Contactless: Finding the right solution

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Choosing the right contactless payment solution for your organisation’s needs can sometimes feel overwhelming. 

We’ve broken down the differences between the Donation Station by GWD and competitor products, to help make your decision a little bit easier and elevate your corporate fundraising efforts.


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What are the benefits of working with GWD?

Choosing the contactless fundraising partner, as well as the right product, is important to your success. GWD pride ourselves on a support-centred approach, driven by customer consultations, feedback and development.

Purpose-built products

High quality products, designed with fundraisers in mind 

A one-stop shop

All devices set-up, customised and maintained by our team, in house 

Expert, friendly support

A knowledgeable team with experience in fundraising technology 

The price is right

Flexible contracts and rental options are available to suit different needs

A company that truly Cares

A passionate team who want to help you get the most out of your device 

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Designed with accessibility & simplicity in mind

Donation Station Lite

Conversation Starter

Converting an initial donation into a meaningful relationship is also part of the Donation Station experience. Key prompts for information gathering allow you to capture data from donors that can be used to continue the conversation into the future.

Donation Station Lite

Discover our latest range of contactless products

The Lite range features two of our most accessible products; the Pocket and the Express.

Built with simplicity in mind, these small-scale, portable devices are ideal for collecting donations on the go. 

Attract Loop

Part of the Donation Station’s key visual design features, the Attract Loop are screensavers purposefully designed to run on a loop. Created by GWD with your input, they use visuals or photography, plus an emotive call to action, to catch the donors interest and lead them towards donation through interactive storytelling.


The entire Donation Station is open to branding, from external display to on-screen logos, photography and your brand look and feel.

Our design support service can adapt visuals and graphics to suit your brand.

Wifi or 4G/5G Data SIM

Where you need it, the Donation Station can be supplied with Data or Wifi connectivity.

If using the device in a remote location or at an event, it’s worth considering the signal strength available – GWD can support you to ensure there’s a smooth running operation on the day.

Safe & Secure

All data is transmitted with full encryption, so you can be sure that all individual donor data is safely used, in accordance with GDPR regulations.

Choice of Donations

Giving choice on where the donor wants their money to be spent empowers them further. The Donation Station asks this question and gives charities freedom to present their causes and activities as separate campaigns.

Gift Aid Up Sell

An integrated Gift Aid function on all Donation Stations helps boost fundraising a further 25%. This tax relief can be claimed from HRMC from any donor that supplies their contact details and makes a declaration, as a UK tax payer. The Donation Station is designed to encourage and secure this additional fundraising income easily, through simple reports that can be downloaded and submitted to HMRC as part of a Gift Aid claim.