Entries by Adam Weinger

10 Additional Companies Providing Grants of Greater than 15 Dollars per Employee Volunteer Hour (Part 2)

Volunteer Grants (aka Dollars for Doers) programs are an up and coming form of corporate giving. Unlike matching gift programs, in which corporations match donations from employees, these programs match volunteer effort from employees with corporate donations. If you haven’t been following Double the Donation’s blog, catch up on part 1 of this topic where […]

Raleigh, North Carolina can Double Donations with this List of Companies with Matching Gift Programs

Double the Donation receives requests from nonprofits across the country asking about corporate matching gifts in their area. We decided to create a list of some of those companies in the Raleigh, NC that offer these programs. Nonprofits can double their donations from donors who work for companies offering matching gifts. List of Companies in […]

Dollars for Doers Grants | Definition

What are Dollar for Doer Grant Programs? A Dollar for Doer program can be defined as: A corporate employee giving program in which a company provides grants to nonprofits where employees and retirees volunteer on a regular basis. Dollar for Doer grants are also frequently referred to as Volunteer Grants. Typical Characteristics of Dollar for […]

Matching Gift Companies which Call Denver, Colorado Home

Nonprofits and Double the Donation Double the Donation often receives requests from nonprofits asking if there are companies in their city offering matching gift programs. Matching gifts from donor’s employers should be critical element of fundraising for any organization. These programs can increase a nonprofit’s charitable donations without having donor’s contribute more funds. Employee Matching Gifts in […]

Directing Donors to Matching Gift Forms | 4 Standard Methods

Does your organization have a strategy in place to maximize fundraising from employee matching gift programs? If not, taking donors and members to company specific matching gift forms is a great place to start. Directing donors and members directly to matching gift forms is far more effective than suggesting they “reach out to HR”. In […]

St. Louis, Missouri | Companies which Match Donations from Employees

Matching Gifts are becoming a favorite way to give among America’s top companies. Matching gifts are a great way to double your donor’s donations. Familiarize your nonprofit with this list of companies. Unfortunately, many donors are unaware that their companies have these programs. Often the responsibility falls on nonprofits to inform their donors. At Double […]

Companies in Phoenix, Arizona with Matching Gift Programs

If your donors work for a company with a matching gift program their donations can be matched be their companies. Unfortunately, many employees have no idea that these benefits exist. Double the Donation can help you optimize your fundraising from sources like matching gifts and double your donations overnight. A great place to start your […]

Five Companies Providing Volunteer Grants when Retirees Volunteer

If your organization has a large number of volunteers, you’ve probably received volunteer grants, also known as Dollar for Doer grants. Not familiar with volunteer grant programs? Check out this article which outlines the basics of volunteer grant programs. It also provides an overview on how organizations can benefit from this source of corporate giving. At […]

San Diego Matching Gift Companies | California is Home to Many Philanthropic Companies

California is home to many of the country’s most socially responsible companies. Because of this, California nonprofits are well positioned to take advantage of the matching gift programs. In previous articles, we dove into Atlanta matching gift companies and New York matching gift companies, but for this article we want to take a look at a […]

Portland, Oregon Companies with Employee Matching Gift Programs

Matching Gifts Help Nonprofits? If your donors work for a company with a matching gift program their donations can be matched be their companies. Double the Donation can help you optimize your fundraising from sources like matching gifts and double your donations overnight. Start your journey here at Double the Donation. There are many resources […]