Workplace and Matching Gifts
You may be able to make your donations go farther. Many companies encourage employees to donate to their favorite charities by matching their contributions, sometimes dollar-for-dollar or more.
Click on the link below to find out if your company will match your donation to the ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter. Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.
Click here to find out if your company participates.
If you do not find your employer listed, please contact your human resources department to see if you can establish a matching gifts program with the ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter.
How Do I Apply for a Matching Gift?
- Obtain a matching gift form and program guidelines from your Community Initiatives or Human Resources Department. This information may also be available on your company Intranet site.
- Complete the Employee section of the form and send it to the ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter along with your donation or, if you’ve made your donation online, simply complete the form and mail it to:
The ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
Attention: Erin Farrell
321 Norristown Rd, Suite 260
Ambler, PA 19002
or fax it to: 215-643-9307
- We will complete the form and forward it to your employer’s matching gifts office for processing. The company will send its matching donation directly to the ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter.
The ALS Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
Some companies disburse matching gifts on a quarterly or yearly schedule. To reduce administrative expenses, we will not forward a notice to employees when matching contributions are received. If you ever have a question about your company’s matching donation, please contact your matching gifts office or human resources department.