Powerful in-person, virtual, or hybrid

Fundraising events

Free, modern tools for nonprofits that make planning your event way less stressful and much more fun.

Build engaging in-person, virtual, and hybrid events

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Fundraise anywhere with the Mobile App

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See your event on the big screen with Live Display

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Tickets your way

Tailor ticketing features to meet your needs with simple and advanced options. Set up free and paid ticket types with custom fields, quantities, and promo codes.
Multiply your impact

Boost fundraising participation

Raise more by inviting teams and individuals to set up personalized fundraising pages as part of your event.  Require fundraising participants to pay an entry fee or set minimum fundraising goals to help promote community engagement.
Promote generosity

Increase donations

Prompt attendees to add a donation to their ticket purchase throughout the event, including in person right after you scan them in. Can’t attend? They can still donate, too!

Add an auction to any event—or make it the whole event

Sell unlimited physical and digital items at a fixed price or auction style, with real-time bidding, text and email notifications, and automated payment collection that’s seamlessly integrated with your event.

Givebutter is simple for our volunteers and supporters to use, it provides us with the live event donation capability we need, and it's perhaps the cheapest tool out there.

William P.
Powerful mobile app for events!

Ticket scanning & event check-ins

Scan tickets using our mobile app or check in guests manually from any device.

Quick in-person payments

Collect credit card donations through the mobile app and a connected card reader, attributed automatically to your event.

In this time of virtual events, we need something like Givebutter to make them fun, engaging, and successful. The long list of features of this robust but easy-to-use platform allows us to host an entire virtual event and it's awesome!

Terrance F.
Development Manager
Red Panda Network
Wow the crowd

Motivate attendees with Live Display


Donors can give directly via a secure donation link when they text one of your organization’s keywords to 53-555. Track the success of text-to-donate with in-app conversion tracking and reporting.


Share auto-generated QR codes with supporters to make donating as simple as opening up the camera on their smartphone.

the loop

Market your upcoming event, send automated reminders, and thank your donors afterward with personalized email and text messages.

Raise funds better, faster, and for free.

Frequently asked questions

Does running an event on Givebutter cost money?

Like all Givebutter features, Fundraising Events are free thanks to optional tips from donors that help cover the cost of everything Givebutter provides. If you’d prefer to disable tips, a 5% platform fee applies to all transactions. Smooth as butter. 🧈

What types of events can I run?

With Givebutter, you can run in-person, virtual, and hybrid events. We provide multiple options for configuring your event to meet your particular needs.

Is there a limit to how many events I can run?

Nope! You can run as many events as you like.

Can I see an example event?

Absolutely! Check out our Spread the Butter demo.