The Caterpillar Foundation is proud to offer the year-round Matching Gifts Program to support our employees, U.S. retirees and board of directors in their contributions to worthy causes. For gifts made in the year 2021 and beyond, eligible Caterpillar participants may request an annual total maximum match of $10,000 USD each calendar year to eligible charities to which contributions are tax deductible. Please reference full guidelines and FAQs below.
Eligible Caterpillar participants are limited to:
Caterpillar employees in China; Russia & Kazakhstan and international Progress Rail employees may be eligible in a future phase of the program’s development.
To be eligible for consideration of the Foundation match:
Log in to the Caterpillar Cares database at caterpillar.com/matching-gifts to search for charities that are eligible for the Foundation match in your local country.
Donate $25+ USD (or local currency equivalent) directly to an eligible charity. You have an annual combined total maximum match of $10,000 USD.
Use match portal to search for the charity and enter the gift details at caterpillar.com/matching-gifts.
The charity receives the match request notification and verifies the tax-deductible gift amount.
The Caterpillar Foundation reviews requests on a quarterly basis and processes a 1:1 match of your donation.