How to Use PayPal

If you are so inclined, you may wish to donate using PayPal.

Setting Up a PayPal Account

  1. Go to
  2. Select “Sign Up” in the upper right hand corner.

3. On the next screen, choose “Personal Account.”

4. Enter your information and click “Next.”

5.  Enter your address and review and agree to PayPal’s policies.  Check the box stating that you agree to PayPal’s policies and click “Agree and Create Account.”

Now you have established a PayPal account.

Add a Method of Payment to PayPal

To use PayPal to send donations, you will first need to either link your bank account or a credit/debit card.

  1. Choose “Money” from the menu at top.
  2. Scroll down until you see “Banks” and “Cards.”
  3. Select “Link a new bank” or “Link a new card.”
  4. Follow the prompts to enter your payment information.

Send Donations using PayPal

  1. Choose “Tools” from the menu at top.
  2. Click “Send Money” on the dropdown menu.

3.On the next screen, enter into the “Send Money” field. (Persons with whom you’ve had transactions before will show up as short cut options below.)

4. Double-check that the email address is correct, enter the amount you’d like to donate, add a note if you wish, and click “Continue.”

5. The next screen will ask if you want to add Purchase Protection, which does not apply to donations, so select “Send Without Protection.”

6.The next screen will ask you how you’d like to pay.  Select an existing method of payment or add a new card here.  When you’re ready, click “Next.”

7. That’s it!  You can review your transactions under the “Activity” tab in the menu at top.