Personal Fundraising: Frequently Asked Questions

Who can create a personal fundraiser on Razoo? Personal fundraising on Razoo means you can fundraise for a person or cause — even ones that aren’t nonprofits. Going on a mission trip this summer? Need help with your medical expenses? Helping a family recover from a natural disaster? You can start a fundraiser for yourself, or raise funds […]

Personal Fundraising: User Account Basics

Ready to join the Razoo community? First, you’ll need to create a user account. Your user account is tied to your email or Facebook account, meaning that the user account is your own personal account. Signing Up First, you’ll click “Sign Up” in the top left-hand corner of the page. Next, a pop-up window will prompt you […]

How do I wrap up my personal fundraiser?

There are no penalties for not hitting your goals on Razoo. Even after your fundraiser has ended, you can change the Duration and monetary Goal of your fundraiser at any time, and supporters can continue to contribute to your page. We use wepay to process contributions from personal fundraisers. For security purposes, you’ll receive your first […]

Why Was My Fundraiser Deleted?

Razoo will never delete fundraisers without permission from the fundraiser organizer, unless we’ve found the fundraiser in clear violation of our terms of use. We may remove any User Content that we determine in our sole discretion is fraudulent, threatening, libelous, defamatory, or otherwise objectionable, or infringe or violate any party’s intellectual property or other […]

Who can create a personal fundraiser on Razoo?

Personal fundraising on Razoo means you can fundraise for a person or cause — even ones that aren’t nonprofits. Going on a mission trip this summer? Need help with your medical expenses? Helping a family recover from a natural disaster? You can start a fundraiser for yourself, or raise funds for a family or friend in need. […]

How do I receive funds from my personal fundraiser?

To create a Personal Fundraiser on Razoo, you must also set up an account with Stripe, our third-party disbursement and payment processing provider. Stripe processes transactions and makes it easy to accept payments online. Stripe is secure, so your information will be kept safe. Your Stripe account links your bank account to your Personal Fundraising page […]

How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Online Fundraiser

At Razoo, people often ask us how they can reach their fundraising goal without posting on social media. The simple answer is that personal fundraisers cannot reach their goals without utilizing social media. There are, of course, exceptions to every rule but we have yet to see a successful personal fundraiser who did not share […]