Corporations and businesses encourage philanthropic behavior and enhance the impact of employee generosity with matching gift programs. Depending on your individual company’s policy, your gift or volunteer efforts for Shepherd University could be increased from one to three times for each dollar you contribute. Other individuals who may qualify to have gifts or volunteer efforts matched include spouses of employees, retirees and members of boards of directors.
To initiate a matching gift, complete your employer’s matching gift form and send it along with your gift. For specific information about your employer’s matching program, contact your human resources department or search for your company’s policy.
Shepherd University Foundation
PO Box 5000
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
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!
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!
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.
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.