Matching Gifts

Every company has their own procedure for submitting a matching gift request. On the Matching Gifts page, you can use our search tool to find your employer in our matching gifts database. If the company is in our database, you can select it to see the specific instructions for that company’s matching gifts process. Different organizations have different requirements and procedures, so please look up each company individually. Donors can also check with their Human Resources or Community Relations Departments to inquire about their internal process.

Important tips:

There are three basic methods of submitting a matching gift request; paper matching gift forms, online forms, and non-traditional programs. The process for each method is listed below.

Paper Matching Gift Forms:
Paper matching gift forms are often available for printout through our search tool on the Matching Gifts page of the 3-Day website, or they can be obtained directly through your donor’s employer. The process for matching gift forms is as follows:

Online Matching Gift Forms:
Online submission links are provided internally by the donor’s employer. The process for online forms is as follows:

Non-Traditional Programs:
Some employers partner with 3rd party companies such as Your Cause and Benevity to manage their Corporate Giving Programs. These programs allow employees to make both their contribution and matching gift requests to organizations through their employer, including payroll deduction donations. The process for this type of program is as follows:

Matching Gifts FAQ