Step 1: Go to https://www.209gives.org/
From https://www.209gives.org/ click the "Apply Now" button on the main landing page to begin the registration process.
Step 2: Search for Your Organization
After clicking the "Apply Now" button 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 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 application process for 209Gives.
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 application process.
Step 3: Add Your Organization
If you clicked the "Add My Organization" button you'll be directed to this application 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 209Gives 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 the Registration Survey
After completing the steps above you'll be directed to the final page before your application for is complete. Here you'll need to answer the required survey questions before finalizing your organization's application for 209Gives.
Once the survey is complete you'll receive an email confirmation and automatically be redirected to your 209Gives dashboard on GiveGab where you can get a head start on customizing your profile. In the meantime, the 209Gives team will review your application for approval - your dashboard will update with your "Approved" status when this is complete. Any questions? Reach out to email@example.com!
For tips on how to customize your Giving Day profile, check out our profile best practices here!