Evergive: Tithing technology with a community-building bonus

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May 16, 2015

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Evergive keeps you connected with the causes and organizations you support. Join mobile communities, receive updates, and easily make donations. Whether you support your school, your church, a community group, or your friend’s cause – Evergive simplifies and enhances giving.

SAN FRANCISO (CNS) — The Archdiocese of San Francisco is banking on a Silicon Valley startup called Evergive to make fundraising quick, easy and rewarding with a free, faith-based computer app that officially launched May 15 for the archdiocesan community.

Evergive is just “one more way” faith communities can give to the church, including writing a check, donating online and using the collection basket, Basilian Father Anthony Giampietro, the archdiocese’s interim director of development, told Catholic San Francisco, the archdiocesan newspaper.

The Palo Alto-based Evergive is targeting a new generation of Catholics who occupy digital communities and use their smartphones or computers for social and financial transactions.

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