Employer Matching

Make your gift go even further by making it part of a matching gifts program. Corporate and government funded programs can enable your gift to be doubled and sometimes even tripled.  

Make your gift go even further by making it part of a matching gifts program. Corporate and government funded programs can enable your gift to be doubled and sometimes even tripled.

Employer matching gift programs allow employees and corporations to join together and enhance their charitable giving. Companies have various methods for matching gift request submissions, including online forms and paper forms that you submit to the University of Ottawa.

An increasing number of corporations or corporate foundations are providing matching gift programs for their employees, doubling or even tripling donations. Some companies also match gifts made by employee spouses, retirees, widows, widowers and board members.

How to take part

Search below to find out if your company has a matching gift policy.

If your company has a matching program, you may be able to access the necessary forms directly through your search.

Complete the following two steps in the order indicated for your company:

  • Submit your proof of donation to your human resources office
  • Return a completed matching gift form to:

University of Ottawa
Development Office 
190 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa ON K1N 6N5

If you have any questions about matching gifts, please contact the University of Ottawa Development Office at 1-888-352-7222 or email annualfund@uOttawa.ca.

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