how text donations work

Commonly Asked Questions About Our Mobile Giving Service

Commonly Asked Questions About Our Mobile Giving Service

Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions page. It's a great place to start if you have questions. In the meantime, here are some common questions we get from customers.

Eric Bryant, January 16, 2019

Text Message Donations for Nonprofits

Text Message Donations for Nonprofits

What if you're a small nonprofit, just starting out? You likely don't have a lot of financial resources at your disposal. You may not be able to afford member management tools like Wild Apricot, which tend to be geared to more well-established organizations with larger budgets. 

Many smaller, well-managed nonprofits find success using our innovative text to donate platform. 

Eric Bryant, January 16, 2019

GMG vs. Text.Gives (Bidr)

GMG vs. Text.Gives (Bidr)

For all these reasons, we think we're the clear winner. Bidpal (Text.Gives) does offer some nice features, but the point is to raise money. Some of Text.Gives' features have been demonstrated to diminish conversion rates.

Eric Bryant, January 16, 2019

Text 77948: How Does This Short Code Work?

Text 77948: How Does This Short Code Work?

Essentially, these 5- or 6-digit numbers are miniature phone numbers. They’re actually called Common Short Codes (CSC), and they’re programmed to respond to specific keywords.

Short codes are convenient for sending mass messages out to people regularly. They also work very well for the purpose of raising money.

Eric Bryant, January 16, 2019