Raise Awareness and Funds on Facebook

To make it easier for you and your community to raise money, we’ve built tools to enable you and your supporters to raise funds to benefit your charity directly on Facebook.  Facebook charges no fees on donations made to benefit charities on Facebook.

Share the link below to activate your supporters to fundraise:

Create a Fundraiser

Raise Awareness and Funds on Facebook

To make it easier for you and your community to raise money, we’ve built tools to enable you and your supporters to raise funds to benefit your charity directly on Facebook.  Facebook charges no fees on donations made to benefit charities on Facebook.

Share the link below to activate your supporters to fundraise:

Collect Donations on Facebook

Post Donate button

Now your charity can benefit from money raised on Facebook with our donate button. The donate button is a quick way for people to donate to support your organisation without leaving Facebook. You’ll be able to add the button to your posts, making it easy for supporters to contribute in just a few taps.

Page fundraisers

Page fundraisers allows verified Pages of public figures, charities and brands to launch fundraising campaigns for their favourite charity causes. Tell others about your mission and rally around a fundraiser goal.
Create a fundraiser.

Inspire others to fundraise to benefit your charity

Facebook Fundraisers lets people raise money to benefit your registered charity  on Facebook.  Your supporters can set up a dedicated Page to share their story, tell others about your mission and build support around a fundraising goal.

Reach friends who care
Fundraisers give people the tools to get the word out through Facebook, Messenger, live video and email, all in a place that their friends already visit every day.

Easily allow supporters to raise funds to benefit your cause
Friends can donate in just a few clicks without leaving Facebook, making it easy for Facebook users to raise funds to benefit your cause.

Find new supporters
Each time someone donates, they are prompted to share and invite their friends. Shares and reshares also contain a donate button, making it easy to donate directly from News Feed.

Engage supporters with Live video

Live with Donate Button

More and more people are going live on Facebook to share their experiences. You and your supporters can now add a donate button to live videos on Facebook. Give people an inside look into your organisation and share the impact you’ve made.

Live video fundraisers can be a powerful way to raise awareness about your cause and connect instantly with the people who care the most.

Please note that this tool is available for profiles on iOS and Android, and for verified Pages via iOS only.

Fees and Eligibility

Is there a fee for collecting donations made on Facebook?

Charities on Facebook receive 100% of the money donated to them. Visit the FAQs.

Charitable organisations in these countries may be eligible for Facebook’s charitable giving tools:

– Australia
– Austria
– Belgium
– Canada
– Denmark
– Finland
– France
– Germany
– Ireland
– Italy
– Luxembourg
– Norway
– Poland
– Portugal
– Spain
– Sweden
– The Netherlands
– United Kingdom
– United States

Learn more about eligibility. Visit the FAQs

More frequently asked questions:

Who can donate?
Fundraising and Donations on Facebook FAQs

PayPal Giving Fund

As part of our effort to expand our charitable giving tools globally, we are excited to announce our partnership with PayPal Giving Fund Canada, which enables charities to fundraise on Facebook for the first time. PayPal Giving Fund is also powering Facebook fundraisers across the UK and Australia. This partnership will enable thousands of charities in PayPal Giving Fund Canada directory to access fundraising tools on Facebook for the first time and benefit from funds raised on Facebook.

How it Works

Fees

Charities on Facebook receive 100% of the money donated to them.

Eligibility

When people create a fundraiser to benefit a charity or add a donate button to a post, they select the charity they want to support from a list of available organisations. That list will now include charities based in Canada that are in the PayPal Giving Fund Canada directory. Please contact PayPal Giving Fund Canada for more details on how to opt in or out of their database of eligible charities.

Payout

FAQs

Q: Is there a list of charities that are going to be added through this partnership with PayPal Giving Fund Canada?

To find charities that can receive funds from PayPal Giving Fund Canada, visit
https://www.paypal.com/ca/webapps/mpp/givingfund/home.

Q: When will charities receiving funds via PayPal Giving Fund Canada receive donations?

Charities enrolled with PayPal Giving Fund Canada will typically be paid electronically within 15 to 45 days of the original donation. Donations made from the 1st to the 15th of the current month will be paid at the end of the current month; donations made from the 16th to the 30th/31st will be paid out at the end of the following month. For charities not enrolled with PayPal Giving Fund Canada, the payout may take up to 90 days. For more information visit here.

Q: How do I view payment transaction reports for money raised to benefit my charity by PayPal Giving Fund Canada on Facebook?

Enrolled charities can track the payments by logging in to the PayPal Giving Fund Canada dashboard using their charity’s PayPal account. Charities receiving cheques will first need to enrol with PayPal Giving Fund Canada to access their dashboard.

Q: How do I opt out of raising money on Facebook with PayPal Giving Fund Canada?

Charities benefitting from Facebook donations made to PayPal Giving Fund Canada can request to have their profiles removed from the PayPal Giving Fund Canada directory. To do so, please have an authorised representative of your charity send a request to PayPal Giving Fund Canada directly.

About PayPal Giving Fund Canada

PayPal Giving Fund Canada is a registered charity with the Canada Revenue Agency (# 081286775RR0001). Enrol your charity with the PayPal Giving Fund Canada to receive your funds faster.