SMS Aid to claim Gift Aid on behalf of charity clients

first_imgSMS Aid to claim Gift Aid on behalf of charity clients Tagged with: Digital About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Phone owners can either be paid 5p to receive each message, or they can choose to donate that payment, under the Gift Aid Scheme where appropriate.“We are one of just a handful of companies that are allowed to reclaim the tax rebates on behalf of charities”, said Tony Price, founder and Managing Director of SMS Aid. “It has taken us some time to achieve this, but it demonstrates our commitment to offering UK registered charities an additional revenue stream, free of charge”. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img  33 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 26 November 2003 | News SMS Aid Limited has been granted permission by the Inland Revenue to claim the tax rebates on donations made under the Gift Aid scheme on behalf of charities using their mobile phone fundraising initiative.SMS Aid Limited is a private company that owns an opt-in, profiled database of UK mobile phone owners. Their income comes from advertisers who pay them to send relevant SMS text messages promoting their products and services to those phone owners.In return for bringing new mobile owners to their database, charities are paid 10p for each new mobile owner introduced and 5pfor every message SMS Aid send to each of those phones. Advertisementlast_img read more