There are a couple of advertisements included in the search results. We get paid for these advertisements, and use the revenue to support charities that partner with us. Search for a Cause is free to use and always will be.
No matter what our costs are, we give at least 30% of our revenue to charity. Historically we’ve given upwards of 90%. We use the rest of the revenue for two purposes: (1) to cover costs, which include hosting/server costs and food for our team; and (2) to reinvest in growth so that we can give more to charity in the long term. To learn more about how we are investing our revenue, check out our quarterly financials