Register Your Charity's Interest in Text Giving 

20 of Australia’s leading charities have already embraced Text Giving as a way to engage donors and we aim to expand this program to up to 500 Australian charities in the near future. Register your interest today.

Charity Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to access text giving in future, charities must;

  • Hold and maintain Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status for the duration of the pilot
  • Hold and maintain relevant state-based Fundraising Licences
  • Be able to provide a customer helpline from 9am-5pm Monday-Friday throughout the campaign period (regulatory requirement for PSMS content providers)

Responsibilities of Participating Charities

Participating charities will be required to;

  • Work with SMS aggregator, Open Market, to ensure their campaign materials and SMS message flows comply with applicable regulation for PSMS content providers
  • Be responsible for all promotion and marketing of this fundraising channel 
  • Agree to take part in program review at the conclusion of their campaign. 
  • Agree to a setup fee in addition management costs which will be 1% of donation revenue.

Register Your Interest

To be the first to know about expansion plans for the text giving program and/or to express your interest in accessing text giving for future fundraising campaigns, please email us at textgiving@telcotogether.org.au and include your charity name and key contact details.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Click here to see current participating charities

Click here to see how Text Giving works