Text to Give

Text to Give

What is Text-to-Give?

Text-to-Give is a way of making donations to BurlPres through the text app on your mobile device – whenever you want, wherever you want. Watch this quick video to see how easy it is to setup.

Setup & Management

Step #1 – Send your first text donation

Text-to-Give Code: 84321

TO:
From your text app, open a new message and type in 84321 as the “To” recipient.

TEXT MESSAGE:
On the text message line, type in the dollar amount you want to donate and send the message. Donation amount example: $5

You will immediately receive a setup prompt with setup link. Tap the link. Below is an example of how it will appear.

When you receive a response, on your mobile device, tap the setup link you are given.

Step #2 – Pick your church

PICK YOUR CHURCH:
Based on your geographic location and your phone number, you will be prompted with a list of churches. Select BurlPres from the list.

Tap on BurlPres on your mobile device.

Step #3 – Account Setup

EMAIL ADDRESS & PAYMENT METHOD:
You will be prompted to provide payment method and email address. Once that is entered, you will receive an email and text acknowledgment of your donation.

ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT:
Whenever you donate via text-to-give, you will receive an email acknowledgement. In that email, you will see a link to directly and securely access your text-to-give account. Click that link if you wish to update your account; e.g., payment method .

DONE – THAT’S IT!

After Setup – Ongoing

Once you are all set up, all donations thereafter will be a single text to 84321!

Targeted Fund

What if you want to donate to a fund other than the default? Simply specify the fund code with your donation amount, at the time of texting. Example:

Current Fund Codes

We will be setting up more targeted fund codes. Here are the codes presently available:

General Gifts
Fund Code: general

2019 Pledge Payment
Fund Code: 2019pledgepay

2019 Amor Mexico Mission Trip
Fund Code: amor

Oops

What if you make an amount error when doing a text-to-give donation? Within 30 minutes of that donation, text REFUND to 84321 in order to reverse the donation completely.

Help

If you need assistance with text-to-give after you are set up, simply text HELP to 84321. You will immediately receive a link to tap for help.