Employer Matching

Matching Gifts

Double the impact of your gift (or more!) through an employer and employee corporate matching program. Your employer may match any contribution you give to Los Altos Community Foundation. Some companies also match contributions from retirees and board members. 

 

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Matching FAQ

Q. What are employee matching gift programs?
A. Employee matching gift programs are corporate giving programs in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations.

Q. What are volunteer grant programs?
A. Volunteer grant programs are corporate giving programs in which companies provide monetary donations to organizations where employees volunteer regularly. If you volunteer with us, it’s an easy way to provide us with additional financial support!

Q. How do I request a matching gift or volunteer grant?
A. Requesting a matching gift or volunteer grant is normally a five minute process which must be initiated by the donor / volunteer. You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process. Please search our database for company specific information.

Q. How is this information obtained?
A. We partner with a company called Double the Donation. If you see anything that should be changed, please email Double the Donation’s team at data@doublethedonation.com

Q. What if I still have questions?
A. For questions regarding your company’s programs, please contact your employer’s HR or community giving department. Much of the necessary information is also available on your company intranet. For questions regarding submitting a matching gift or volunteer grant request to us, please contact us using the information provided on this page.

 

Employee Volunteering

Are you a volunteer with LACF? Many companies donate for employee volunteer hours. Enter your company in the above box to find out more.

Donate Online

 

by mailfax, or by phoning us at (650) 949-5908.

Los Altos Community Foundation, 183 Hillview Avenue, Los Altos, CA 94022, Tel: 650-949-5908, Fax: 650-949-0807, Email

Los Altos Community Foundation is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Los Altos Community Foundation’s Federal Tax ID is 77-0273721