Matching gifts

We are so close!  Together we have raised almost all of the money needed to complete our project at FOVC.  We are just $3,200.00 shy and when you look at how far we’ve come, (we’ve raised $47,500 of the $51,000 needed) it is hard not to imagine that together we can finish this project.  While there are many ways you can help raise money, there is a way you can also double your giving – matching employer grants/donations. 

There are so many companies out there that have programs to match the donations their employees make.  Employers don’t always advertise that they match employee donations, but here is a list of several of the companies out there that match.  Plus, there are many more not on this list.  So, please ask your employer because if they do match you can quickly double your donation. 

 Companies that match employee donations

Acumed LLC                                                    Adobe Systems
ADP                                                                  American Express
American Property Management                Applied Materials
Bank of America                                             Bank Of The West
BCD Travel                                                      Becker Capital Management
Charles Schwab                                              Citigroup
Cisco Systems                                                 Clorox Company
CNA Insurance                                                Costco Corporation
Davidson Companies                                      Exxon Corp.
FLIR Systems, Inc.                                          Follett Corporation
Ford Family Foundation                               General Electric
Genentech                                                        Google
Grainger                                                           Hanna Andersson
Hewlett Packard                                             The Home Depot
IPA Financial, LLC.                                        Key Foundation
Lakeside Matching Gifts Program               LightSPEED Aviation
M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust                    Macy’s
Mentor Graphics                                             Meredith Corp
Merrill Lynch & Co.                                        Meyer Memorial Trust
Microsoft                                                          Motorola
MSI Systems Integrators                               Nike
North Pacific Group                                        Northwest Information Services, Inc.
NVIDIA Corporation                                      Oracle Corporation
PacifiCorp                                                         Peak6
PepsiCo                                                             Pfizer
Portland General Electric                              RBC Dain Rauscher
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon   Rejuvenation, Inc.                                                    Safeco                                                                Saint-Gobain Corporation                            Scottrade Inc.                                                   The Standard                                              Starbucks                                                           Subaru of America                                                  Sun Microsystems                                            Symantec                                                            Synopsys                                                             Tektronix                                                              The Stanley Works                                           Tyco                                                      UnitedHealth Group                                        US Bancorp                                                    Verizon                                                               Vtech Communications                                      Walsh Construction                                        Welch Allyn, Inc.                                                  West Marine                                                    Veris Industries                                            Schneider Electric

*Again, this is just a few of the companies that match donations and as always, you should verify with your employer that they do offer matching donations.

Jenny

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