Frequently Asked Questions by Donors

Who is allowed to donate or send funds?

Any person living in the USA with a credit or debit card.

Are cash donations tax deductible?

No, they are Not. Ansah Africa is a for-profit enterprise. 

 

How much does it cost to use Ansah Africa?

There are no direct cost to donors. However, Ansah Africa will deduct a 2% transaction and service fee before funds reach beneficiaries. Further details below…

 

What are transaction fees associated with this platform?

Ansah Africa will deduct a 2% transaction and service fee before funds are transferred and reach beneficiaries. Any additional fees are deducted by our partners for Ansah Africa to receive cash donations.

 

Where are donations of funds sent to?

Donations will be sent to either Ansah Africa for temporary holding of short-term campaigns or go directly into the bank accounts of nonprofit organizations in Ghana.

 

Do donors get charged?

No, donors will not be charged directly or have to pay additional fees.

 

Can a donor give anonymously?

Yes, donors can donate anonymously.

 

What types of organizations, causes, and campaigns are allowed?

Any verified and legitimate organizations, causes, and campaigns in Ghana are allowed on this platform.

 

How can donors be sure that donated funds are used for intended cause or campaign?

Donors can be assured that funds donated are used for intended cause or campaign through monthly (initial 3 months) or quarterly reports of donation activities. Any misused or mishandled donations will be immediately reported to donors accordingly. Nonprofit involved will be immediately removed from this platform. 

 

Frequently Asked Questions by Nonprofits

Who can register a fundraising cause or campaign?

Any  verified and legitimate organizations, causes, and campaigns in Ghana are allowed  to register on this platform.

 

How much does it cost to use Ansah Africa?

It’s free for organizations in Ghana to register. However, Ansah Africa will deduct a 2% transaction and service fee before funds reach beneficiaries/organizations. Any additional fees are deducted by our partners for Ansah Africa to receive cash donations.

 

Which countries are supported here?

Organizations in Ghana will receive donations from any donor in the USA on this platform.

 

Does Ansah Africa verify causes or campaigns?

Yes, it does perform a verification process of organizations., such as proof of registration, proof of address, and proof of identification.

 

Does Ansah Africa keep track of donations activities?

Yes, any misused or mishandled donations will be immediately reported to donors accordingly. Nonprofit involved will be immediately removed from this platform. 

 

How to promote your cause or campaign?

Organizations are free to share their cause or campaign on social media. We also offer an option for organizations to utilize our digital marketing services. 

 

How long can a cause or campaign last?

It can last up to 1 year? That is, a day, a week, a month, months, and throughout the year.

 

Which countries are supported here?

Organizations in Ghana will receive donations from any donor in the USA on this platform. 

 

What currency are donations received in?

They are received in dollars and exchanged to Ghana cedis. 

With any other questions or concerns, feel free to email us @ owusu@tonyansah.com.