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Kindful vs. Network for Good

We know the search for a new donor management solution can be overwhelming. We put together this brief look at some of our features so you can easily see how Kindful compares to Network for Good.

Network for Good
CRM yes Integrated CRM with intuitive features for fundraising, donor management, communication, and reporting. no New CRM with limited donor management features.
Integrations yes Built-in two-way integrations with 30+ best-in-class software providers like QuickBooks and Mailchimp. no Few integration options, QuickBooks only syncs one way.
Donation Processing yes Transparent and daily control of your funds through Kindful Payments, PayPal, Stripe, Square, or Authorize.Net. no Network for Good holds onto your donations for up to ten weeks before you have access to them.
Pricing & Fees yes Plans start at $100/month with a flat 2.9% + $0.30 transaction fee. noPlans start at $200/month plus a 3-5% fee to transfer funds to your account.

How does Kindful compare to Network for Good?

Network for Good is a suitable choice for small nonprofits that are looking for an all-in-one platform that’s focused primarily on fundraising. Network for Good features online fundraising tools with small nonprofits in mind, giving your organization access to tools for peer-to-peer fundraising, monthly giving, and event management, among others. It even has some donor database features that can be just enough for smaller nonprofits.

Kindful is a CRM that integrates with the best software tools for online fundraising, email marketing, event management, accounting, and more. With Kindful’s fundraising, donor management, communication, and reporting features, you’ll have an integrated CRM that will grow with you, offering built-in tools for starters and strong integrations for advanced fundraisers.

By focusing on surfacing robust donor data in accessible and modern ways, Kindful’s integrated CRM helps any fundraiser become a pro.

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Get an integrated CRM with enhanced donor management features.

  • Built for donor management. Kindful doesn’t just have CRM features; it is a CRM with everything you need to effortlessly manage your donors.
  • Reporting that works for you. With Kindful, you have access to pre-built, custom, and automated reports so you have the insights you need when you need them.
  • Managing your donors should be easy. That’s why we built Kindful with an intuitive, user-friendly interface.

See Donor Management & CRM Features

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Connect with 30+ best-in-class software tools.

  • Best of everything, all together. With Kindful, you can use your favorite fundraising, email marketing, and event software tools and keep your data in one place.
  • Synchronized two-way QuickBooks integration. Your data seamlessly flows from QuickBooks to Kindful and from Kindful to QuickBooks. No importing or exporting necessary.
  • Modern tools included in every plan. Kindful offers online fundraising, event registration, and payment processing features built in at no additional cost.

See Apps & Integrations

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Stay in control of your funds and donations.

  • We don’t hold onto your donations. Direct deposit ensures a speedy transfer from your payment processor to your account.
  • Low transaction fees. Through Kindful Payments, we charge a flat 2.9% + $0.30 transaction fee for all transactions, even American Express.
  • Choose your payment processor. Kindful integrates with the most trusted payment processors like Stripe, PayPal, Square, and Authorize.net so you can choose the one that’s best for you.

Learn More About Payment Processing with Kindful

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Take advantage of fair pricing.

  • Affordable nonprofit CRM. Our plans start at $100 per month, and with a built-in option for donors to cover transaction fees, Kindful can pay for itself.
  • No hidden fees. Pay one monthly price for access to all of Kindful’s features, integrations, and online fundraising tools.
  • Free customer support. You’ll have access to free email and phone support from our Nashville-based team, alongside our 24/7 Help Center.

View Kindful’s Pricing Plans

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Great, easy CRM for nonprofits

An easy integrated CRM system that connects with our donation software, crowdfunding, website, and more seamlessly. It's really easy for all of our staff to use, track correspondence with donors, and we love how it integrates with our email marketing, website, donation software, and more.

Tara C., Director of Marketing View on G2
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Modern, accommodating, dynamic, all-in-one, easy-to-use CRM for nonprofits!

We were looking for a DMS that could seamlessly integrate email communications, print communications, gift acknowledgments, events, and online giving. Best of all, this is super easy to use!

Shaelina H., Director of Development and Marketing View on G2
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Kindful integrations simplify everything

I conducted thorough research prior to choosing Kindful, and I would highly recommend Kindful as currently the best option for small to mid-sized nonprofits looking for a CRM and payment processor to manage fundraising and development.

Joanna J., Nonprofit Professional View on G2
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I never loved a CRM until now

At first glance Kindful [may seem] pricier than some of its competitors, but when you consider how well it works, how many products you're actually getting, and the fact there's no additional fees, it's worth every penny.

Kyle M., Executive Director View on G2
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Kindful is easy to use and their customer service is stellar!

I came across Kindful and all "No's" turned to "Yesses." Whenever I have a question about anything, I call their always free phone support and they spend as much time as I need helping to answer and solve all of my questions. They are kind and patient and I feel attentively cared for with the seamless communication that occurs among the tech support team

Amanda H., Nonprofit Professional View on G2

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