Corporate Giving | PAWS Chicago

Corporate Giving

Mobilize your company to help animals through a charitable giving program.


Companies of all sizes are engaging in their communities by giving back to charities important to their employees and customers.

Giving Through Your Company

Maximize your contribution to PAWS Chicago through your employer’s workplace giving campaign or other corporate charitable giving programs.

  1. Matching Gifts

    Many employers offer matching gift programs that double or even triple charitable donations made by their employees. Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and spouses. Employers may also offer volunteer matching programs that match volunteer hours with corporate donations.

    To find out if your company will match gifts to PAWS Chicago, please visit the Match Finder and search for your employer.

    Or, check directly with your company. If they match gifts, they can give you a paper or online matching gift form. Complete the form and then mail or email it to PAWS Chicago. We will complete the form and send it back to your employer.

    You can mail your company’s completed matching gift form to:

    PAWS Chicago
    Attn: Matching Gift
    1997 N. Clybourn Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60614

    You can email your company’s completed matching gift form to:
    matchinggift@pawschicago.org.

    Our Employer Identification Number (EIN)/Federal Tax Identification Number is 36-4219778.

  2. Combined Federal Campaign

    As a federal employee, you can give to PAWS Chicago through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). This program runs from September through December every year. You can make a one-time donation of any amount. You can also set up a recurring gift that can be automatically deducted from your paycheck. Our agency code is 13167.

    You can also encourage your company to invite a PAWS Chicago representative to speak to other employees about our lifesaving programs. Please call 773-697-5203.

  3.  or email corporate@pawschicago.org for more information.

  4. United Way

    Many companies request their employees support United Way. When you donate through United Way, you can request that your gift be allocated to PAWS Chicago.

  5. Start a Workplace Giving Campaign

    For more information on workplace giving or matching gifts, or to find out how to start a workplace giving campaign, call 773-697-5203 or email corporate@pawschicago.org.


Corporate Sponsorships

The Corporate Sponsorship Program creates partnerships between companies and PAWS Chicago through sponsorship of events or community, education or animal programs.

Sponsorship benefits packages are customized to each company’s objectives. They can include:

  • Event recognition: Our visible special events provide a unique opportunity to reach a captive audience.
  • Marketing opportunities and brand visibility: Feature your company in a variety of ways through PAWS Chicago’s many communications channels and on-site signage and materials.
  • Unique employee/client experiences: Group volunteer days, private tours, discounts on training programs, branding/promotional opportunities, the use of PAWS Chicago’s dog-friendly facilities, event invitations and even “surprise” puppy visits are just some of the many opportunities offered exclusively to corporate groups supporting PAWS Chicago.

To learn more, please call 773-697-5203 or email corporate@pawschicago.org.