What’s Matching Gifts, you ask?
Employers often offer their employees the matching-gifts incentive to encourage charitable giving—sometimes, they even extend their matching program to include donations made by an employee’s spouse or by retired employees. And in some cases, an employer may even match employees’ volunteer hours. Companies like Nike, Microsoft, Cisco Systems, IBM, Apple, Verizon, Yahoo!, and Exxon Mobil have matched their employees’ contributions to IRUSA.
Watch this video to learn more.
Enrolling in a matching gifts program takes only three steps:
1. Verify that your employer participates in a matching gift program.
2. Confirm that Islamic Relief USA is eligible under your employer’s matching gift program—you can check that using the handy tool below.
3. Once you’ve determined that your employer will match your contribution to Islamic Relief USA, submit your form:
Questions about your charitable gifts? You can connect with an Islamic Relief USA team member at 1-855-447-1001 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your generosity and continued support!