How-to: Fund Matching Help Center

HELP CENTER

  1. Pledge to Match 

2. On a desktop,create a Fundraiser for your nonprofit from your organization’s Facebook Page

Click the … More button on your Fundraiser and click Match Donations

  • Must be a Page Admin of the Page to create a match
  • The Page Admin who creates the donation match “owns” the match, meaning that only this person is permitted to edit/confirm/delete the match
  • View all your Page Fundraisers by clicking the Fundraisers Tab in the left-hand menu on your organization’s Page

3.  Click Choose Pledge Amount

4.  Select the dollar amount that your organization wishes to pledge using the provided amount options, or click Other to enter your specific match amount—then enter your payment source and click Schedule Payment to confirm your pledge amount

5. You’re all set! Click Done to exit this screen

  • You may use a credit card or PayPal as the payment source
  • If using a corporate card, the corporate card must list the name of the page admin that is pledging the match

6. Now that your match amount is set, the amount will be publicly displayed on your Fundraiser page to inform potential supporters about your organization’s pledge to match donations

  • After someone donates to a Fundraiser that has pledged to match donations, their receipt will show how much of their donation counted toward the matching amount
  • Once the matching donation is fulfilled, you can see the donation on the Fundraiser page