How do I become a Pride Angel member?
Become a member and start adding your own profile, add messages on our forum and rate our blogs. Just click on one of our register links as a sperm donor, egg donor, co-parent or recipient (anyone looking for a sperm donor or egg donor). You will be asked to complete some basic details about yourself and have the option of uploading a photograph.
Do you have to pay for this service?
It is totally free to search profiles and add your own personal profile as a member.
Once I find a match how do I communicate with them?
Pride Angel does not charge high set up fees or monthly subscriptions, instead it uses a unique message credit system. Purely buy the amount of credits you wish to, to enable you to contact other users.
Am I tied to any payment contracts?
No, there are no joining fees or monthly subscriptions to pay, you simply choose to buy message credits as and when you wish to contact other members.
Do sperm donor's pay for message credits ?
Membership is free and for a limited time only, we are giving 5 free message credits to all new sperm donor members, who complete a full profile.
( Please contact us with your username and email address, using the Contact Us link, and we will credit your account with the message credits )
Do egg donor's pay for message credits ?
Membership is free and for a limited time only, we are giving 5 free message credits to all new egg donor members.
( Please contact us with your username and email address, using the Contact Us link , and we will credit your account with the message credits )
How do I create a personal profile ?
You simply click the register button as a sperm donor, egg donor, co-parent or recipient and add a few details about yourself, you can add as many details or as little as you wish, it is totally up to you. The more details you add though the more likely other users will contact you.
Do I need to complete the health questionnaire?
The health questionnaire is totally optional, it is purely a way of expressing to other members that you are willing to give information about your health and that you are committed to health screening. If you do not wish to display the information on the health questionnaire to all users, then simply make the questionnaire 'private' within the 'edit your profile' section. Some members may only wish to give personal details regarding their health directly.
How do I add an image of myself/my partner?
First the image will need to be loaded onto your personal computer and saved within a file. To add an image, login and go to 'edit my profile'. Below the 'More about me' section you will see a 'browse' button, clicking on this will bring up the files on your computer, enabling you to search through your pictures. Highlight the image you require by clicking on it. Then click 'Add picture' this will show a thumbnail picture of your chosen image. If you are happy with this image, then click on the 'save' button at the bottom of the page. Your image should now be viewable within your profile. If you do experience any problems uploading your picture, then please send your image to firstname.lastname@example.org for us to add this for you, giving your full name and username.
How do I make sure my profile is visible to other users?
Once you have created a profile it will be automatically visible to other users. To check this, please go to 'edit profile' and ensure that your profile is marked as 'public' not 'private'.
Why can't I see my own profile?
To view your own profile, simply 'log out' and search under the 'Donor type' and 'Country'. You will now be able to see your profile as other users view it. If you are logged in then you will not be able to see your own profile. Don't worry it will still be visible to any other users.
How do I make my profile invisible to other users?
If you create a profile and then decide you do not wish for the details to be visable to other members, simply login, go to 'edit your profile' and make your profile 'private'. This means that other users will not be able to see any details about you, although you can still remain a member and have the benefits of being able to view other profiles. This is useful if you are communicating with a member but do not want to delete your profile.
How do I delete my profile completely?
If you wish to totally delete your profile completely, simply contact Pride Angel through our 'contact us' form, giving your name, username and email address.