New Integration: Use NationBuilder to Manage and Run Your Activism Website

Emily Breuninger
Emily Breuninger / February 14, 2018

If you’re looking to get involved in politics, activism, or fundraising, the first thing you’ll need is a website.

NationBuilder is a software platform designed for leaders, advocates, and politicians to build their websites and community infrastructures. The sites are fully responsive, interactive, and focused on getting your visitors to take action, in whatever cause you’re supporting! Now that NationBuilder integrates with Zapier, you can automate your NationBuilder workflows and let Zapier handle the copying and pasting. Never worry about missing a step again!

How NationBuilder Works with Zapier


  • New Person: Triggers when a new person is created.
  • Person Changed I: Triggers when person details change.
  • Donation Deleted: Triggers when a donation has been deleted.
  • Donation Changed: Triggers when there is a change in donation data.
  • New Donation: Triggers when a new donation is created.


  • Find Person: Find a person by email, salesforce_id, external. Optionally, create one if none are found.


  • Update Person: Updates a person with the provided data.
  • Create Person: Creates a new person with the provided data.
  • Remove Person: Remove a Person From a List
  • Tag a Person: This action applies one or more tags to a person.
  • Create Donation: Creates a new donation.

Automation Inspiration

Get started with these sample Zaps:

Add NationBuilder Contacts

Manage NationBuilder Donations

How to Automate NationBuilder with Zapier

  1. Sign up for a NationBuilder account, and make sure you have a Zapier account

  2. Try some pre-made NationBuilder integrations and learn more about how NationBuilder works with Zapier

  3. Check out our NationBuilder help documentation for details on connecting your account and setting up your first Zap

  4. Or login and build a custom workflow with NationBuilder Nexus and Zapier