Ask Anything and Everything

Promote all the various ways a constituent can support your organization in one place to create an incredible donor experience and grow online giving. Donations, recurring gifts, memorial & tribute gifts, event registrations, classes & workshops, memberships, gift memberships, e-cards, sponsorships, merchandise, raffle tickets & more. Anything you would ask of a donor, you can add using pre-defined templates.

Tell the Donor the Impact of their Gift

Over 70% of donors give because they know how their gift will be used.

Package donation levels with compelling images and an explanation of what a gift can accomplish. Make online giving more meaningful to inspire greater giving and nurture engaged constituents.

Easily set up collection of designation, honoree/memorial and other information. Offer optional 'thank you' gifts for their donation.

Recurring & Installment Giving

Create pre-packaged recurring donation items, or let donors create their own schedule. Create minimum levels for installment giving options.

All recurring gifts are fully automated. Donors can receive optional reminders before their scheduled gift. Receipt emails are automatically sent after successful processing. In case of failure, donors receive an email asking them to update their information on a secure form without requiring a login. All automated messaged can contain timely information or additional appeals.

Events & Registration

Whether you’re planning a small volunteer event, a formal gala or a multi-day, multi-track symposium, Big River supports it all.

Ceate one or more registration types with different pricing and benefits. Support additional fields for meal selections, t-shirt sizes, etc. Increase giving through corporate sponsorships with defined levels, benefits and limited availability. Allow sponsors to pay via invoice, and upload their branding for in-event promotion. Track guests, family members and group registrants for future engagement.

Generate PDF attached tickets and send via email or print for will-call. Support back-office registration for comped VIPs, day-of and on-site registration. Track attendance using pre-defined reports and dashboards. Export registration lists and generate custom personalized badges or labels. Correlate event attendees with donor and membership lists for effective follow-up.

Memberships & Subscriptions

Easily create memberships, subscriptions and gift memberships that connect your constituents with your organization

Define membership levels with terms and benefits, including discounts on gift memberships, registrations, items etc.  Send a custom email welcome message and membership card.  Add-on affiliate group memberships.  Define event subscriptions for a fixed series or member-selectable registrations.  Generate digital vouchers for gift memberships that can be redeemed online.

Classes & Workshops

Specify member/non-member/group pricing. Register multiple participants. Capture adult or chaperone information for children's groups. Require acceptance of terms, uploaded signature form. Email attachments with instructions with the registration confirmation. Send reminders before the event.

Goods & Services

Sell goods and services, or attach them to a donation as a 'thank you gift'. Set pricing per item or by hourly rates. Limit availability by inventory. Define pricing by member/non-member, VIP. Set item-specific shipping and handling and/or tax rates. Generate digital certificates and eCards and distribute via email, or create a batch and distribute to individuals. Extract sales reports and packlists for shipping.

Detailed Reporting and Analytics

Report and extract coded details to support your financial operations

Package donation levels with compelling images and an explanation of what a gift can accomplish. Make online giving more meaningful to inspire greater giving and nurture engaged constituents.

Comprehensive Templates and Options

Make changes without writing code

Use templates for common donation, event, membership items, or create your own using a comprehensive set of configurable options.

You can post creative, impactful appeals rapidly without web coding.

  • Name
  • Internal Name for Reporting
  • Image
  • Description HTML
  • Packages of Items
  • Public / Private
  • Start and End Sales Dates
  • Quantity Limits
  • Shipping and Tax Rates
  • Fair-market Value
  • Campaign/Appeal/Fund Coding
Pricing Options
  • Fixed
  • Variable with Optional Range (giving circles)
  • Price Tiers (member/non-member)
  • Discount/BOGO
  • FREE
  • Custom Fields
  • Additional Contacts (event guests, solicitor)
  • Email Attachments
  • Specific Staff Notification