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Add a New Gift Designation

If you want donors to choose a specific purpose or fund for their gift within your campaign you can set up Gift Designation choices on your donation page. Follow these steps to add a new Gift Designation choice to your donation pages. 

Add a new Gift Designation to a campaign

    1. Login to as a Nonprofit User.
    2. Click on Campaigns on the left menu.
    3. Edit your campaign by clicking the pencil icon on the right.
    4. Click the Donation Page tab.
    5. Scroll down to the Gift Designation section.
    6. If not already checked, make sure to check the Gift Designations enabled box. This will enable gift designation choices on your donation page. Two designations must be entered and selected for the drop-down menu of choices to show up on your donation page.  
    7. If your new gift designation is already in the list of available gift designations (see below) but not checked then check it to add it to this campaign. Otherwise, enter your new gift designation into the box labeled "Add a Gift Designation". Then click the Add button.
    8. Once added you can select it with your mouse to reorder it in your list. 
    9. Scroll down and click Update Donation Page to apply your changes. 

Add a Gift Designation to your global list

You can keep a global list of your Gift Designations. The choices in this list appear in all your campaigns as gift designation options. Being in this global list does not mean the choice is added to your donation page. Designations must be applied to a campaign to appear. (see above). 

To add a Gift Designation to this global list please follow these steps.

  1. Login to as a Nonprofit User.
  2. Click on Gift Designations on the left menu. 
  3. Click Create Gift Designation on the right.
  4. Enter your new designation in the box
  5. Click Create Gift Designation button to save your entry.