Our Fees for Donations

We charge 30% fee on successful sales of donated items. Our minimum fee is £5 GBP.

Example 1: Item sold for £100GBP

All
50%
10%
Charity
£70
£35
£7
CircleHood
£30
£30
£30
Donor*
£0
£35
£63

Example 2: Item sold for £10GBP

All
50%
10%
Charity
£5
£2.5
50p
CircleHood
£5
£5
£5
Donor*
£0
£2.5
£4.5

Where do our fees go?

 

Even though we are not brick and mortar like charity shops we still have some costs to cover and successfully continue to serve charities and donors.  We can still provide up to 70% of the proceeds to charity, in comparison to charities where on average at 20%.

 

Here is few of the costs that we cover with our fees:

 

  • Collections of donations

  • Sorting, storing and managing inventory

  • Pricing, preparing, photographing and listing the items

  • Commissions to payment providers for purchases

  • Packing and posting the orders

  • Building and maintaining our market place

  • Customer service

* Donor gets equivalent of rewards