Frequently Asked Questions
How can I donate to national projects?
[Preferred] Kindful platform (https://donations.sahajayoga.us/)
What happens to my existing recurring donations set up on PayPal?
We would request you to cancel those donations. The steps are:
Log in to your PayPal account by clicking here.
Cancel your existing subscription.
Once canceled, please set a new recurring donation on this site.
What is Kindful?
Kindful is a cloud-based online fundraising and donor management solution designed specifically for growing nonprofit organizations. Kindful is an easy-to-use platform and provides an easy interface to donors. The platform provides functionality to manage both donors and donations better, in short, it is a robust donor management system.
What are the steps to donate?
Pick a national project or a local center to which you want to donate.
Enter a donation amount
Enter the billing information and hit submit.
What are the payment options available in the Kindful platform?
Is my data safe in Kindful?
Kindful is PCI SAQ-A compliant. Payment Card Industry (PCI) security standards are minimum requirements for protecting your customers' and donors’ payment card information. Adopted by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Card, and JCB, PCI compliance is required for all merchants that store, transmit, or process payment card information. For more details:
Is there a transaction fee to make donations on the Kindful platform?
Credit/Debit Card - 2.9% + $0.30
PayPal - 1.99% + $0.49
Do I need to create an account to donate?
How to create an account?
Sign up form: https://sahajayoga.kindful.com/users/sign_up
What email address to use: You should use the email account which has been used earlier to issue tax letters to you. That is the email address we have used to upload old donations into Kindful.