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Corporate Matching

You may be eligible to increase the impact of your donation through your employer.  Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by an employee, retiree and/or spouse. Click on any of the companies below to learn more about their matching gift program.  If your company does participate, please make sure to include any matching gift information when making your donation.

Local Employers Participating in Gift Matching:

DST Systems, Inc.

  • Minimum match: $100
  • Maximum match: $10,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees should download a copy of the most-up-to-date matching gift form from the company intranet by searching for “matching gifts”

Bank of America

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $5,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Associates submit matching gift requests electronically by logging in at https://www.cybergrants.com/boa/branch.html

Robert W. Baird & Co.

  • Minimum match: $10
  • Maximum match: $100
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees should download a copy of the most up-to-date matching gift form from the company intranet by searching for “matching gifts”

Deloitte

  • Minimum match: $50
  • Maximum match: $7,500
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full, Part-time and Retirees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees/Donors should register their matching gift requests electronically at https://deloitte.benevity.org

Hallmark Cards

  • Minimum match: $20
  • Maximum match: $6,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Only Full-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees/Donors should search the company intranet for “matching gifts” to locate the most up-to-date form or contact the HR Department

BlueScope Steel

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $2,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Only Full-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees can obtain a copy of the most up-to-date matching gift form directly from HR or through the company intranet (recommended method)

Burns & McDonnell

  • Minimum match: $50
  • Maximum match: $250
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees can download a copy of the most up-to-date matching gift form directly from the company intranet by searching for “matching gifts” (recommended method). For additional information please contact (816) 822-4391.

State Street Bank and Trust

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $35,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Employees / donors should register both matching gift requests electronically at https://www.easymatch.com/statestreet

Thrivent Financial

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $20,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full, Part-time and Retirees are eligible
  • Employees/Donors should register their matching gift requests electronically at https://thrivent.yourcause.com/

KMPG

  • Minimum match: $50
  • Maximum match: $7,500
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Employees should download a copy of the company’s most up-to-date matching gift form from the company intranet by searching for “matching gifts” or from the KPMG Foundation site at http://www.kpmgfoundation.org/foundation-initiatives/#toggle-id-5 (recommended method)

U.S. Bank

  • Minimum match: $50
  • Maximum match: $3,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and part-time employees are eligible
  • Matching Gift Limits:
    • The first $1,000 donated by all employees is matched at a 1:1 rate.
    • If an employee serves on a nonprofit board, the matching gift limit is raised to the first $3,000 donated (still a 1:1 matching ratio).
  • Submission Process: Employees/Donors can submit match requests in electronically at https://federation.usbank.com/idp/startSSO.ping?PartnerSpId=https://www.cybergrants.com

BNSF Railways


Grant Thornton

  • Minimum match: $100
  • Maximum match: $1,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full, Part-time and Retirees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees/Donors can submit their matching gift request by contacting HR or community relations

H&R Block

  • Minimum match: $100
  • Maximum match: $1,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees and board members should download the matching gift form which can be found at http://www.hrblockfoundation.org/associates/.  Employees should complete Part 1 of the form and mail it to the nonprofit

Kansas City Southern

  • Minimum match: $20 ($100 for Directors and Officers)
  • Maximum match: $15,000 (max $7,500 per organization)
  • Match ratio: Up to 2:1 (standard ratio for employees is 1:1. The 2:1 is for gifts made by Directors and Officers in the positions of Vice President and above.
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees should search the company intranet for “matching gifts” to locate the most up-to-date form or request one from the Kansas City Southern Corporate Secretary at (816) 983-1237

Adnrews McMeel Universal Foundation

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $1,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees should download a copy of the most up-to-date matching gift form from the company intranet by searching for “matching gifts”

Cardinal Health Foundation, Inc.


Charles Schwab Foundation

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $1,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full and Part-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: While connected to the company intranet employees / donors should register their matching gift requests electronically at http://givingprograms.com/schwab

Pfizer Foundation

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $15,000
  • Match ratio: Up to 1:1 (Current employees are matched at 1:1, while retirees are matched at a 50% ratio)
  • Full, Part-time and Retirees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Pfizer employees should submit their matching gifts electronically by going to https://pfizer.yourcause.com/

PNC Financial


Zurich American Insurance

  • Minimum match: $20
  • Maximum match: $5,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees should access the most up-to-date matching gift form directly through the company intranet by searching for “matching gifts”

AMC Entertainment

  • Minimum match: $25
  • Maximum match: $12,000
  • Match ratio: 1:1
  • Full-time employees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees must submit a matching gift form which can either be obtained from the company intranet or from HR

CBRE

  • Minimum match: None
  • Maximum match: None
  • Match ratio: 0.375:1
  • Full, Part-time and Retirees are eligible
  • Submission Process: Employees/Donors should access CBRE’s matching gift request form electronically through the company intranet or by logging in at https://login.cbre.com

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