Why Choose M-Changa
✔ Best Value
Fundraisers pay 4.25% (KES 425 every KES 10,000 raised). This allows us to keep the platform free for your donors, as well as to sustain & improve the platform to help fundraisers raise more, faster.
✔ Automatic Fundraiser Acceleration
Let the technology assist you! M-Changa will automatically invite your supporters to share and promote your fundraiser be giving rewards such as airtime and recognition.
✔ Local Customer Support
Our team of experts are available to support you 6 days a week through email, phone & social media. For contact information click here.
✔ Mobile & Card Payments
Every fundraiser can easily collect donations through multiple payment channels including Safaricom Paybill, Equitel, Airtel, Visa, MasterCard & PayPal. This means you can raise money both locally and internationally on one platform.
✔ Create Awareness
Fundraiser Sharepages are visible online for anyone in the world to see. Sharepages can be personalised with stories, pictures, videos & targets. M-Changa makes it easy to promote fundraisers across multiple channels including Facebook, Twitter & WhatsApp.
✔ Security & Trust
We combine technology, human expertise and community to minimise the risk of funds being misused. Security features include treasurers, fundraiser verification and secure banking & reporting systems.
Transparency is an important aspect of fundraising since it inspires trust. M-Changa makes it easy for donors to see fundraising goals and updates.
3 Simple Steps
Step 1. Register
- Fill in the online registration form
- Make a test mobile payment towards your fundraiser (minimum KES 10)
- Click the activation link sent to your email
- Receive your login credentials via SMS
Step 2. Share
- Customise your Sharepage with your story, pictures, videos and targets
- Share your Sharepage using the link or sharing mobile payment instructions directly
Step 3. Collect
- Mobile payments: Accept payments directly via M-Pesa PayBill, Airtel Money and Equitel
- Online payments: Accept payments Online via Visa, MasterCard, PayPal & SimbaPay
- All contributions are stored securely and transparently by M-Changa
Using the Web Portal
- View My Fundraiser Page - Find the link to your fundraiser page at the top of your fundraiser page.
- Summary - Track and download your Payments, Expenses & Withdrawals.
- My Fundraiser Details – Set your Fundraiser Name, Target, Expiry Date & Appeal Message.
- Share My Story – Write an engaging story that will show up on your public Sharepage.
- Share My Video – Embed a video from Youtube or Vimeo - Click on the share tab and then the Embed tab. You will see the HTML code for embedding the video. Copy it and paste the code.
- Manage Pictures – Upload images from your computer that will show on your public Sharepage.
- Engage My Supporters – Get new supporters & contact existing supporters via SMS, Email, Phone & Social Media.
- Manage Treasurers – Add up to 3 treasurers to make your fundraiser more secure.
- Withdraw – Choose whether to withdraw funds and either continue or end your fundraiser, M-Changa service fee is 4.25% of the amount you are withdrawing. In addition, normal Safaricom, Airtel, Equitel charges apply.