The Power of Matching Gifts

Do you work for an employer that matched your gifts? If you do, and you give to charities or have aspirations to do so, make sure you maximize that match. Matching gifts are an amazing way to increase the impact you can make – especially for small organizations like Foothold NW that count on every dollar to deliver our services.

Here is a list of the Top 10 Matching Gift Companies, from DoubletheDonation.com:

MATCHING GIFT COMPANY MATCH RATIO MAX MATCH AMOUNT
General Electric 1:1 $25,000
Soros Fund Management Up to 3:1 $300,000
BP (British Petroleum) 1:1 $5,000
Gap Corporation 1:1 $10,000
State Street Corporation 1:1 $35,000
ExxonMobil Up to 3:1 $22,500
CarMax 1:1 $10,000
Johnson & Johnson Up to 2:1 $20,000
Boeing Up to 1:1 $6,000
Microsoft 1:1 $15,000

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