Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs that can double or even triple the impact of your charitable contribution to Salem State. Please contact your employer’s human resources department for more information. 

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Our information

If your gift is eligible, please request a matching gift form from your employer or spouse’s employer and send it, completed and signed, with your gift to:

Mailing address

Advancement Services
Salem State University
352 Lafayette Street
Salem, MA 01970-9929

EIN/Tax identification number

Tax ID 04-2620632

Contact Information

For more information about matching gifts at Salem State, please contact Buffy Pennick at 978.542.2594 or bpennick@salemstate.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are employee matching gift programs?

Employee matching gift programs are corporate giving programs in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations. It's an easy way to double your contribution to us!

How do I request a matching gift?

You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process.

How do I submit a matching gift?

1. Make a donation to a nonprofit.
2. Log into your company's matching gift submission website
3. Once logged in, search for the nonprofit that you donated to.
4. Select the appropriate nonprofit from the search result. If not found, manually enter the organization's details.
5. Register the donation.
6. Submit the completed matching gift request to your employer.

Are matching gifts tax-deductible?

While your donation to a 501(c)3 organization is tax-deductible, your matching gift is not tax-deductible. Only your personal contributions are eligible for tax-deduction. Each party involved (yourself and your employer) can only take deductions for contributions they directly made to the nonprofit.