Matching Donations

Double or triple your donation to ABPnews/Herald!

Did you know that . . .

Corporate matching donation programs began in 1954 when General Electric Company first introduced a program that would benefit nonprofit organizations?

• More than 7,500 companies offer matching donation programs to their employees?

• Some companies will double or even triple donations made by their employees?

What is a Matching Donation?

Every time you make a donation to ABPnews/Herald, your contribution could be matched, doubled or even tripled by your employer if the company participates in a matching donation program. Friends of ABPnews/Herald have a great opportunity to multiply the impact of their giving through corporate supported matching donation programs. Usually, this can be done effortlessly by simply filling out a matching donations form for your employer.

How do I get started?

STEP 1: Contact your employer's human resources department to see if the company offer a matching donation program.

STEP 2: Obtain a matching donation form from the human resources department.

STEP 3: Complete the form and send it in with your next donation to ABPnews/Herald.

It's that easy!