givezooks! leverages Amazon’s Web Services to deliver the most scalable, highest availability services to our members. We take advantage of Amazon.com’s global computing infrastructure, that is the backbone of Amazon.com’s $15 billion retail business and transactional enterprise whose scalable, reliable, and secure distributed computing infrastructure has been honed for over 13 years. Find out more about Amazon Web Services.
Every community has hundreds if not thousands of local nonprofits that provide key services locally. We wanted to provide individuals a way to give to local organizations whether or not they had a givezooks account. We have partnered with Network for Good in order to process any donations to those organizations. Network for Good is a nonprofit organization that acts as a donor advised fund to get your donation to the any qualified nonprofit.
PayPal is the leader in providing secure online credit card transaction processing. They also have put in place a program to benefit the nonprofit sector by providing qualified 501©(3) organizations with discounted credit card transaction fees. givezooks! is always looking for partnerships that help take cost out of the donation equation.
Email is still a vital way to stay in touch with supporters, and with the CAN-SPAM Act, compliance is more complicated. We have worked with VerticalResponse to incorporate bulk email services, a monthly email grant, and discounts on other services into our offering. This savings means that more of your donors’ dollars can go to the important programs that your organization provides. Vertical Response is the leader in email marketing.