Whether you are a non-profit organisation that needs to fundraise for a program
an individual in need who wants to cover his medical expenses
A start up that wants to test their product in the market and raise some initial capital
Impact Guru is here to help you!
How it works
Tell Your Story!
Create a campaign and let the world know about your cause or project. Also upload videos and pictures to tell a compelling story.
Spread the word through social media, emails, and word of mouth; all is fair. The more you share, the better!
Raise funds and embark on your mission to change the world.
Earn your Smile: Our Smile "Social Media Impact Linked Engagement” pricing is one of a kind merit based pricing system in the world. We believe in rewarding the campaigners who put in the effort to garner atleast 250 unique Facebook shares and 20 unique donors from the campaign page by waiving off our platform fee.
An international wire fee (charged as per actual) will apply per fundraiser if foreign currency has been collected. Additional currency exchange fees may also apply. Service taxes (if applicable) will be charged on aggregate transaction and platform fees.
- Rs 329 crores
Causes and Organizations
Where we have made an impact Success Stories
Chennai floods brought together a lot of citizens who wanted to extend help. Seeing the potential of funds that could come from the crowd, World Vision India started a campaign on our platform and raised a whopping 2.7 lakhs to send relief material to help those who were affected by the disaster!
With an ambitious goal of teaching 1 million children across the country, vChalk has taken yet another leap by raising 2,17,000 to help at least 2000 children from low-income houses learn English and Math through innovative teaching methods!
To conserve the rapidly depleting greenery along the Konkan coastline, Mera Terah Run started a fundraiser on our platform to Save the Forests. The campaign requested contributions to buy 50 acres of forest land in the name of Sahyadri Nisarga Mitra to help conserve it.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Impact Guru?We are an online fundraising platform that empowers people, like you, to give to non-profits, individual causes, social enterprises, and start-ups. Our crowdfunding platform allows you to easily raise money online from individuals and organizations that share your passion, each making small donations that add up to a lot, in turn addressing critical social challenges in India.
What are Impact Guru’s fees and pricing?Creating a campaign on our platform is absolutely free! Once you’ve raised money, our platform fees plus transaction fees amount to up to 10% of the funds raised. Under our SMILE policy, if you manage to get 100 Facebook shares or 20 donors for your campaign, we will waiver our platform fee completely leaving you more funds to make use of!
What is Crowdfunding?Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a social cause or project or venture by raising monetary contributions from a large number of people, typically via the Internet.
Can I still use Impact Guru if I have a fundraiser running on another platform?Yes, there is no problem in staring a fundraiser on Impact Guru if you already have a fundraiser running on other platforms
How does Impact Guru work?Impact Guru aims to make the fundraising process fast, easy, cost-effective and fun. You can create a fundraiser for free on our platform, spread the word amongst friends, family and your social media network to help/donate and get around 90% of the funds collected directly transferred to you within two weeks after the end of your campaign. Of course, we help you each step of the way.
Why does Impact Guru charge a fundraising fee / cost?Impact Guru is a social enterprise, with a primary vision to crowdfund better lives by raising funds. Our fee allows us to cover a fraction of our total costs. Just to give you an idea, facilitating payments requires payment processing fees, bank charges, service taxes, currency fees, and website development costs that together add up to more than 5% per transaction.