If your company offers a matching gift benefit and you would like the match sent to CMC, please fill out the company form and mail or e-mail a copy to:

Claremont McKenna College
Advancement Services - Matching Gifts
400 N. Claremont Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711

Frequently asked questions

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 increase your contribution to CMC!

Will my employer match my volunteer hours at Claremont McKenna College?

To find out if your employer will match your volunteer hours, please use the search tool above and review the comments section. If you are still unsure, please contact your benefits department for more information.

Will my spouse's employer match my gifts to CMC?

Several companies will match charitable contributions made by their employee's spouse. To see if your spouse's employer will match your donation, please use the search tool above or confirm with the company's benefits department.

I need Claremont McKenna College's tax ID number (EIN) and/or letter to apply for a matching gift.

Claremont McKenna College's tax ID number is 95-1664101. If you need to obtain our IRS determination letter and/or our W-9 tax document, please contact development@cmc.edu or (800) 448-3226. We will respond within 48 business hours.

How long does it take for a matching gift to be processed?

Each company has a different distribution schedule and process. Some companies disburse on monthly, quarterly, or yearly schedules. If you would like to confirm your company's disbursement schedule, please contact us at (800) 448-3226.

Why wasn't my matching gift approved?

Your company's match policies may prohibit approval of a matching gift donation. Please contact your benefits department for detailed guidelines of their matching gift policies.

What if I still have questions?

For questions regarding your company's programs, please contact your employer's benefits department. For questions regarding submitting a matching gift or volunteer grant request to us, please contact us at (800) 448-3226.

How is the information from the search tool obtained?

We partner with HEP Data. If you see any information that is incorrect, please email us at development@cmc.edu.