Why online donations?
Churches rely on the generosity of their communities to enable their mission and ministry. Whilst our church buildings are closed and we are unable to receive cash offerings, it's important that we offer alternative ways for people to give. Online giving is a good mechanism to enable one-off donations from people and to act as an alternative way to give for those who regularly donate by cash or for occasional and new givers. Recommended platforms are safe and secure to use, and usually are able to claim Gift Aid on your behalf.
Online giving is a really good mechanism, but it's not enough on it's own - here are three simple points to get you going: