What is Give as you Live and how can it work for you?
Give as you Live is an award-winning fundraising platform that works with over 3,600+ leading online retailers so a percentage of every spent is donated to charity, without costing the charity or the shopper a penny extra.
Your supporters sign up to Give as you Live to support your charity, then each time they shop online at supported retailers a commission is paid to Give as you Live by the retailer, which we share with you.Register your charity
Give as you Live works for all registered charities and causes including:
- National, regional and local charities
- Schools, pre-schools and playgroups
- Churches and Rotary groups
- Sports and social clubs
- Scouting associations
- Hospices, street pastors, care trusts, zoos, musical organisations
Why should you work with us?
Unlimited, unrestricted revenue for your charity
3,500+ online retailers including Amazon, eBay, John Lewis, Expedia and more are already signed up to donate a percentage of every penny your supporters spend online straight to you.
Your supporters can shop through the Give as you Live website, the Shopping Bar or on the go with the Mobile App, so no matter how they shop, they'll never miss an opportunity to raise funds for you.
Branded landing page
We will provide you with a custom URL to share with your supporters, this is specific to your charity and will ensure that when your supporters sign up on your landing page, that they automatically support your charity.
You can customise the landing page with an image, tagline and logo so it matches your branding and reflects the messaging and style of your own website.
Branded marketing collateral A full suite of collateral branded with your logo, including:
Posters, flyers and pledge cards
Upon request we can provide you with A4 branded posters, A5 flyers and pledge cards for traditional marketing.
These enable charities to publicise their cause while encouraging their supporters to shop through Give as you Live.
We can provide you with mobile-friendly emails to send to your supporter base advertising your Give as you Live campaign.
Each email will have your unique join link which allows supporters to sign up to support you direct from the email. Upon request we can also send these emails to your supporters and give you statistics about how well those emails have performed.
We also provide email footers and inserts to include in your everyday emails to maximise your promotion of Give as you Live.
All seasons and events covered
Upon request we can also provide your charity with seasonal campaigns to make sure you make the most events such as Easter, Father's Day, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, Christmas and New Year's.
We can also provide you with campaigns to target winter and summer holidays plus sporting events like marathons.
Easily track your progress:
You can manage your charity account and monitor your fundraising progress in your dedicated administration dashboard. Here you can:
- Monitor and download sign-up and shopper data
- Check the total amount raised
- Create reports
- Check payments to your charity
- Update your contacts and bank details
What other charities are saying View charity case studies
"We were delighted to receive our first cheque from Give as you Live from the funds raised so far. Give as you Live is a simple way of raising vital funds for the charity. I’d encourage those who haven’t already signed up to do so. It’s so easy to download and you can start shopping and donating within minutes."Steve Ford, Chief Executive at Parkinson's UK
"Raising funds is increasingly difficult in these difficult economic times and Give as you Live offers a fantastic way for people to show they care at no extra cost when buying the things they’d buy anyway.Simon C, Children’s Heart Federation
Everybody wins! The businesses get valuable customers and our charity gets a much needed slice of the profit."
"Give as you Live is one of those genuine win-win opportunities that I really encourage all of our staff, supporters and partner organisations to get behind."Karl Mitchell, The Woodland Trust
Still not sure if it can work for you? Join our weekly webinar
Want to know more about fundraising through Give as you Live? Please join our 15-minute introduction webinar where you’ll discover:
- What Give as you Live can achieve for your charity
- How to best use the marketing resources we offer
The webinars are held frequently, please register now.
Alternatively you can download our charity information pack which gives you all the information you'll need about working with Give as you Live. We also have a special version of this document for schools to download.