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side-by-side comparison of Classy vs. Kindful
based on preference data from user reviews. Classy rates 4.3/5 stars with 98 reviews. By contrast, Kindful rates 4.4/5 stars with 329 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Classy
Classy
(98)
4.3 out of 5
Classy
Kindful
Kindful
(329)
4.4 out of 5
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Market Segments
Classy
Classy
Small-Business (76.0% of reviews)
Kindful
Kindful
Small-Business (90.2% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Classy
Classy
$0
Kindful
Kindful
$100 per month (billed annually)

Classy vs Kindful

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Classy easier to use, set up, and administer. However, reviewers preferred doing business with Kindful overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Classy meets the needs of their business better than Kindful.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Kindful is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Kindful over Classy.
Categories
Shared Categories
Classy
Classy
Kindful
Kindful
Classy and Kindful are categorized as Fundraising, Nonprofit CRM, and Donor Management
Unique Categories
Classy
Classy has no unique categories
Kindful
Kindful is categorized as Nonprofit Payment Gateway
Pricing
Classy
Classy Pricing
Starter
$0
Classy Pro
Starting at $299per month (billed annually)
Enterprise
Starting at $1,499per month
Free Trial
Kindful
Kindful Pricing
Starter
$100per month (billed annually)
Launch
$200per month (billed annually)
Growing
$300per month (billed annually)
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Classy
Classy
8.7
Responses: 90
Kindful
Kindful
8.5
Responses: 287
Ease of Use
Classy
Classy
8.7
Responses: 89
Kindful
Kindful
8.5
Responses: 282
Ease of Setup
Classy
Classy
8.6
Responses: 65
Kindful
Kindful
8.2
Responses: 209
Ease of Admin
Classy
Classy
8.8
Responses: 67
Kindful
Kindful
8.5
Responses: 217
Quality of Support
Classy
Classy
8.8
Responses: 87
Kindful
Kindful
9.1
Responses: 277
Ease of Doing Business With
Classy
Classy
8.8
Responses: 65
Kindful
Kindful
9.0
Responses: 212
Product Direction (% positive)
Classy
Classy
8.2
Responses: 89
Kindful
Kindful
8.9
Responses: 278
Features
Administration
Reporting
Classy
Classy
8.9
Responses: 45
Kindful
Kindful
8.3
Responses: 110
Interaction Tracking
Classy
Classy
8.4
Responses: 39
Kindful
Kindful
8.7
Responses: 107
Automation
Classy
Classy
8.6
Responses: 40
Kindful
Kindful
8.4
Responses: 101
Donor Profiles
Classy
Classy
8.3
Responses: 39
Kindful
Kindful
9.0
Responses: 115
Administration
User Dashboard
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.8
Responses: 61
Donor Profiles
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
9.1
Responses: 69
Reporting
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.8
Responses: 68
Templates
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.2
Responses: 57
Customization
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.4
Responses: 60
Constituent Management
Constituent Profiles
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.9
Responses: 49
Verified Feature
Online Portal
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
9.0
Responses: 47
Verified Feature
Donor Communications
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.5
Responses: 52
Verified Feature
Fundraising
Campaign Management
Classy
Classy
9.4
Responses: 45
Kindful
Kindful
8.6
Responses: 106
Online Donation Portal
Classy
Classy
9.4
Responses: 45
Kindful
Kindful
9.1
Responses: 111
Event Planning
Classy
Classy
8.5
Responses: 35
Kindful
Kindful
6.8
Responses: 56
Recurring Donations
Classy
Classy
9.1
Responses: 43
Kindful
Kindful
9.3
Responses: 107
Peer-to-peer Fundraising
Classy
Classy
9.5
Responses: 40
Kindful
Kindful
8.1
Responses: 62
Mobile Capabilities
Classy
Classy
8.9
Responses: 39
Kindful
Kindful
8.3
Responses: 68
Donor Management
Moves Management
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.9
Responses: 44
Pledge Tracking
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.9
Responses: 40
E-Document Storage
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.9
Responses: 32
Acknowledgments & Communications
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.6
Responses: 59
Marketing Automation
Email Marketing
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.0
Responses: 31
Verified Feature
Lead Management
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.7
Responses: 10
Campaign Management
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.3
Responses: 36
Verified Feature
Marketing ROI Analytics
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.3
Responses: 25
Verified Feature
Marketing
Email Marketing
Classy
Classy
7.6
Responses: 26
Kindful
Kindful
8.2
Responses: 68
Direct Mail Tools
Classy
Classy
7.8
Responses: 17
Kindful
Kindful
7.6
Responses: 65
Interoperability
Event Tracking
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.2
Responses: 25
Gift Tracking
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.8
Responses: 42
Fund Accounting
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.2
Responses: 46
Workflow Automation
Donor Prospecting
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.2
Responses: 29
Verified Feature
Data Entry
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.5
Responses: 54
Verified Feature
Task Delegation
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.1
Responses: 32
Verified Feature
Reporting & Analytics
Reporting
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.5
Responses: 55
Verified Feature
Dashboards
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
9.1
Responses: 55
Verified Feature
Automated Reports
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.8
Responses: 45
Verified Feature
Integrations
Accounting
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.7
Responses: 33
Verified Feature
Fundraising
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
8.7
Responses: 45
Verified Feature
Grant Management
Classy
Classy
Not enough data available
Kindful
Kindful
7.1
Responses: 19
Verified Feature
Sales POS
Classy
Classy
Feature Not Available
Kindful
Kindful
8.3
Responses: 19
Verified Feature
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Classy and Kindful were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Classy
Classy
76.0%
Kindful
Kindful
90.2%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Classy
Classy
18.8%
Kindful
Kindful
8.9%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Classy
Classy
5.2%
Kindful
Kindful
0.9%
Reviewers' Industry
Classy
Classy Industry
Non-Profit Organization Management
66.7%
Philanthropy
3.1%
Marketing and Advertising
3.1%
Individual & Family Services
3.1%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
3.1%
Other
20.8%
Kindful
Kindful Industry
Non-Profit Organization Management
56.0%
Religious Institutions
7.7%
Education Management
5.5%
Fund-Raising
2.8%
Civic & Social Organization
2.8%
Other
25.2%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Classy
Emily Jean H.
Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

Classy is very intuitive, both on the donor-facing and back-end user side. Classy also offers a high level of customization of event, peer-to-peer fundraising, and general donation pages. Plus the tech support is top notch!

Kindful
Erin G.
Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

Once I figured out where the tabs and menus I needed were, I found Kindful very easy to use. I started learning the program before the interface switched to "Kindful 2.0" so it took me a bit to navigate the changes. But once I figured out where everything...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Classy
Taylor B.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

The cost just wasn't feasible for our company at this time.

Kindful
Dena B.
Administrator in Museums and Institutions

Perhaps it was just the four months we were using it, but the software itself needs re-engineering. In that respect, the user experience was dreadful – I received 404 errors constantly for most of their most basic, built-in reports. Results in general were...

Discussions
Classy
Classy Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Classy has no discussions with answers
Kindful
Kindful Discussions
What are your transaction fees?
1 comment
Offical Response from Kindful
Kindful doesn't charge any transaction fees, you only pay your credit card processing. Read more
We would very much like to have a "merge to one household" along side the "merge contacts" button
1 comment
KL
I would email this request to Kindful at support@kindful.com. They respond back to you within 1 business day. Read more
What is the best way to submit feature requests?
1 comment
Shaelina H.
SH
You can email them at support@kindful.com. You'll get an automated response and then within the next business day if not earlier, you'll get a real human...Read more
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