FAQ :: Causes

How does Fundr™ raise money for my cause?

Every time your supporter uses the Fundr™ app to validate a fundraiser transaction at one of your partnered businesses, that transaction—and the giveback amount—is tracked. Accrued givebacks are automatically transferred from the merchant directly into your bank account every month.

What’s a “Giveback”?

A “giveback” is either a flat dollar amount or a percentage of purchase price that your sponsor business gives back to your cause for every qualifying transaction you refer to them via the Fundr™ app.

How does Fundr™ track transactions?

When a customer makes a qualifying transaction at a partnered business, he or she will scan the business’ Fundr™ QR code, which validates the transaction and adds another giveback to your cause.

What platforms is Fundr™ available on?

It is available for iPhone and iPad. Android and Microsoft versions are in development.

What software do I need to make the system work?

None. The administration dashboard is entirely web-based.

What’s a Qcode®?

A Qcode® is a keyword assigned to your organization that your supporters will use to find your profile in the Fundr™ app. It is also the code you will use to affiliate businesses to your cause.

How do I affiliate a new business to my cause?

Digitally: Send them an Invite to Join email from your Fundr™ administration dashboard. in person: Use the our New Business Invitation Kit to sign them up.

How much does it cost to use Fundr™?

Fundr™ is free to join and use.

Aren’t there fees?

Yes, there are, but we only get paid when a supporter makes a qualifying transaction at your fundraiser. We are a revenue share based service, so there are no up front costs or subscription fees. We only make money when you make money!

How much of the gross do you take?

Our current rate can be found at our website: This covers our software development, transaction fees, platform security and maintenance costs.

How much does the app cost?

It is a free download. Send out download links found on your dashboard to make it easy for supporters to download the Fundr™ app to their phones.

When do I get paid?

Funds will be deposited into your account by the 15th of each month for the previous month’s accrued givebacks, net the Fundr™ fees.

What do I get paid?

Each month, Fundr™ will transfer the giveback funds from a fundraiser to you, net the Fundr™ fees.

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