To ensure that your organization’s Givelify account is fully set up and ready for launch, you can make a $1 or $2 test donation and then use the dashboard to verify that your charity receives the funds.

First, download the free Givelify mobile donation app from the App Store or Google Play.

Then open the app and follow these step-by-step instructions to make your first donation:

  1. Locate your organization in the app
    • If you are within a 2 mile radius, you can use the Nearby tab and find your organization on the GPS map.
      • Tap on the icon that represents your organization and then tap Give To.
    • To search for your organization:
      • Tap the Search tab at the top of your screen.
      • Select Charities.
      • Enter the organization’s name, city, and state into the spaces provided.
      • Tap Search.
      • Find your organization in the list of results and tap Give To.
  2. On your organization’s app profile, tap the green Give button.
  3. Select the amount you would like to donate, or tap Other to enter a different amount.
  4. Select a donation envelope.
  5. Tap Give Now.

To complete your first donation, you will need to create an account. Follow these steps:

  1. On the popup, tap Sign Up.
  2. Choose Sign-in with Facebook or Sign Me Up by E-Mail.

Signing up by e-mail:

  1. Enter your name, e-mail address, and password into the spaces provided.
  2. Tap the green Sign Me Up button.
  3. An e-mail will be sent to the address you provided with an activation link. To activate your account, click the link in the e-mail.
  4. In the app, tap Continue.

Now that you have created an account, you will be able to complete your test donation. Follow these steps:

  1. Tap the green Give Now button.
  2. When prompted with a reminder about your activation e-mail, tap Cancel.
  3. Securely enter your payment information in the spaces provided.
  4. Complete your donation.

Note: For future donations, save time by tapping the 1-Tap Give Now button.