Nonprofit Help Center

Launch and scale your Goodworld tools with the help of our knowledge base. Here, you can find best practices, how-to's, and answers to FAQs.

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Fund Designations

Create and separate your fundraising initiatives to keep track of how much they're raising and how you communicate with your donors.
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Giving Pages

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Getting Started: Dashboard Tour

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Offline donation tracking

How does Cheerful track credit or money that comes offline as checks etc?
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Social media integrations

How does Cheerful integrate with social media?
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Social media fundraising

Does Goodworld have the capability to sign up through Google or Facebook?
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Fundraiser reports and activities

Can Cheerful pull reports on fundraiser activities and instantly email the fundraiser to follow-up or post?
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Donor CRM

What does "donor CRM" refer to on Cheerful?
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Unbranded platform fees

How is the 2.8% platform fee assessed?
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Co-branding

What is"Co-branding" and what does it look like?
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Multiple fund designations

Are donors able to pick which account their donation goes into from the app or does all Cheerful donations go into our general fund?
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CRM data migration

Is there a way to transfer data from our Cheerful dashboard to the Raisers Edge database or does it have to be manually transferred?
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Marketing and promo materials

Will any marketing or promo materials be provided when I join?
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Refunds

How long will a refund take to be shown in a donor’s account?
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Photo pixel size

What is the ideal photo pixel size for the background of the donation page?
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Credit card updates

How can I update my credit card information?
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Event notifications

How can I make sure that I am getting notifications when people purchase tickets?
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Donor tax deductions

Are donor charitable contributions with covered processing fees tax deductible or just what is given minus the fees?
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Create a report

How can I create a report?
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Text color

Can I change the text color on my page?
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Lost donor receipts

Our donor has lost their receipt from Cheerful and would like a copy sent to her. What should we do?
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Editing font

How can I change the size, color and font of the text on my page?
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Errors when refunding donors

Why do I get an error when I try to refund a donor?
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Switching accounts

How can I switch between my personal donor and nonprofit accounts?
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Facebook group donations

How do I create a group Facebook donation?
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Social media funds

How do I link my social media funds raised to my campaign?
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Hourglass icon

What does the hourglass icon mean?
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Transaction processing fees

What are the processing fees per transaction?
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Data migration to Goodworld

I already use a software platform to manage and collect donations. Can your support team migrate my data over easily?
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Platform fees

What are the platform fees?
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Failed donor payments

How can I handle failed donor payments with your platform?
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Event promo codes

Can I offer promo codes for my event ticketing?
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Donor tax receipts

Are tax receipts and invoices available to donors?
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Retrieving donor names

How can I find the names of my donors?
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Anonymous donations

Can donors choose to be anonymous?
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Donor dedications

Can donors dedicate P2P campaigns in honor/tribute/memoriam of someone?
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Outside donations

I have received donations outside of Goodworld that I want included with all other Goodworld donations. How do I do this?
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Spare change donor notifications

Will I receive notifications when a donor signs up for spare change with us?
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Managing recurring donations

As a nonprofit, am I able to pause or stop a donor’s recurring donations?
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Exporting data into a CRM

Can I export donor data into my CRM?
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Edit welcome email

Is there a way to edit the welcome email the donor receives when creating a Cheerful account?
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Using different bank accounts

Can I link different campaigns to different bank accounts?
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Donor list size

Is there a limit on the number of donors and/or contacts I can store in my platform?
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Canceling account

How do I cancel my account?
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Auto-upgrade

If our nonprofit raises over a certain amount, will we be auto-upgraded into a higher plan?
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Embedding forms

How do I embed a form on my website?
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Depositing payments - Connect Stripe

How do I connect my bank account?
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Data security

Can you tell me more about how you ensure data security?
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CRM integration

With which third-party CRM systems does Cheerful integrate?
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Media updates

Can I send video and picture updates to donors through the platform and app?
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Donor communication

If I want to send a non-automated email or text to donors, can I easily do so through your platform and app?
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Canceling an event

If I have to change or cancel an event, will automated emails and refunds be sent to the guest list?
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Donation Forms

Our website was not created with Wordpress, Squarespace or Wix. Will the embedded donation forms still work for us?
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Payments with Stripe

What is Stripe?
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Ease of use

Will the platform take a lot of time for someone to administer?
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Continued support

What if I have questions along the way?
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Platform set-up

How long can I expect it take for me and my team to learn how to use this platform?
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Implementation time

How long will it take to implement Cheerful Giving as a branded platform for my nonprofit?
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