Do supporters need to include a pound sign (£) in their text?

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Whether a supporter texts ‘keyword £20’ or ‘keyword 20’, it doesn’t matter, their donation should still work.

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For ease of use, our technology can recognise and accept Text Giving donations whether they include a pound sign or not. Whether a supporter includes a £ or doesn’t, their donation will still be accepted.

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