Ways to Give
Take Advantage of Your Employer’s Matching Gift Program!
Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage their employees to contribute to charitable organizations. Your gift to Ravinia Festival may be matched dollar-for-dollar, doubled or even tripled at no cost to you. Simply follow these easy steps:
- Obtain the form and necessary instructions from your human resources or community relations department.
- Complete the employee section and sign the form.
Send the form to Ravinia Festival, and we’ll take care of the rest!
418 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
Attn: Matching Gifts Program
Did you know?
- If your spouse works for a company that also matches gifts, you may be eligible for an additional corporate match.
- Many companies will match gifts for retirees, as well as current full-time and part-time employees.
Matching gift companies only match the tax-deductible portion of your donation. You may wish to consider sending an additional gift to cover the cost of benefits to ensure you reach your desired contribution and benefits level.
Please call our Development Department at 847-266-5023 with any questions.
The following organizations have matched employee gifts made to Ravinia Festival since October 1, 2011. If you don’t see your company listed below, talk to your employer about possibly matching your personal gift today!
ACE Charitable Foundation
Allstate Giving Campaign
Ameriprise Financial Gift Matching Program
Apple Matching Gifts Program
Arch Insurance Group Inc.
Bank of America Foundation
Baxter International Inc.
BMO Harris Bank
The Boeing Company Gift Matching Program
BP America Inc.
Capital Group Companies
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
The Chicago Tribune Company
Chubb & Son
CME Group Community Foundation
ConAgra Foods Enterprise Services, Inc.
Discover Financial Services
ExxonMobil Matching Gift Program
Fortune Brands Home & Security
General Electric Credit Corp.
Goldman Sachs Matching Gift Program
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
William Harris Investors, Inc.
Houghton Mifflin Company
HSBC - North America
Illinois Tool Works
Johnson Controls Foundation
Jones Lang LaSalle
JPMorgan Chase Foundation
Kirkland & Ellis
Kraft Foods Foundation
Leo Burnett Company, Inc.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Macquarie Group Foundation
Mead Johnson Nutrition Employee
Matching Gift Program
NBCNews.com Employee Giving Program
OppenheimerFunds Legacy Matching Gifts Program
Polk Bros. Foundation
Praxair Matching Gift Program
Sara Lee Foundation
Takeda Employee Giving Programs
The Investment Fund for Foundations
The Washington Post Company Matching Gifts Program
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
U.S. Bancorp Foundation
UBS Foundation USA Matching Gift Program
Unilever Matching Gifts Program
Verizon Foundation- Matching Incentive Program
Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company