Participating in a matching gift program is a great way to maximize the impact of your donation to a charitable organization.
What is a matching gift?
Many companies will match the charitable gift made to a non-profit organization by an employee, often dollar for dollar, thereby doubling the amount of money the organization will receive.See if your company has a matching gift policy
What steps should I - or my donors - take to make a matching gift?
There are a few easy steps to take (*Participants - be sure to share this information with your donors so they can double their impact!):
1. Check with your human resources or payroll department to see if your company sponsors a matching gift program.
2. Make a gift online with the link below or by mail to The ALS Association Golden West Chapter (address below).
3.Fill out the donor portion of the matching gift form you can obtain from your company and be sure to include the name of the participant the donation is for and the "Kern County Valley Walk to Defeat ALS".
4.Mail the form.
Mail any check donations to:
The ALS Association Golden West Chapter
Attn: 2023 Kern County Walk to Defeat ALSŪ
PO Box 7082
Woodland Hills, CA 91365
If you have any questions, email us at Kernwalk@alsagoldenwest.org!