Whether you’re a charity or not-for-profit, a PTA or sports club, if you’re raising money for a good cause, PayPal has a solution for you.Get a business accountWhat I need to sign up
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Easy to set up, our solutions allow anyone to accept one-off and regular donations online, on mobile or in person.
Don't worry if you're not technical. Just copy and paste a line of code to add the PayPal donate button to your site. You can take one-off and repeat donations in minutes.
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Or, with a little more technical know-how, add PayPal Checkout to your site for a streamlined donation experience that keeps the donor on your site.
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Take Chip and PIN or contactless donations or payments at events with the Zettle reader – now a PayPal service.
Start selling your charity or not-for-profit club’s merchandise through your website.
Accept secure debit, credit card and PayPal payments. Your customers don’t need a PayPal account and the funds are in your account within seconds.
With PayPal, donors opt into Gift Aid by simply ticking a box. This declaration is then automatically applied to all future donations to your charity.
Once you’ve created your PayPal account, you can register your charity and enrol in PayPal Giving Fund – for free. Through it, you can reach new donors through eBay, Humble Bundle, the PayPal app and more. The PayPal Giving Fund charges no fees to charities for its own services.**
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It can be as simple as cutting and pasting a few lines of code to your website. That’s it. You’re ready to take donations.
Get the Zettle card reader and accept Chip & PIN or contactless donations or payments in person.
With one account, you’ll instantly have access to millions of PayPal users through donations on paypal.com and also in the PayPal app.
A combination of uncomplicated PCI compliance, advanced fraud screening and a best-in-class 24/7 support team are here to protect your organisation.
We understand that fundraising can have its peaks and troughs, especially for small charities. So we don’t charge any sign-up or monthly fees, and there are no extra fees for setup, statements, withdrawals or cancellation.
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* Don’t worry, we know you’re not a business. We just need to do the usual background checks to protect you and your donors.
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Can I get Gift Aid for my charity?
Yes. With PayPal, donors opt into Gift Aid by simply ticking a box. This declaration is then automatically applied to all future donations to the same charity.
How do I get an account set up as a charity?
How can my non-profit organisation begin accepting PayPal donations?
How do I apply for the discounted non-profit rate?
Can donors make recurring donations?
Can my organisation accept donations from donors who don’t have PayPal accounts?
What is the PayPal Giving Fund?
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