WordPress, the open source for Content Management is being used by Charities and Nonprofits to increase their reach and work. Now, specific WordPress Templates/Themes are available from various Template Houses like – ThemeForest, WooThemes, Organized Themes etc. Special features are being designed for them that include- Donation and Fundraising tools, Donation and Fundraising progress bars, Volunteer and Staff Sections etc. Below is the collection of themes for Charity and Nonprofits.
Compassion, a fantastic theme designed for websites that promote non-profit organizations or conduct charity programs. It\’s a perfect choice for organizations, NGO\’s and interest groups that publish load of content.
A ThemeForest Theme for Charity and Non-Profits, Kindness, is a responsive WordPress theme that looks awesome when viewed from any of the devices having wide ranging screen resolutions. The theme is widgetized. Short codes are provided for fast feature and content management. It’s an HTML5 theme (coming with micro-formats) and is Search Engine Optimized enhancing the online presence of the organization or group.
Each title, category and tag will be visible to the web crawler or robots and will be indexed by search engines. An effective slider manager is available for adding captions, videos etc. Other features include varying post formats, translation readiness, Powerful Form builder, 500+ Google fonts, Unique sorting options for portfolio, etc. The theme is priced at $45.
WISDOM of Life is an impressive 3-columned, widgetized, WordPress Charity theme. The theme has a special Event Management feature with countdown widget and is Google Maps friendly for event location mappings. An eye catching donation widget and awesome picture gallery (with zoom option) can be quite helpful for fund raising. It is Google advertisement friendly as well.
Fast and easy design customization is possible as a result of a quality and nicely formatted source code. This ThemeForest theme is cross browser adaptable and is available in WordPress 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3 versions. It is priced at $45 for regular license.
A more than ideal design the WordPress Aid theme for charitable works can be used for website or blogs with equal efficacy. Raise funds or disseminate information, discuss or educate or empower the fellow netizens about important events or issues at hand, the template is of great value.
Advanced jQuery animations and effects, easy layout controller, Valid HTML5 markup, Unlimited color options, Customized parallax slider, logo customization, WordPress menu support, Friendly admin panel, Thumbnail images with built-in WordPress system, Sponsor’s slider in the footer, are other features.
A Donations ticker, Alert box for emergencies and Call-to-Action button is also made into the theme. And what more, each Purchase Helps to Eliminate AIDS, as 10% of the profits goes directly to the UN Foundation fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The theme is priced at $40.
Ray of Light is awesome looking Religious Movements and Church theme. The feature rich and customizable theme allows for three different styles of portfolios with one, two and three columns. The ThemeForest’s theme has its own photo gallery and one has the option of linking posts with galleries via smart shortcode based gallery preview box.
A widgetized theme from Template Monster comes with blog and gallery functionality. Theme has WordPress 3.2.x – 3.4.x compatibility and requires a WordPress 3.3 engine. The JQuery Coded theme has 1200px layout. The template allows website content management via the Admin panel.
The home page is beautifully divided into Before Content Area, Left Content Area, Right Content Area, After Content Area and Footer One to Four Areas. Template Monster’s Online Help Center helps in choosing, editing and managing one’s web templates. A single site license is priced at $67.The buyout price is $3800.
A charity/Non-Profit theme from OrganizedThemes, Foundation has fundraising and podcasting tools for non-profits, churches and, charitable organizations and institutions. One can upload a logo or choose a background. The theme works nicely with smartphones and tablets.
Other notable features include built in Staff page, Newsletter and Donation Bars on button page, Mail-Chimp powered newsletter sign up, Search Engine Optimization, Sponsor Section, Jigoshop integration, Translation Readiness, Social media integration, Press release section, Customized gallery posts for images, Enhanced lightbox gallery. The theme is tested for Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Opera and Internet Explorer 7+ browsers. The theme costs $49.
Agency Theme by Organized Themes is designed with nonprofits and charities in mind, although it can be used for other business and organizational sites as well. A prominent header slideshow for video’s and images is available. Optional fundraising bar, touch enabled slideshows and galleries, staff section for staff details are in the theme.
Responsive design for devices with varying screen sizes. Customized widgets for video, Facebook Like box, latest tweets and featured pages available. Logo upload, color and background choices, easy to use theme options page are other features. The theme is priced at $49.
A responsive theme from Organized Themes handmade to suit the requirements of Charity and Non-Profits alike. It makes viewing on multiple sources (smartphones, tablets, netbooks and larger displays) with varied screen sizes impressive and easy. Multiple color options are available through theme options page. The three Call to Action buttons on Home page i.e., for donation, MailChimp newsletter or traditional can be put to great use.
Different Post formats for images, image galleries and video are available. The theme has 4 custom widgets: Featured Page, Facebook, Video and Newsletter Sign-Up. The Staff Section can be used for listing staff and volunteers. A sponsor section is also available for donor listing that enhances the charity’s credibility. Translation ready theme allows for social media links on the footer. Built on the rock solid Options Framework, the theme is cross browser tested. It is priced at $49.
A stunning work from WooThemes, SavingGrace is designed specifically for Charities and Nonprofits. Attention has been paid to details resulting in a theme with excellent topography. A spiffy new slider on the homepage rolls around in the background provides a great experience. An excellent donation & progress tracking functionality shows the donation target and donations collected. A custom built featured slider makes possible displaying the slide posts beautifully on one’s homepage.
The widgetized theme has one sidebar, and comes with other custom Woo Widgets (Ad Space, Blog Author, WooTabs, Subscribe, Archives, Search, Flickr and Twitter).The Standard WooThemes Package for the theme comprises of, Unlimited Domain usage, Two Bonus themes and Regular theme updates, all priced at $70.
Relief is a Charity or Nonprofit specific WordPress Theme by ThemeForest. The theme can be easily customized using fully featured theme options panel. Relief’s a fully responsive theme that can work with displays from varied range of devices such as the iPhone, iPad, laptops, tablets etc.
The theme is 3.3/3.4 compatible. Other features include Blog functionality, Sponsor / Partner management, Events Management, Google Fonts, 2, 3 or 4 Column Photo Gallery with PrettyPhoto, Custom header images for individual pages, Icons ready to link to all the main social networks, Localization Ready and Detailed Documentation. This theme is priced at $40.