CAF Donate


CAF Donate helps you reach more people, and process their donations quickly and without hassle. Whether it's the all-important Direct Debits or secure payment processing - we've got it covered.

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Watch our video to see how CAF Donate can help you.


Boost donations with Direct Debits

Turn one-off donations into regular giving.

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Design your own donation page

Take card, PayPal and Direct Debit donations online, through your own website.

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All your donations in one place

Process donations received by post or phone, and view all your donations online.

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Gift Aid done for you

We can save you time and money by claiming Gift Aid for you.

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Other great features

  • No set-up fee or monthly charge.
  • Get donations quicker - upload CAF Voucher and CharityCard donations.
  • We won't make you wait 30 days for donations.
  • Take payments through mobile, tablet and desktop.
  • Create campaigns for charity fundraising events.
  • Share your campaigns through social media.
  • Create reports showing donations and donor details for finance and fundraisers.
  • Dedicated support from our expert team.
  • Safe and secure – we are PCI compliant and protect your donors’ information.
See how you can help donors give more with a simple and easy donation experience.


Sign-up is completely free

It doesn't cost you a penny to create an account and there are no fixed
monthly charges. Fees depend on how many donations you receive.

Credit card, debit card and PayPal donations

Transaction fee
3.6% of the Gross donation*
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3.0% of the Gross donation
with a CAF Bank account

Direct Debits

One-off set-up fee with email confirmation

One-off set-up fee with paper confirmation

Collection fee


2.0% of the Gross donation

CAF Voucher and CAF CharityCard

CAF Voucher and CAF CharityCard processing is free
*Gross donation is the donation plus Gift Aid

Read our terms and conditions

Example donation


Donation £10.00
plus Gift Aid £2.50
Gross donation £12.50
minus 3.6% fee £0.45
Total donation received by charity £12.05

CAF Donate helps families and friends to easily donate to a chosen charity in memory of their loved one and they can even give on their mobile phone at a funeral.

Jonathan Davies


  • Can I use CAF Donate if I’m an overseas charity?
    No - CAF Donate is only available for UK-registered charities.
  • Why do I need to supply my Trustees’ details?
    To unlock all of CAF Donate's great features, we need some information about your Trustees. We'll need their full name, home address and date of birth so that we can check their eligibility before you can begin taking donations.
  • Why CAF Donate?
    Over 2,300 charities have raised over £51 million in the last few years with CAF Donate, and you could join them.



Reduce admin and make giving easier for existing and new supporters, however they choose to donate.

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Get quick, easy fundraising ideas

Are you struggling to find new fundraising ideas? Our webinars are packed with smart charity marketing tips which can be put into action quickly and easily.

A quick look at CAF Donate

Do you want to see how CAF Donate works? In one minute, we can show you how easy it is to start fundraising today.

Don’t need all of CAF Donate’s features?

CAF Charity Dashboard is an easy way to track your CAF donations online. Use remittances to manage your payments and see who’s donated to you.