Who we are

We're here to help you make a difference, on your terms.

This is DonorUP

DonorUP is designed to help everyone have a say in the future and get nonprofits funding for their cause, cost free.

We believe in advocacy

Show up for the causes you care about through donating and engaging with nonprofits.

We believe in transparency

We want to get as much money to nonprofits as possible. No fees or charges disguised as “tips”.

We believe in creating something truly different

It is our vision to become a holistic platform where you can be a changemaker and get rewarded by ethical brands for doing the right thing. You deserve it.

Our Team

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Allan Amico

Founder & CEO

Allan is from Buffalo, New York and graduated from Princeton University with a degree in History. After working for five years in finance, he left finance world in 2017 to start DonorUP so nonprofits can reach more donors and receive 100% of their donations, cost-free.

Allan supports nonprofits that explore mentorship and promote athletics as a way to develop life skills.

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Hannah Kloepfer

SVP Content & Culture

Hannah graduated from Columbia University before entering the nonprofit and entertainment worlds. With experience in creative and community development and as a producer, she joined DonorUP to help both donors, nonprofits, and brands UP their impact.

Hannah supports nonprofits that champion arts education, health, and wellness. She is committed to bringing people together through the arts and empowering them (through education) to lead healthier lives.

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Vaidhy Murti

Chief Technology Officer

Vaidhy has experience building products and scaling them at multiple startups. Previously, he founded a dating app, Friendsy, that grew to over 300K users across the country. He joined DonorUP to help nonprofits gain the exposure they deserve and to empower individuals to give back at the push of a button.

Vaidhy supports nonprofits that provide healthcare and educational aid to individuals and families.

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Marisa Rando

Donor Experience

Marisa is a native New Yorker and marketing generalist with years of experience working in content strategy for tech companies and charities. She joined DonorUP to empower people looking to make a difference. She believes two heads > one, and that small efforts lead to big impact.

Marisa supports nonprofits that provide basic needs to a global audience and women’s health organizations in the US.

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Pete Van Oot

Nonprofit Engagement

Pete is from Brattleboro, Vermont and has experience in lead generation and scaling user onboarding systems. He joined DonorUP to help nonprofits cultivate an engaged donor base so that they can spend less energy on fundraising and more time achieving their mission.

Pete supports nonprofits that offer educational opportunities to under-resourced communities.

A few words from our founding team

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