How to use the Elvanto API

Elvanto offers powerful API integration capabilities, allowing your church to connect and synchronize with various applications and services. This guide will help you understand how to utilize Elvanto's API for standard integrations and clarify the scope of our support in this area.

What You Can Achieve with Elvanto's API:

Seamless Data Synchronization: Easily connect Elvanto with other applications to maintain consistent data across platforms.

Automation of Routine Tasks: Reduce manual workload by automating tasks such as data entry and updates.

Customized User Experience: Tailor the functionality of your church's software ecosystem to meet specific needs.

Important Note on Custom API Integrations:

While Elvanto's API provides numerous possibilities for integration, we do not support custom API integrations. This means we are unable to assist with developing or troubleshooting custom-coded integrations or scripts. We encourage you to utilize our standard API integrations, which are robust and cater to a wide range of functionalities.

Access Your Elvanto Secret API Key

Remember, your API key is like a key to your account, and all its data, so only use it on 3rd-party websites and applications that you trust.

  1. Login to your Elvanto Admin account.  

  2. Click on the Settings in the top navigation bar.

  3. Scroll down to the Developers section and select the API. 
  4. Find Your Secret API Key and click Show copy this key to use in third party platforms. 

Elvanto Tip

Need to regenerate your API Key? Check out this article: How to Regenerate API Keys


Connecting to the API

For information on developing your own applications that integrate with Elvanto, all information and documentation on how to use it can be found on the API developers page.  It will help you work your way through every stage of the setup process and more. There are a range of Developer tools available on that developer's page.