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The Cause object contains information related to a cause, otherwise referred to as Event Listing. A cause/Event Listing is an object that can be associated with a fundraiser and/or donation. The most common use of this feature is for fundraisers to create events that are displayed on their page.

Availability: The Cause object is available in cause-related emails:

  • Member/Team Created Cause
  • Custom cause-related email

Attributes: The Cause object has the following attributes:

  • Cause.Name
  • Cause.Description
  • Cause.Date
  • Cause.Total_Amount
  • Cause.Address (Address object)

Cause.Name

Returns the cause name (for example Bake Sale).

Cause.Description

Returns the cause description.

Cause.Date

Returns the date associated with the cause. Use a date filter to return the value in a recognized format:

Input

{{ Cause.Date | date: "%B %d, %Y" }}

Output

January 1, 2020

Cause.Total_Amount

Returns the total amount raised associated with the cause. Use a money filter to return the value in a monetary format:

Input

{{ Cause.Total_Amount | money }}

Output

$500

Cause.Address

Returns the address associated with the cause. Cause.Address is an Address object.