Adding and editing words of encouragement

When making a donation, you can add words of encouragement for the GoFundMe organizer after finalizing the payment details. You can also follow the steps below to add new words of encouragement or edit existing messages later.

Please note, you’ll only be able to edit your donation within 14 days of the date it was made. If you’d like to edit your message after 14 days, please contact our team for help.

How to edit or add words of encouragement using your receipt:

  1. Scroll to the bottom of the receipt
  2. Select "Add  a comment"
  3. Edit your comment and save

How to edit or add words of encouragement within your GoFundMe account:

  1. Select “Donations you've made” from the drop down menu in the top, right corner 
  2. Select “Manage” below the donation you’d like to add or edit words of encouragement for
  3. Make your desired edits and Save

How to edit or add words of encouragement without your receipt or a GoFundMe account:

Please sign up for a GoFundMe account using the same email address that’s connected to the donation you made.

Once you’ve created your account, use the “Get help” button to contact our team, and we can update your account with your past donations. Then you can follow the steps above to make edits and leave words of encouragement.

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