Like many organisations, many of the UK’s charities and social enterprises have been hit hard by the pandemic. Nearly two years of on-off lockdowns hit face-to-face fundraising events – a key source of revenue for many charities – and cash donations. Some struggled to retain volunteers, while others faced an increase in demand for their services.
The average transaction value is almost twice the amount of a regular donation. We feel it’s an indicator people will choose the open banking option when making large donations, for security and fraud reasons.
Oliver Shaw-Latimer, Director of Global Fintech, JustGiving
As charities look towards the post-Covid fundraising landscape, OBIE’s new publication ‘The charities guide to growth through open banking’, highlights the opportunities offered by open banking payment solutions.
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