Code of Ethics

We're committed to providing a positive outcome for our communities.


SimplyGiving believes in making the world a better place by providing the best technology solutions for nonprofits and their communities, whether they are individual supporters, fundraising teams or socially responsible businesses. But we're not just a web community helping nonprofits fundraise online, we're a business committed to the highest standards of ethics and compliance.

The following principles and guidelines represent our commitment to maintaining the best possible ethical standards.

Business Principles
  • Achieve positive outcomes for our online community
  • Serve the interests of our nonprofit partners and the online communities supporting them
  • Be committed to transparency in our business practices
  • Promote Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Clearly disclose any service fees payable by registered nonprofits
  • Comply with all applicable regional fundraising standards
  • Adhere to the requirements of the law
  • Achieve the best possible standards of privacy and security
  • Ensure a safe and non-discriminatory online environment for all users
  • Pursue partnerships that promote positive social and environmental outcomes
  • Favor opportunities for ethical purchasing
  • Observe, where possible, Islamic Banking principles in applicable regions
Employment Principles
  • Create and promote a positive and vibrant workplace environment
  • Ensure a safe, enjoyable and non-discriminatory workplace
  • Recognise and encourage great work
  • Provide mentoring and professional development opportunities
SimplyGiving also observe the Association of Fundraising Professionals
International Statement of Ethical Principles in Fundraising