Instagram will soon permit individuals in the United States, UK, and Ireland to raise money for their own individual causes. You’ll then have to categorize the fundraising event, add information, select a picture to use, and then enter your payment info through Stripe. All fundraisers will then be submitted for Instagram’s review prior to going live.
Fundraisers will last for 30 days from when they go live, although they can be extended as sometimes as developers want. Creators need to be 18 years of ages to run a charity event. Donors can select to be anonymous to the public, however project developers will be able to see their username, profile name, and donation quantity.
Although this is only a test, it appears most likely Instagram will roll this out globally eventually. The company says people have actually raised more than $65 million for COVID-19 and racial justice fundraising events worldwide across Instagram and Facebook because January. Earlier this year, Instagram rolled out live fundraisers for Instagram Live, and in 2019, it developed a contribution sticker for nonprofits that can be utilized in Stories.