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The Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford

$32,365 total raised 124 total gifts received from donors $261 average gift size “Within the first hour of our event, GiveSmart paid for itself and then some. We raised over $13,000 after the first 30…

St. Saviour High School

188 total gifts received from donors $17,458 total raised through this event $93 average gift size “What drew me to [GiveSmart] was the ease of use. We don’t have an IT department, so I needed…

St. Augustine High School

$250,634 total raised 656 total gifts received from donors $381 average gift size for event Challenge Solution St. Augustine High School is a college preparatory school for young men in grades 8-12 in New Orleans….

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United Way of Central Indiana

18% YoY increase in People’s Choice Voting Fundraising $11,800+ raised during their auction 1 platform “A guiding principle, both of the marketing team at our organization, but especially our finance team who does all of…

Wildlife SOS

$328,000 collected 392 recurring gifts $8,800 mobile subscribers “GiveSmart helped us collect more than $328,000 by making it easy for our donors to give in the moment from anywhere.”   – Kate Schnepel, Development Director  Challenge…

Virginia Tech Foundation

+800 gifts 200 gifts made via text 60% of gifts made on a mobile device “Text messaging proved to be just as important as our other marketing channels like direct mail and email marketing.”  –…

United Way of Salt Lake Engagement

$61,355 dollars raised 4,240 donors Challenge Solution United Way of Salt Lake needed to enrich its relationship with its Young Leaders, a group of young philanthropic professionals committed to reducing poverty and focusing on educating…

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The University of Notre Dame: Alumni Engagement

1,001 alumni subscribed 844 still receive text updates 83% subscribers retained Challenge Solution The University of Notre Dame was having issues engaging its alumni. They realized that if they could create communication with this donor…

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Northwood University

$13,370 collected through donations 160 donors $10,000 matching grant “[GiveSmart] crowdfunding made it fun for alumni to raise donations and easy for them to make a difference… which was a big win for us! “ –…

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The University of Notre Dame: Reunion

“We really love how we can customize the user experience and then hit go. [GiveSmart] takes care of it.” – Patrick Borders, Marketing Specialist  Challenge Solution Striving for the best characterizes a top-tier university and…

Supporting Our Aging Religious

25% increase in net profit for DC Gala 40% increase in net profit for NY Gala “Thanks to [GiveSmart] our virtual galas were successful financially (which was a big relief) and in quality (which was…

Memorial Medical Center Foundation

133 total gifts received from donors $463,408 total raised through this event $290 average gift size for event “Because of the support we received from [GiveSmart], and the amazing fundraising tools it offers, we were…

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What our clients say

We needed a platform to make sales online and to track and display ads for our sponsors. GiveSmart was perfect. We ended up making close to $15,000 more than we had hoped for. Definite better ROI than we anticipated. The interface is easy to use and provides plenty of options to get help if needed.

Michelle M.

The Rotary Club of South Whidbey Island

Using GS has created ease in auction bookkeeping, payments, and generating post-event thank you/tax letters. While we were online during COVID, our interactions with our GiveSmart via phone, email, and zoom were seamless. A representative always got back to us within the day. I would recommend GiveSmart to anyone doing a large online event.

Julie G.

MicroFinancing Partners in Africa

GiveSmart is highly flexible - you can use it for [a] simple registration and check-in, to full-scale galas with complex order forms, onsite upsells, live auctions, seating management, and more.

Jamie F.

Hope Chest for Breast Cancer

GiveSmart is easy to use and ideal for virtual events and can be used for in-person events to manage the silent auction, seating charts, and check-in to the event. Being able to use the platform for unlimited events within the contract year is very useful and being able to add other users and volunteers for different levels of access is helpful as well.

Dawn L.

Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County