We at Double the Donation partner with nonprofits to increase the matching gifts they receive from donors.
An integral step in increasing matching gifts is awareness of local companies that offer these programs. We’ve compiled a short list of companies in Richmond, Virginia to help nonprofits in the area.
Richmond Matching Gift Corporations
The capital of Virginia has been been named the 3rd best city for business in the US. The city is home to six Fortune 500 companies, which means there is plenty of matching gift money for local nonprofits.
Here’s a list of companies in Richmond, VA that currently offer employee matching gift programs. Some also offer employee volunteer grants. Use this list to inform your donors on how they can double their donations to your organization and turn their volunteering hours into a corporate grant.
Altria is headquartered in Richmond and has a matching gift program. They will match donations between $25 and $30,000 to most institutions.
CarMax is also a local company. Full-time, part-time, and retired employees are all eligible to take part in the matching gift program. CarMax will double donations between $25 and $10,000.
Genworth Financial will match up to $10,000 per employee each year. The company also has a volunteer grants program.