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How to Add a PayPal Donation Button to Your Website

Many organizations and nonprofit groups accept donations online through their websites.

One of the best ways to do this is by placing a Paypal donation button on your website.

This makes it easy and convenient to accept donations from anyone in the world who has a PayPal account. Your organization must also have a PayPal account, of course, to accept the donations.

Below are some links to articles I found about how to use a PayPal button on your website to receive charitable … read more

Online Fundraising with Squidoo

Is your nonprofit organization or charity doing fundraising online?
If not, this is something that you should be looking into.

There are many types of online fundraising methods. A new and innovative way is by building a lens on the website.

What exactly is a Squidoo lens?

A lens is simply a webpage on that is built to serve as a guide on a specific topic. The page contains relevant information about the topic and links to other places on the internet … read more

Google Awards Free Advertising to Nonprofit Organizations

Does your nonprofit organization or charity have a website? Would you like to bring more visitors to your website so you can raise awareness for your cause or program?

One way to bring visitors to a website is to use the Google AdWords advertising program. Most nonprofit organizations have a limited advertising budget and in response to this Google has a grant award program called Google Grants. The Google Grant is an in-kind award of free AdWords advertising credits.

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Fundraising with Amazon

Your organization, club, or group, can utilize and collect cash donations as well as post your Wish List for your supporters. Your organization can also join the Amazon Associates Program and earn commisions on purchases made by members of your organization or your supporters. Using is a great way to fundraise. You do not even need a website to do this. All you need is for your organization’s fundraising representative to register as an associate.

Create a Wish List … read more

Fundraising Through PayPal Donations

Many people are aware of PayPal and have used it to pay for eBay auctions. Anyone with an e-mail address can set up a PayPal account to send and receive money. Your club, team, or non-profit organization can also benefit by receiving donations via PayPal. Your supporters can send a secure online payment using a credit card, or make a transfer from their bank account.

Receive Cash Donations through your Website

If your organization … read more

eBay Giving Works Auctions

eBay Giving Works is an innovative program designed to put the power of the eBay Marketplace to work for nonprofit organizations. To date, more than $40 million has been raised for nonprofits through items sold on eBay. Any nonprofit organization can fundraise through eBay.

There are two ways to sell items through eBay as a nonprofit

Community Selling – Anyone can sell items on eBay and donate part of or the entire final sale price to your … read more

Cafe Press for Fundraising

Does your organization need to create some t-shirts for a special event? Or, how about some mugs, magnets, mouse pads, aprons, cds, or books, all customized with your group’s logo? With you can create and sell a variety of customizable products with zero upfront costs and zero inventory investment.

Set up a free website store at and your club can sell personalized products year-round. Your members will want to buy them for themselves or for gifts. You can use … read more

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