On your donor report, you might be curious about what each Transaction Type might mean. Here, we break down the different types that may come through the Bright Funds platform from donors.

Credit Card Donation

The donor donated to your nonprofit on Bright Funds using their credit card.

PayPal Donation

The donor donated to your nonprofit on Bright Funds using their PayPal account.

Matched Donation

The donor had their original donation made to your nonprofit matched by their company. Their company made the matching donation contribution.

Volunteer Match

The donor's company offers matching for volunteer hours they complete. Similar to Matched Donation, the donor's company made the matching donation contribution.

Credit Donation

The donor was awarded a credit from their company to direct to your nonprofit. Similar to the Matched and Volunteer Match Donations, the donor's company made the donation contribution.


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