Personal Fundraising Sites

Site Total Raised Supporters Platform Fee Payment Fee Important to Know
$5B 50M 0% 2.9% + $0.30 Can withdraw immediately and deposits take 2-5 business days
24/7 rapid email support, mobile app, superior add beneficiary feature
GoFundMe Guarantee protects donors and beneficiaries from fraud
$900M 8M 0% 2.9% + $0.30 Can withdraw immediately and deposits take 2-5 business days
Only available in US and Canada
Limited support hours (offers chat), no donor guarantee policy
$600M 2M Up to 15% 2.0% All donations are tax-deductible
Accepts PayPal, Amazon Pay, major credit cards and checks
Specifically for classroom projects
$425M NA 0% 2.8% + $0.30 Built for wedding and honeymoon registries
Offers discounts and special deals with partners in wedding industry
Fundraising for other personal needs not allowed
$330M NA 4.9% 2.9% + $0.30 Can withdraw immediately and deposits take 2-5 business days
Limited email support hours, no donor guarantee policy
$100M 9M 0% 3.0% + $0.30 Supports over 200 countries
Wait 3 weeks to withdraw, takes 2-5 business days to arrive
Limited email support, no mobile app
NA NA 5% 2.9% Supports UK gift aid
14-day wait to withdraw and deposits take 6-10 business days
Limited email support hours, no donor guarantee policy
NA NA 6.9% + $0.30 Can withdraw immediately and deposits take 7+ days
Zero fees for charities registered with Facebook
Difficult to contact support, no donor guarantee policy

Project-based Fundraising Sites

Site Total Raised Supporters Platform Fee Payment Fee Important to Know
$3B 14M 5% 3 - 5% Specializes in creative projects with robust reward level feature
14-day wait to withdraw and deposits take 5-7 business days
Limited email support hours, requires Kickstarter approval to launch
$1B 9M 5% 3.5 - 9% Offers "flexible funding" pay more fees to not hit goal
3-week wait to withdraw and deposits take 2-5 business days
Limited email support hours
$100M NA $199+/mo subscription Connects entrepreneurs with investors looking for opportunities
Includes analytics and benchmarking data to help build business plan
$60M NA 3 - 5% 2.4 - 3.5% Offers live crowdfunding workshops
Must hit goal to withdraw funds
Not Available 1M 5% 5.0% + $0.30 per donation Great for creative projects
Donors must pledge an ongoing amount to creators