Employee Giving - Payroll Giving and Matching Gift
Payroll giving is where a company deducts a certain amount every month from the employees' payroll and gives it to the charity of the employees' choice.
Steps to promote and expand the Employee Giving Program for CRY America within your Company:
1. Please check your Company website to see if CRY America is already approved and listed on the supported NGO section.
2. If not, then you will need to register CRY America with your company. This can be done directly on most corporate websites or by contacting the HR Dept.
Given below is basic info your will need for registering CRY America with your Company:
a) Name of organization: CRY, Child Rights and You America Inc.
b) Federal EIN #: 02-0659244
c) Postal add: CRY America; PO Box 850948; Braintree; MA 02185
e) Email add: email@example.com
f) Website url: http://www.america.cry.org/
Paragraph about CRY America for your Corporate website:
CRY - Child Rights and You America Inc. ( CRY America ) is a 501c3 non-profit organization that is driven by its vision of a just world in which all children have equal opportunities to develop to their full potential and realize their dreams. With the support of over 500 volunteers and 10,000 donors, so far CRY America has impacted the lives of over 280,000 children living across 1762 urban, rural and tribal communities through support to 47 Projects in India and the USA . For more information visit http://www.america.cry.org/
In the US, thousands of companies - corporations, associations and foundations, match their employees' charitable contributions, even the value of your volunteer time. So you can increase your gift to CRY America through your employer's Matching Gift program.
Here's how to take part:
i. For a list of companies that can match your contributions to CRY America, click here. Or contact your employer's Human Resources office to determine if your company matches employee donations.
ii. Obtain a Matching Gift form or access the company's online form and review the program guidelines to ensure that CRY America is eligible to receive matching gifts. Conditions and criteria for gift matching vary by employer.
iii. If CRY America is eligible but not already registered with your company please request that CRY America be listed with your company. We can help you with the required information. Write to firstname.lastname@example.org
iv. Complete the donor section of the matching gift form, and if the company does not directly send it to CRY America, please submit it, along with your check or credit card authorization, to:
CRY America PO Box 850948 Braintree, MA 02185-0948