Mobile Giving: You can now give $10 to Develop Africa from your mobile phone, if you a have a US number. The $10-per-text is charged to your phone bill and you can do this 4 times a month.
How to Give:
To give $10 to the FAWE Girl's Computer Project on GlobalGiving
Text "GIVE 4792 to 80088"
Here are the steps involved:
You text: GIVE 4792 to 80088
Auto Response: To confirm your $10 donation to GlobalGiving reply with the word YES. Info? Visit: mGive.org/T or txt HELP. Msg & Data Rates May Apply
You must respond with: Yes
Auto Response: Thanks! $10 charged to your phone bill. Txt GIVE up to 3x for GG donations. Info? Visit mGive.org/T or txt HELP.STOP to end. Msg & Data Rates May Apply
Auto Response: Reply with YES for GlobalGiving Alerts to find out how your donation is used! Up to 4 msg/mo. Info? Txt HELP, to end txt STOP. Msg & data rates may apply.
You must first text the keyword to 80088, and then you must reply with YES to confirm your donation. Both steps must happen for the donation to go through.
The final auto-response optional message invites you to sign up for future messaging. (You can also reply YES to this if you choose to do so.)
What about receipts?
Donations through the mobile giving platform are actually donations to the mGive Foundation, and not GlobalGiving. The mobile phone bill can act as a receipt, or a full mobile donation report can be viewed and printed at mGive.org/receipt (or mGive.org/r)
GlobalGiving is a fundraising partner with Develop Africa.