Donate as an Individual

As an Individual, you can donate a minimum of $5. When donating to a project, you may request that your donation is used towards a specific funding goal or all project needs. However, keep in mind that donated funds are used at the project's discretion, and not according to the requested allocation.

1.To donate to a project Sign in to Crowdfunding Platform and click Donate CTA on a project card.

Note: If you click Donate CTA on a project card on the Mentorship platform, you will be re-directed to the Crowdfunding section of the project.

2. Select Individual option on the donation form, the I want to give options show preset amounts for individual donor.

3. Select a preset amount or click in the I want to give field and type in a dollar amount.

4.Select a donation frequency option: One-time or Monthly. Note:

  • If you select Monthly, you will be billed on a recurring basis that is on the first calendar day of each month

  • You can cancel your recurring donation by logging into your account and changing your donation settings or by contacting

5. In the Donation allocation drop-down list, select a project goal for your donation to support, for example you can select Mentorship if you want to donate only towards the mentorship program of a project. Note: The project maintainers can adjust fund allocations and may not use the funds per requested allocation.

6. Credit or debit card lets you add a default card or edit a default card to use for your donation payment. Click Add Card or Edit Card to add or edit a card, respectively. Enter your card details and click Submit.

7. Review your donation summary and your donation amounts in the Review Donation section.

8. Agree to the terms and select the checkbox.

9. Click Submit Donation or Submit Subscription, depending on your donation selection. Result: Your Account page appears.

At any time, you can sign in to Crowdfunding Platform, navigate to your user account and select My Transactions to edit your monthly donation amount—click Edit monthly donation on the project of interest.

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