Our corporate and foundational partners are excited to support great ideas in our teacher community. Your project may qualify for a match offer or funding opportunity if it meets a certain set of criteria. Below, you can see the 4 kinds of match offers we have at DonorsChoose.org: Double Your Impact, Half-Off, Almost Home, and Selective Funding. For a list of the match offers available in your state, click here.
Double Your Impact: A Double Your Impact (DYI) offer is a way for a corporation or a foundation to match individual donations for projects that meet certain criteria. Your donors can see their donations double, dollar-for-dollar, to help you bring your project to life. This is the most common funding opportunity available. Read the specifics here.
Half-Off: A half-off opportunity is a way for a corporation or foundation to cut the cost of a project in half, by helping a project reach its funding goal as long as other donors fund the first 50%. Read the specifics here.
Almost Home: As an Almost Home partner, a corporation or foundation makes the following offer: We’ll fund qualifying projects down to under $100 to go (typically $95-$98), as long as other donors pitch in and fund the rest! Read the specifics here.
Selective Funding: A Selective Funding opportunity is an offer from a corporation or foundation that commits a set amount of funding towards eligible requests (e.g. $100). Read the specifics here.