Any Canadian charity, nonprofit or organization with a social cause can use Simplyk. Third party fundraisers, such as individuals, can also use Simplyk if they are raising money for a specific organization. Learn more about third party fundraising here.
No! Simplyk only sends receipts for tax purposes to all donors or purchasers of tickets who have had a receipt generated by Simplyk. The receipt is sent immediately upon purchase and again in January for tax purposes. We do not contact donors on any other occasion.
Our founders first built Simplyk in 2016 as a way to link volunteers to organizations. From there, they realized that charities did not have access to the the technology they needed. So they decided to create Simplyk fundraising platform, the first free payment platform for organizations. Read more about our story.