The Caterpillar Foundation is proud to offer the year-round Matching Gifts Program to support our U.S. employees, retirees and board of directors in their contributions to worthy causes. For gifts made in the year 2020, eligible Caterpillar participants may request an annual combined total maximum match of $2,000 each calendar year to eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofits and accredited public preK-12 schools or school districts in the U.S. to which contributions are tax deductible. For gifts made in the year 2021 and beyond, the annual combined total maximum match per participant will be increasing to $10,000 each calendar year. Please reference full guidelines and FAQs below.
Eligible Caterpillar participants are limited to:
To be eligible for consideration of the Foundation match:
Donate $25+ directly to eligible nonprofit or public/private preK-12 school or district.
Use match portal to search for the nonprofit and enter the gift details.
The nonprofit verifies the tax-deductible gift amount.
Foundation processes matching gift payments quarterly.