Christmas fundraiser with charity designed cards becomes increasingly popular

A Christmas fundraiser that started eight years ago continues to grow in popularity as a choice for sending festive greetings.

Cat and dog eCards

Electronic greeting card sells for $5,000

Electronic greeting cards are fetching four figure sums via e greeting card website On 11 June 2023 an anonymous donor gave $5,000 USD (£3,950 GBP) to US nonprofit Project Chimps.

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Press Coverage

Coverage to date of DontSendMeACard. Includes being featured in The New York Times, The Telegraph, UK Fundraising, and being invited on to LBC with Andrew Pierce.

Cat and dog eCards

‘Don’t Send Me A Card’ charity giving trend grows 100% year-on-year

Charity fundraising platform reports that donations in lieu of cards have doubled through their site year-on-year for the past four years.

Roald dahl eCards

Celebrities design thank you cards supporting Roald Dahl Specialist Nurses

Joanna Lumley OBE, Sir Quentin Blake, Jane Asher, and more, have come together to create a range of illustrated artwork that can be sent as e-cards in support of Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity.

Sending Christmas eCards

DontSendMeACard scraps 5% fee after 1000 charities onboard

Digital fundraising platform have moved to a zero platform fee structure. The move comes after record growth of the number of organisations offering ecards via their customisable fundraising system.

NSPCC joins 726 charities to offer e-cards this Father's Day

The team at have announced that they are on course to reach 1000 charity partners on their innovative fundraising system. Recent organisations that have joined the platform include NSPCC.

Donations flying into laptop with eCards

Startup turns greeting cards into cash gifts for over 400 charities

The team have released a new user account version that they claim is a comprehensive alternative to greeting cards – tapping in to the £1.7bn card market in the UK.

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Over 260 charities join

Charity e-card initiative reports that the number of charity registrations to the platform has more than doubled in a year.


Shelter almost doubles expected donations with charity ecard system

Shelter fundraised almost 90% more than they originally expected to with online greeting card alternative over the festive period.

People ditching Christmas cards for charity donations as part of 'Don't Send Me A Card' trend

Our charity e-card venture featured as a trend, according to The Telegraph.

Santa appearing out of eCard

Over 100 UK charities jump on board ecard platform

UK charities are joining a social enterprise that provides them with a new income stream using an innovative take on the £1.7bn greeting card market.

Online alternative to Christmas cards offers peace of mind during postal strike

An online alternative to Christmas cards is providing consumers with the peace of mind that their Christmas greetings will be seen by recipients in light of the news today of a postal strike.

Holding rose for Valentine's Day

Website counters increasingly commercial Valentine's Day with cards that give back

Users of e-card website are sending their Valentine's cards online and donating the cost equivalent of a card to one of 48 UK charities, as an alternative to the over-commercialisation of Valentine's Day.

Mobile phone eCards

E-card venture sees people donate the cost
of printed Christmas cards

A new e-card venture is helping charities raise funds by letting people send out e-cards, and donate the cost of printed cards and stamps.