Employer Matching Gifts & EFT
Many companies, large and small,* offer to match contributions made to charitable organizations by their employees.
Matching gift contributions from companies are a major source of income for KALW and can in some cases double or even triple the value of the contribution we receive from an individual donor.
Many companies also offer the opportunity for employees to make contributions to KALW through payroll deductions – a convenience for many.
Contact your HR department to find out if your company* has a matching gift program in place.
Matching Gifts – it's easy money for us, and your personal contribution to KALW can be multiplied by your simply filling out a form! Call us at (415) 841-4121 for more information.
Electronic Funds Transfer
If you currently fulfill your pledge with a monthly debit from your debit or credit card, you can save KALW money if you switch to EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer). You designate a monthly amount ($10 minimum) that will be linked directly to your checking or savings account. We'll continue to take that monthly amount until you tell us to cancel. We also save resources by not having to mail you a renewal notice! Print this simple one-page document and mail it back to us. Or, call us at (415) 841-4121 and we'll mail a form to you. Thanks!
* Here are some of the companies that have offered Matching Gifts to KALW:
Abbott Laboratories Fund, Acxiom Corporation, Adams Nye Sinunu Bruni Becht LLP, Adobe Systems, Inc., AIG, AMD, American Express Foundation, Amgen Foundation, Anchor Brewing Co., Applera Corporation, Argonaut Group, Inc., art.com, inc., AT&T, Autodesk, Inc., Bank of America, Barclays Global Investors, BD Associates, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bite Communications Corporation, Blue Shield, The Boeing Company, BP, BTW Consultants, Inc, Cadence Design Systems, Inc., California Healthcare Foundation, Capital Group Companies, Carnegie Foundation, Charles Schwab, ChevronTexaco, The Chubb Corporation, Cisco, Citigroup Foundation, Clorox Company Foundation, CMP Media LLC, CNA Foundation, College Access Foundation of CA, Compaq, Dolby Labs, East Bay Community Foundation, eBay Foundation, Electronic Arts Outreach Program, Evelyn & Walter Haas, Jr. Fund, Expedia, Inc., ExxonMobil Foundation, Fair, Isaac and Company, Inc, First Data Western Union Foundation, Flora Family Foundation, Fremont Group, Frog Design, Inc., GAP Foundation, Genentech, Gill Foundation, GlaxoSmithKline Foundation, Global Impact, Google, Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation, Harder + Company, The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, Home Depot, HP Company Foundation, IBM, Intel Corporation, Intuit Foundation, James Irvine Foundation, JK Group, Inc., John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Johnson & Johnson Companies, Jones Lang LaSalle, JP Morgan / Chase, Juniper Networks, K/P Corporation, Kochis Fitz, KT Foundation, LAM Research Corporation, Levi Strauss Foundation, LexisNexis, Lucent Technologies, Macy's West, Mellon, Merck Company Foundation, Merrill Lynch & Co. Foundation, Inc., Metropolitan Life Foundation, Microsoft, Moody's, Morrison & Foerster Foundation, National Semiconductor, Nokia, Oracle Corporation, OutrEAch, PC World Communications, PG&E, Providian Financial, Qualcomm Incorporated, Renaissance Technologies, The Rockefeller Foundation, Russell, S. S. Papadopulos & Associates, Salesforce.com Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, SAP, SBC, Sony Corporation of America, Star Financial, Stuart Foundation, Sun Microsystems Foundation, Inc., Symantec Corporation, Tiffany & Co., Transamerica Foundation, TRW Foundation, Tyco, United Business Media, UPS Foundation, ValueAct Capital, Veritas Software, Verizon Foundation, VISA, Wells Fargo, William & Flora Hewlett Foundation, Xerox Foundation, XINET, Yahoo!