Are donations secure?

Yes - Both payment partners are PCI Level 1 Compliant (that's the best) and offer industry-leading Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. WePay is based in Palo Alto, CA and processes transactions for over 250,000 merchants. PayPal Giving Fund is an IRS-registered 501(c)(3) public charity (Federal Tax ID: 45-0931286). In 2017 PayPal Giving Fund received more than $100m in donations from over 1 million donors, and made grants to more than 45,000 charities.

Do platform fees or credit card fees differ between payment partners?

No - The platform and credit card fees are the same for both WePay and PayPal Giving Fund in that fees are based on the nonprofit account type on CrowdRise.

Questions?