With Bloomerang Payments or Stripe Connect, you can use Stripe's Chipper mobile card reader to process credit card donations through the Bloomerang iOS Mobile App.

Note: Bloomerang's iOS app works with iOS 13 or higher. Download the app here.

From the Constituent Profile:

  1. Tap +, then select Donation.
  2. Under Payment Method, select Credit Card.
  3. Tap Add Card.
  4. Tap +.
  5. Select your Bloomerang Payments or Stripe Connect processor.

    Note: Only Bloomerang Payments or Stripe Connect will work with the credit card reader. 

  6. Tap Credit Card Reader.
    • If you haven't already done so, make sure your card reader is on.
    • If your Bluetooth is not on, you will be prompted to turn it on. Select Yes.
  7. Select the card reader, then tap Swipe/Insert Card.
  8. Swipe or insert the card, then remove the card when prompted.
  9. You will be taken back to the transaction screen. Fill in the rest of the fields, then click Save.

The next time you need to swipe the card, there will be a button to Swipe/Insert Card.

From the Add Hub

  1. Select Donation.
  2. Search for and select a constituent.
  3. Tap +, then select Donation.
  4. Under Payment Method, select Credit Card.
  5. Tap Add Card.
  6. Tap +.
  7. Select your Bloomerang Payments or Stripe Connect processor.

    Note: Only Bloomerang Payments or Stripe Connect will work with the credit card reader.

  8. Tap Credit Card Reader.
    • If you haven't already done so, make sure your card reader is on.
    • If your Bluetooth is not on, you will be prompted to turn it on. Select Yes.
  9. Select the card reader, then tap Swipe/Insert Card.
  10. Swipe the card, then remove the card when prompted.
  11. You will be taken back to the transaction screen. Fill in the rest of the fields, then click Save.

The next time you need to swipe the card, there will be a button to Swipe/Insert Card.