- What is Panorama Global Fund (PGF)?
- How Does My Organization Get Paid?
- Will Donors Have the Option to Cover the Fee for Their Donation?
- What Will My Receipts Look Like?
- What Does This Mean for My Organization?
What is Panorama Global Fund (PGF)?
Panorama Global Fund (PGF) enables easy and effective fundraising and charitable giving to non-profit organizations. PGF is a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) and registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded with the purpose of receiving and distributing charitable funds.
Panorama Global Fund facilitates:
- Vetting of recipient non-profit organizations
- Collection of donations to non-profit organizations
- Processing of donations
- Distribution of donations to registered non-profit organizations
Once a donation is made to PGF through Panorama by FrontStream™, PGF sends those funds to the designated organization per each donor’s request. FrontStream is partnering with PGF to securely, effectively and quickly deliver funds to organizations designated by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations.
Learn more and view FAQs for Panorama Global Fund
How does this affect my organization?
Partnering with PGF allows FrontStream to offer you truly integrated payment processing. That means your donor's information stays safe and secure.
For those that have funds being processed by PGF, we can also offer consolidated customer support. This means you are able to submit a help request and our representatives will be able to assist you with both product and payment-related questions.
How Does My Organization Get Paid?
We offer two donation disbursement options:
We encourage all organizations to sign up for EFT, which will remain free of charge and offer quicker, more reliable disbursements. There is a $20.00 fee for each check mailed.
Here’s some information on the difference between EFTs and mailed checks:
|First Payment||Ongoing Payments||Reissues||Processing Time|
The week following a donation
Go out with the next scheduled disbursement
|2 business days|
|Check||Thursday closest to the 15th of the month||
Thursday closest to the 15th of the month
|Go out with the next scheduled disbursement||2 business days + mail|
Will Donors Have the Option to Cover the Fee for Their Donation?
Donors will have the option to cover the fee for any donations made through peer-to-peer events, donation forms and fundraising campaigns.
The FrontStream team will be incorporating this feature in auctions in the future.
What Will My Receipts Look Like?
Receipts will look the same as previous versions, but this language will be included:
"Your donation is being made to Panorama Global Fund (tax ID 26-3265577), a 501c(3) nonprofit, which will send your donation to "NONPROFIT NAME" (tax ID 11--1111111) on your behalf."
For those that have chosen a third-party payment processor, your receipting will remain the same.
Recap: What Does This Mean for My Organization?
We have you covered! Here's a bit more information on what that looks like:
|Account Setup||Processing Donations||Disbursement Payments||Fees||Reporting||Receipting|
|Payments will be processed by PGF and can be received via check or EFT.||Funds will be processed and fees will be deducted prior to disbursement. For those that have funds being processed by PGF, we can offer consolidated customer service. Meaning you can submit a help request and the representative will be able to address questions with both product and payments.||
There will be two options for disbursement; monthly check or weekly EFT. Checks will be disbursed on the Thursday closest to the 15th of the month. EFT's will be disbursed every week.
We encourage you to opt into EFT disbursements as there will be a $20 fee applied to each check. There is NO additional fee applied for those that opt into EFT disbursements.
|Coming Soon||In Panorama, access your "Panorama Payment Report" to view your processed donations.||Receipts will look the same as previous versions, but this language will be included: "Your donation is being made to Panorama Global Fund (tax ID 26-3265577), a 501c(3) nonprofit, which will send your donation to "NONPROFIT NAME" (tax ID 11--1111111) on your behalf."|