Corporate Matching Gifts
The Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge, presented by the Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of an Illinois lake. In 2017, there will be Plunges in 22 locations. Register now at www.plungeillinois.com.
Double your gift with Company Matching Gifts Programs
Want to make a BIG impact on the lives of Special Olympics Illinois athletes? Imagine the power of your gift when it is doubled or even tripled! One volleyball becomes two. We can train two coaches instead of one. Changing one attitude becomes…how many?
About the Program
You can double or triple your tax-deductible support of Special Olympics Illinois athletes through your employers matching gift program. Matching allows your contribution to double its impact on the lives of our athletes!
Follow the steps below to see if your gift is eligible for a matching gift:
- Check our matching gift list to see if your company matches gifts to Special Olympics Illinois. If you don’t see your company listed, reach out to your Human Resources office to see if they’d be interested in matching your contribution.
- Donate online, by check or cash and make sure to get a gift receipt as proof of your donation. Individuals looking to donate to the Polar Plunge can do so at www.PlungeIllinois.com.
- Obtain a matching gift form from your company’s Human Resources Office.
- Complete the donor and gift information portion of the matching gift form and mail to:
Attn: Matching Gifts
605 E. Willow St.
Normal, IL 61761
Check if your Employer has a Corporate Matching Program
Remember, just because your employer isn’t listed here doesn’t mean they don’t have a matching program. Make sure to check with your Human Resources Office to verify.