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DID YOU KNOW THAT THOUSANDS OF COMPANIES MATCH DONATIONS BY EMPLOYEES TO OUR ORGANIZATION?

Please use the below search tool to see if your company will match your donation and to access the forms, guidelines, and instructions that you need to submit a matching gift.

 

OUR INFORMATION

Namgyal Monastery Institute of Buddhist Studies

201 Tibet Drive,

Ithaca, NY 14850


Contact

give@dalailamalearningcenter.org


Our Tax ID/EIN

16-1405885

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FAQ

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 or volunteer grant? Requesting a matching gift or volunteer grant is normally a five minute process which must be initiated by the donor / volunteer. You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process.Please search our database for company specific information.
How do I submit a matching gift? 1. Make a donation to a nonprofit.2. Log into your company's matching gift submission website (if you use the Double the Donation search tool, you will receive a follow-up email linking to this page).3. Once logged in, search for the nonprofit that you donated to.4. Select the appropriate nonprofit from the search result. If it is not found, manually enter the organization's details.5. Register the donation.6. Submit the completed matching gift request to your employer.
What if I forget to submit my matching gift request? If you forget to submit your matching gift after selecting your company at the time of donation, you will receive a series of auto-generated emails prompting you to submit your match. The majority of companies offer an all-electronic matching gift submission process.
What are volunteer grant programs? Volunteer grant programs are corporate giving programs in which companies provide monetary donations to organizations where employees volunteer regularly. If you volunteer with us, it's an easy way to provide us with additional financial support!
What counts as volunteer work? Activities eligible for volunteer grants may include:1. Event Volunteering2. Skill-based Volunteering3. Volunteer Committees4. Administrative Volunteering
Are matching gifts and volunteer grants 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.
What if I still have questions? For questions regarding your company's programs, please contact your employer's HR or community giving department. Much of the necessary information is also available on your company intranet.

Dalai Lama Library and Learning Center is a project under Namgyal Monastery Institute of Buddhist Studies, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-exempt.

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