Help Article

What crowdfunding campaigns does PayPal support?

The three types of crowdfunding modelsthat we support are: personal fundraising, charitable fundraising and reward-based funding. 
  • Personal fundraising includes things like raising money for personal or family medical bills, funeral expenses, education, or vet bills.
  • Charitable fundraising includes donation-based campaigns to support organisations such as registered charities, schools and sports teams, or to provide support to other individuals. These campaigns are typically performed via:
    • Monetary donations where all the money goes to the charity or group
    • Merchandise sales where all, or a portion, of the proceeds is given to the charity or group
  • Reward-based funding is usually a crowdfunding campaign that offers related non-monetary rewards in exchange for their contributions.  Common examples include new product development like video games, movies, or new gadgets related to the campaign.

 

We're sorry. The page you're looking for is no longer available. To search again or contact us, please visit our Help Centre.