Campaigns
How it Works
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Campaigns
How it Works

FAQ
GETTING STARTED


How does it work ?
Weeboon is a platform that allows you to raise money online for any cause very easily. Just sign-up for free and create your own campaign to raise funds in only a few minutes. Once your campaign is created, you just have to share it all over the social networks with friends and family and wait for the results.


Who can raise money ?
Everybody.


Who can donate ?
Everybody.


What can I raise money for ?
Weeboon is set to help people to raise money for anything. But most of the time people choose Weeboon to help them with importants events in their life like medical bills, education fees but also simple events like weddings or birthdays. Pets related campaigns are also welcomed on Weeboon.


Can I trust Weeboon ?
Raising or donating money on Weeboon can be done in a total peace of mind. We use the latest encryption and secure online payment gateways. All your donations are safe until you decide to withdraw them.


Is it free ?
Create a campaign and share it is totally free. Meanwhile Weeboon will automatically charge 5% on every donations made on the platform. The process is totally automated so you don't have to worry about anything, neither your contributors.


Can I raise money anonymously ?
No you need to use your real name to create a campaign and raise money. But if you wish you can hide your campaign on the website at any time, it won't be listed publicly. Only the people who got the exact link to your campaign will be able to see it.


Is it limited in time ?
No. The campaign keeps going until you decide to end it.


What if I'm not comfortable to share my campaign with friends and family ?
Sharing with the ones you love always give results. That's how it works. Meanwhile your friends and family will share your campaign with their friends too which will contribute to even better results.


Do I have to sign-up with my Facebook account ?
It's highly advised to use your Facebook account to sign-up on Weeboon because Facebook is the best way and the best tool to share with a maximum of people in a minimum of time. Don't worry, we will never post anything on your Facebook wall except if you ask us to do so.
If you don't have a Facebook account you can still sign-up with an email but it might reduce the success of your campaign.




FAQ
RECEIVING DONATIONS


How do I withdraw my money ?
Once your campaign received money you can easily ask a withdrawal through the withdraw menu without ending your campaign. Withdrawals can be requested as much and anytime you want.


How long does it take to receive my money ?
Depending on your bank, it usually takes 15 days to get the money in your bank account.


Who will donate to my campaign?
Your campaign will be supported by the people in your life such as friends, family, loved ones, coworkers, classmates and teammates. Only after your campaign receives the support of the people you personally know can it begin to attract the support of strangers.


What if I don't reach my goal?
No problem. With Weeboon, you keep each and every donation you receive. Reaching your goal is not required.


What if I'm shy to share it with family & friends ?
This is why crowdfunding works so well. You must share your campaign with your beloved ones first if you want to received support from others people. Crowdfunding is really trendy in Europe and USA for years and works very well in Asia too, so don't worry and give it a try !



FAQ
DONATE


Can contributors donate anonymously ?
Yes. During the donating process, the contributors can choose to hide their identity.


How do I activate my debit card ?
You can activate your debit card with the following banks : KTB, Bangkok Bank, SCB or Kasikorn Bank


Can people give on a monthly basis ?
No yet but we are working on it.


How can I thank the contributors ?
You can thank the contributors in the Donations tab in your Manage my campaigns panel by contacting those who aren't anonymous.


Can I still donate on Weeboon if I don't have a credit/debit card ?
Of course. We offer other ways to donate to a campaign which includes Internet Banking with the 6 largest banks in Thailand, ATM transfer service (within Thailand only), bank transfer (within Thailand only), LINE Pay or just cash payment over the counter using the barcode you received by email (within Thailand only).



FAQ
FEES


What about taxes ?
We are unable to give a clear answer about that here. The best way to get accurate answers to that is to contact your accountant.


Why Weeboon does charge 5% ?
Weeboon offers a free-to-use plateform to help people in need. We do not allow advertising on the website to be sure you focus on what really matters. Therefore we have to charge a fee to cover our expenses regarding our team of employees, hosting, technicians and other operating costs.



FAQ
OTHERS QUESTIONS


How can I share my campaign ?
Once your campaign is created you will be invited to share it through social networks and especially Facebook which is the best tool to spread the word to a maximum of people in a minimum of time.


How do I know if it's safe to donate to someone ?
Our team of campaign reviewers always do their best to deter fraud and investigate the claim of each campaign author. But we recommend you to only donate to people and campaigns you trust and personally know. If you want to know more about a specific campaign, you can always contact the campaign author directly by clicking on the icon next to their name on the campaign page.


Can my campaign raise more than 100% ?
Yes. If your campaign has reached 100% of the amount initially set, contributors can still donate until you decide to end your campaign.


Can I use Weeboon on my smartphone ?
Coming soon... We are currently developping the Weeboon app on Android and iOS to let you manage your campaign and donations using your smartphone anywhere at anytime. Meanwhile Weeboon.com is 100% mobile-friendly !


What country is supported ?
Initially Weeboon will be available to create campaign only in Thailand but contributors can donate from anywhere in the world.


I represent an NGO, can I use Weeboon ?
Yes ! We are happy to support any registered/non-registered NGO of all size by being an additional channel to raise more donations online.


Is Weeboon only for charity causes ?
Of course not. Any personal cause is welcomed. You can even use Weeboon to create a money pot between friends regarding group expenses of any kind.


Have more questions ?
Contact us.