Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations. Some provide matching funds to support employee volunteer hours. Most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, and some will even double or triple the amount of your gift! It’s as easy as 1-2-3
1. SEARCH To find out if your company will match gifts to The Idaho Foodbank, please enter your employer’s name below (search tip – use brief search terms such as “Microsoft” or “HP” instead of “Microsoft Employee Gift Matching Foundation” or “Hewlett Packard Inc.”)
2. GIVE - Donate Online Now! and be sure to keep your receipt. Many corporate matching programs will give you up to one year after your donation to request a match.
3. MATCH YOUR DONATION
There are two ways to submit the matching request:
1. Download your company’s matching gift verification form using the provided link. Print it, fill it out and mail it to us:
The Idaho Foodbank
Attn: Gift Processing Dept.
3562 S. TK Avenue
Boise, ID 83705
2. In the search results, if your company provides a link to their intranet, use this to log in and submit your request.
If your employer requires an Employer Identification Number (EIN) (i.e. <b>Federal Tax Identification Number, please use 82-0425400. If you need a copy of our IRS letter of 501 (c) (3) designation, you can download it from here.
Your personal gift and matched contribution will be credited to the program or event location that you designated.
No match found? If you do not find your employer through this search, please check with your company’s HR department to see if it offers a matching gift program that will match your gift or volunteer hours to The Idaho Foodbank.
If you have questions about matching gifts please contact our Gift Processing Department choose “Donating” as the subject of your email or call us 208-577-2694.
If your company is eligible, request a matching gift form from your employer, and send it completed and signed with your gift. We will do the rest. The impact of your gift to The Idaho Food Bank may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.