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Wordpress Fundraising Plugin

Posted on 2014-01-25
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Not sure how to ask this so bear with me:
I'm looking for a Wordpress Plugin for Fundraising Donations. All of the donations go to one cause BUT when you are on the site, you can join a "Group".  When you are on the group page you can make a donation to the cause but it is made on behalf of that group name.  So each "Group" can track how much they have raised for the cause.

Any help here?
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Which payment gateway are you using?
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@Jason  PayPal
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Jason C. Levine earned 500 total points
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Okay.  PayPal donations in and of themselves are easy to set up but when you start to add tracking requirements it kind of goes to heck in a handbasket.

What I prefer to do with requirements like yours is not use the PayPal buttons (or any of the plugins that generate a PayPal button) and instead use a good WordPress form handler that can integrate with PayPal for checkouts.  There are three candidates that I know of:

1) FormidablePro  ($47)
2) Ninja Forms ($49)
3) GravityForms ($199)

All three of those can easily track which page or group the donation is coming from so producing grouped totals would be pretty simple.
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@Jason, will those work with BuddyPress?
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Yes, absolutely.  All three of them just produce shortcodes for the forms.  Works with anything.
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