Entries by Adam Weinger

Bright Funds | Workplace Giving Solutions

Are you a nonprofit or corporation looking for information on Bright Funds? Good news, while Double the Donation is a completely independent and non-related company which specializes in helping nonprofits raise more money from employee matching gift programs, we can share much of the information on Bright Funds you’re looking for.     What Does […]

AmeriGives | Workplace Giving Tools

Are you a corporation looking for information on AmeriGives or a nonprofit looking to see which companies use AmeriGives? Good news, while Double the Donation is a completely separate and non-related company, we can share valuable information you may be looking for on what AmeriGives is all about. What Does AmeriGives Do? For two generations, AmeriGives has […]

Resources for Companies Creating New Matching Gift and Volunteer Grant Programs

While Double the Donation is primarily geared around providing matching gift tools for nonprofits, we also consult with corporations interested in creating or overhauling their employee matching gift and volunteer grant programs. Before we begin any of these engagements, we always encourage corporate representatives to review the resources and articles contained on our site. Below […]

Have Retirees who Volunteer? Receive Grants from their Former Employers!

Volunteer grants for retirees are one of the most overlooked sources of fundraising for nonprofits. But given that retirees are the most committed volunteers for many organizations, there’s value in promoting volunteer grants to these supporters. At Double the Donation, we help nonprofits raise more money from employee matching gift and volunteer grant programs. While we’re […]

Reader Question: Submitting match requests for non-personal donations

Although Double the Donation doesn’t administer match programs for any corporations, as experts in the space we’re regularly approached with general matching gift questions. Here’s a question we’ve heard from both individual nonprofits as well as individual donors. Question Regarding Matches on Non-Personal Donations: Question from nonprofits: My organization has donors who work at companies […]

Donor Advised Funds | Matching Gift Nuances

As a leading provider of matching gift information for nonprofits around the world, we’ve received questions on nearly every topic imaginable. Thankfully our team has done thousands of hours of research into nearly aspect of the corporate matching gift space. Let’s dive into one question we’re regularly asked. Are Donor Advised Funds Eligible? One topic which […]

Spotlight on YourCause: Manage Matching Gifts

Looking for information on YourCause or companies which use YourCause’s corporate philanthropy platform? Good news! While Double the Donation is a completely separate and non-related company, we can share much of the information you’re looking for on YourCause.   What Does YourCause Do? YourCause is the provider of the CSRconnect Employee Engagement Platform. CSRconnect is an online […]

Are Religious Organizations Eligible for Matching Gift Programs?

Double the Donation’s team regularly receives questions from churches, synagogues, ministries, and religious groups regarding whether they’re eligible for matching gift program. We strongly believe in only promoting our matching gift service to nonprofits which could benefit from it as an effective component of their overall church fundraising strategy, so hopefully this article provides the […]

Corporate Example: Promoting Grant Programs to Employees and Retirees at Texas Instruments

Are you a corporate executive trying to figure out why your well thought out and generous giving programs aren’t being utilized as much you’d like? If so, this article is for you! Reasons for Low Participation in Employee Giving Programs Lack of awareness is the most common reason donors and volunteers aren’t submitting grant requests. […]

Canada Matching Gift Companies

Many nonprofits in Canada have asked Double the Donation if there are companies inside Canada that will match donations. Fortunately Double the Donation tracks both U.S. and Canadian companies that match employee donations. As expected, many Fortune 500 companies have a global presence, and are found throughout Canada. Many of these large corporations have matching […]