ActivEd Is a Preferred Partner with PledgeCents to Bring Walkabouts to Your Classroom!
PledgeCents, a crowdsourcing fundraising organization, has had great success with implementing programs in districts across the United States.
What is PledgeCents, and how can it help implement Walkabouts in your school? Read the following frequently asked questions to learn more.
What is PledgeCents?
PledgeCents is an online fundraising platform for pre-K-12 needs.
How long does it take to sign up for PledgeCents, and how quickly can I raise money?
It takes just a few seconds to sign up and up to 30 days to be able to raise funds.
What does this partnership look like?
Teachers can raise funds for Walkabouts through the PledgeCents platform.
How can I use PledgeCents to fund my Walkabouts subscription?
1. Sign up via www.pledgecents.com/signup/partner/walkabouts.
2. Create your cause, and submit it for approval.
3. Spread the word, and raise the funds.
4. When you reach your goal, you receive access to Walkabouts without having to pay out of pocket.
What if I don't see my school on PledgeCents?
You can easily add your school by clicking, "I don't see my school." The PledgeCents team will verify and approve your school in 48 hours or less.
How much does it cost to use PledgeCents?
It is 100% free to sign up and create your cause. PledgeCents' fee (5% or 8%) is built into your cause goal to ensure you don't have any out-of-pocket costs. You can read all about PledgeCents fees here.
How is this different than other fundraising platforms?
1. You keep what you raise.
2. We work closely with you to help you raise the funds and raise awareness.
3. We streamline communication with your administration.
What happens after the funds are raised?
If you reach your fundraising goal, we will activate your subscription. Otherwise, when your cause is complete, you will receive an email to notify you of next steps.
What happens if I don't meet my goal?
With PledgeCents, you keep whatever you raise. You will receive an email to notify you of next steps after your cause is complete.