About Us

InstaRaise is the industry-leading online platform for donation and product fundraising. Our innovative, fun, and easy-to-use platform allows teams, groups, and schools to increase participation and massively increase profit. With One Company, One Platform, One Rep, and One Customer Service Contact, InstaRaise makes fundraising a smooth and easy experience. Our proprietary data retention and contact list building tools help grow sales with every fundraiser. You can earn a lucrative profit on product fundraisers, with 100% profit on donations after the minimum reach and 50-60% profit on all product sales.

InstaRaise was founded in 2019 by Jack Halpern, a 20+ year fundraising expert. Jack built his career and business on the idea that fundraising should be made easier for the heroes who build tomorrow’s leaders. He believes that these heroes deserve simple tools that increase the effectiveness of their fundraising activities, allowing them to dedicate more time and resources towards developing future leaders.

Join InstaRaise and simplify your fundraising experience today.

Meet the Team

Jack Halpern


Jack’s passion for identifying top-tier developers, fundraising professionals, & experienced customer service providers has led InstaRaise to become the industry-leading fundraising platform. With his management team, he has helped thousands of schools & non-profits raise tens of millions of dollars yearly.

InstaRaise’s SaaS fundraising software is also helping other companies to do the same. Jack is dedicated to finding simple solutions for everyday fundraising & business challenges, improving the user experience, & firmly believes that “data tells the whole story.”

Under his leadership, InstaRaise has created a culture of excellence and innovation, with a commitment to data-driven decision making to help schools, charities, & fundraising companies increase their bottom line. Jack continues to improve InstaRaise’s products, services, & customer experience to ensure it remains the go-to fundraising platform.

Ephraim Weingot

Operations Manager

Ephraim has a keen understanding of operational systems & workflow, making him an invaluable member of the InstaRaise team. With his software experience & understanding of systems guiding the team, InstaRaise is able to deliver an unparalleled fundraising experience time over time.

As the Operations Manager, Ephraim is responsible for managing software development & implementation, ensuring every campaign runs smoothly & efficiently. His dedication to operational excellence helps InstaRaise deliver exceptional service & achieve outstanding fundraising results.

Ephraim ‘s pleasant & professional personality makes him an excellent communicator with clients. His dedication to delivering outstanding customer service sets him apart as a leader in the industry.

When he’s not working, Ephraim enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with family, and is committed to personal and professional growth.

Josh Koegel

Director of Partnerships

Josh Koegel is a seasoned operations & business management expert with over two decades of progressive management & sales management experience. He is passionate about finding & improving inefficient procedures, hiring hardworking & dedicated talent, & consistently striving to boost productivity.

Josh joined InstaRaise because of the company’s commitment to making fundraising easy, fun, & profitable while improving the programs that America’s youth participate in.

Josh’s expertise in hiring, leading large teams, enhancing efficiency, driving business growth, and capitalizing on revenue potential make him an invaluable asset to the InstaRaise team. His commitment to making fundraising accessible and successful for all sets him apart as a leader in the industry.

When he’s not working, Josh enjoys spending time with his family & exploring the outdoors. He is big sports fan (NY Teams) & an avid camper and loves nothing more than getting lost in the beauty of nature.

Jill Stevens

Director of Sales & Marketing