Matching Gifts

Want to make a greater impact with your donation? Many corporations offer Matching Gifts programs that match your donations one-for-one, or even double, tax deductible contributions made by their employees.

What is the Matching Gift Program?

These are charitable giving programs established by corporations in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations. When you contribute to a qualified educational, civic, cultural, health or youth organization, your company matches it dollar for dollar-up to a certain amount, depending on the company’s policy. Examples of participating companies include: Microsoft, Cisco, Apple, Verizon, Yahoo!

Is Muslim Advocates Eligible?

Yes! As a non-profit organization striving to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding, Muslim Advocates falls under the category of an Educational 501(c)(3).

Use the search field below to see if your employer participates in a matching gift program.

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If you do not find your employer listed:

  • Contact your Human Resources Department to confirm that they participate in a matching gift program.
  • Confirm that your employer includes Muslim Advocates as an eligible nonprofit in its matching gift program.
  • Request necessary forms from your employer and submit them. Your employer will respond to inform you if and when your donation will be matched. This process may take a few weeks.

Already have the form?

Please mail it to:

Muslim Advocates
Attn: Matching Gifts Program
P.O. Box 34440
Washington, DC 20043

For additional information or if you have questions about Matching Gifts, please email [email protected].

 


Muslim Advocates is a public charity classified as a tax-exempt nonprofit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, is zakat-eligible and accredited by the Better Business Bureau-Wise Giving Alliance. Our employee identification number (EIN) is 30-0298794.  Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.