Matching Gifts

Matching Gifts can double or even triple your support of Merit School of Music!

Make your donation to Merit School of Music go even further.

Matching gifts and volunteer grants are an important source of funding for Merit. Many companies match employee charitable contributions. Check to see if your employer matches charitable contributions.

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If your company was not listed please check with your company’s HR department or senior leadership to confirm if they participate in a matching program and encourage them to start one if they don’t.


Do you volunteer at Merit?  Your company may also provide a grant to us to recognize your volunteerism.


Assistance?  Please contact:

Cathy Wloch 

Merit’s EIN 36-3028768



These companies match employee gifts to Merit School of Music…

  • Allianz
  • Allstate
  • American Agriculture Insurance Company
  • American Express
  • Aon
  • Bank of America
  • BP
  • Chevron
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group
  • CNA Financial
  • Exelon
  • Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Google
  • Hospira
  • IBM
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • LyondellBasell
  • MacArthur Foundation
  • Medtronic
  • Microsoft
  • Motorola
  • Northern Trust
  • PepsiCo
  • Pfizer
  • Polk Bros. Foundation
  • The Chicago Community Trust
  • The Field Foundation of Illinois
  • U.S. Bank
  • Verizon
  • William Blair


And the list keeps growing!