Step 1: Go to https://www.thebiggivesa.org/register
Step 2: Search for Your Organization
On this page you'll be prompted to search for your organization. Once you've entered your organization's name or EIN in the search bar, click the "Search" button below it.
If your organization has participated in a previous Big Give or has fundraised on GiveGab, click the "Participate" button next to your organization's name. After clicking "Participate" you'll be directed to login to your GiveGab account to finish the registration process for The Big Give Emergency Relief.
If your organization does not appear in the search results, don't fret! Just click the "Add My Organization" button to get set up and continue with the registration process.
Step 3: Add Your Organization
If you clicked the the "Add My Organization" button you'll be directed to this registration form where you'll be prompted to enter some basic information about your organization. This is also where you'll create your personal login to access and edit your organization's Big Give Emergency Relief profile. You can add additional administrators to your organization's account once you've registered. Once this section is complete click the "Continue" button.
Step 4: Complete Registration Application
After completing the steps above you'll be directed to the final page before your registration for The Big Give Emergency Relief is complete. Here you'll need to answer the required survey questions before finalizing your organization's registration for The Big Give Emergency Relief. You must read and agree to the Terms of Service to participate.
Once the survey is complete you'll receive an email confirmation and automatically be redirected to your Big Give Emergency Relief dashboard on GiveGab where you can begin customizing your profile. Once your organization has been verified to collect tax-deductible donations through GiveGab, you will receive an email confirmation stating that you have been "Approved" to participate and therefore ready to begin fundraising!
For tips on how to customize your Big Give Emergency Relief profile, check out our best practices here, or head to the 'For Nonprofits' Resource page to get some tips and even watch a recorded training on Fundraising Strategies during COVID-19!