The best non-profit crowdfunding platforms

Ranked by fees

All data captured from respective websites on 23 May 2015
# Platform Fees Fees on a $20k campaign Notes
1 Chuffed.org 0% $0 Donors pay 2.0-2.9% + 30c credit card fees. Donors choose how much to give to Chuffed.org (if anything)
2 Fundly 4.9% $980 You pay 3% credit card fees
3 Crowdrise 5% $1,000 You pay 2.9% + 30c credit card fees. Only 501(c)3 and personal causes allowed.
4 Indiegogo 9% $1,800 Only if goal is reached, 5% of fee is refunded. You pay 3% credit card fees
5 GoFundme 9.25% $1,850 Fee is 9.25% for charities. For others, fee varies from 6.7% - 7.9%

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# Platform Fees Fees on a $20k campaign Notes
6 Kickstarter 5% $1,000 Does not allow charity campaigns. Only creative campaigns. You pay 3-5% credit card fees
7 Buzzbnk 5% $1,000 You pay 2% credit card fees
8 JustGiving/Yimby 5% $1,000 You pay 1.3% credit card fees. Only 30 day campaigns available
9 Pozible 5% $1,000 You pay 2.4-3.4% credit card fees. Non-profits need to create a GiveNow account to fundraise.
10 Startsomegood 5% $1,000 You pay 3% credit card fees

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