What is Stripe?

Stripe is a global online payment processor that is trusted by thousands of businesses across the globe. Stripe enables your organization to accept credit card payments online directly into your bank account from your Donorhut campaign. Below are answers to common questions about Stripe, if you have any other questions we encourage you to contact us or you can email Stripe directly at: info@stripe.com.

Is Stripe safe?

Yes. Stripe exceeds the most stringent security standards

SSL Protected

All transactions are SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protected. Your information and your donors information are securely transmitted during the processing of all payments.

PCI Compliant

Stripe is a PCI Service Provider Level 1 which is the highest grade of payment processing security. You can rest assured that your donors information is safe and secure.


All credit card numbers are encrypted and safely stored in Stripe's state of the art data-center. This ensures both the security and integrity of your donors information.

What does all it mean?

It means Stripe is very secure. They exceed industry security standards and are trusted by thousands of businesses of all sizes across the globe including many Fortune 500 companies.

How do I receive my funds?

From your donors to your bank account.

1 Donation Sent

One of your generous supporters contributes to your campaign by providing their credit card information and authorizing a donation.

2 Donation Processed

Your donors information is securely processed by Stripe and their credit card is charged for the donation amount. Once this happens you instantly receive an email from both Stripe and Donorhut.

3 Funds Transferred

Once the donation is processed the funds from your supporter are automatically sent to your bank account. You do not need to manually transfer the funds.

Who uses Stripe?

Stripe is trusted by thousands of businesses worldwide.

Stripe Registration

Registration is quick and easy

Registration for Stripe is quick and easy and only takes a few minutes. Similar to all other payment processors, Stripe will require some basic information about your organization as well as your banking details.

I'm ready to get started.

If you are ready to get started with fundraising online, start by setting up your Donorhut account. Once your registration is complete you will be provided with instructions on connecting and setting up your Stripe account.

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