# Text-To-Give (updated)

Control a text based donation drive / paddle raise from this page.

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There are two sections to the Text-To-Give page. Each provides the option to select a specific donation item from the auction to be used as the single default item when a person texts donate (or give) to the text messages phone number.

IMPORTANT
Using the text command donate, only, will make a donation against the default item.
This Donation Item must also have a single set amount to be used this way.

Although the donate text message command requires the "default" Text-To-Give item be configured with a single value, a donor can still pledge a different amount. For example, if donate pledges $100, using donate $150 instead would pledge $150 (overriding the configured value of the Donation Item).

If the bidder wants to make a donation against another donation item, or a cash donation, they will need to specify that in their text. See Text Commands for more details.

# Example Video: Auctria Donate-by-Text demonstration

Auctria Video 2020-08-18

# Actions

There are also additional Actions that can be used from the sidebar of the Text-To-Give dashboard.

  • Send Text Message
    Opens the Send Text page.
  • Send Text Statement
    Opens the Text Statements page.
  • Back to Communication
    Returns to the main Communication dashboard page.
Last Updated: 5/19/2021, 9:01:36 PM