Welcome to our Matching Gift and Volunteer Grant Resource Page
Our mission is to support and enrich the education of every child in the Lafayette public schools. The foundation's efforts benefit the 4500+ students of Burton Valley, Happy Valley, Lafayette and Springhill Elementary Schools, Stanley Middle School and Acalanes High School. We fund science education, music programs, visual arts programs, foreign languages, and other electives along with classroom aides in elementary schools, counselors, and technology to enhance education at every grade level. If you can't find your company, please contact your HR department or search for "matching gifts" on your company intranet, or contact LPIE for assistance.
What are employee matching gift programs?
Employee matching gift programs are corporate giving programs in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations.
It's an easy way to double your contribution to us!
What are volunteer grant programs?
Volunteer grant programs are corporate giving programs in which companies provide monetary donations to organizations where employees volunteer regularly.
If you volunteer with us, it's an easy way to provide us with additional financial support!
How do I request a matching gift or volunteer grant?
Requesting a matching gift or volunteer grant is normally a five minute process which must be initiated by the donor / volunteer. You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process.
Please search our database for company specific information.
How is this information obtained?
What if I still have questions?
For questions regarding your company's programs, please contact your employer's HR or community giving department. Much of the necessary information is also available on your company intranet.
For questions regarding submitting a matching gift or volunteer grant request to us, please contact us using the information provided on this page.