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Tips & TricksFeb 17, 2022

400+ Companies with Online Donation Requests

Discover companies that give in-kind donations to nonprofits, including airline, hotel, and restaurant donation requests

Donation Application Statistics



Companies marked with a ⭐ are top donors. Top donors have five or more approved donations and a 20% or higher approval rate on TheShareWay.

If you need templates for applying to donors, check out our sample donation request letter.


Airlines

Airlines that donate

Southwest Airlines Donation Request

  • Location(s): Nationwide
  • What they donate: Travel and cash gifts
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits
  • DONATIONS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID

JetBlue Airlines Donation Request

  • Location(s): Nationwide
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. travel and cash gifts
  • Preferred Recipients: Organizations related to Education, Children, Environment & Sustainability
  • REQUEST 90+ DAYS IN ADVANCE


Hotels & Resorts

Hotels & Resorts that donate

Mariott Donation Request

  • Location(s): JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE Los Angeles, CA
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. free stays
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Poverty & Homeless, Children, Environment & Sustainability, Equality, Women
  • REQUEST 21 DAYS IN ADVANCE

The Ritz-Carlton Donation Request

  • Location(s): The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco, CA
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. free stays
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Children, Poverty & Homeless, Environment & Sustainability, Local Community
  • REQUEST 21 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Great Wolf Lodge Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Niagara Falls, Canada
  • What they donate: Gift certificates for overnight stays and/or water park passes
  • Preferred Recipients: Organizations based in the Niagara Region
  • REQUEST 90+ DAYS IN ADVANCE


Restaurants & Food

Restaurants that donate

Dunkin' Donuts Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​All states except AK, HI, ID, MT, ND, OR, SD, WA, and WY
  • What they donate: Food and gift cards
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Local Community, Organizations related to ​​Poverty & Homeless, Health, Children
  • REQUEST 21 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Starbucks Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide (see linked article for info on specific locations)
  • What they donate: Grants via The Starbucks Foundation programs. Starbucks is not currently seeking opportunities for national or local partnerships or sponsorships. In addition, they are not accepting product or in-kind requests.
  • Preferred Recipients: Projects that support social investments in coffee-, tea- and cocoa-producing communities.

See our article Coffee Donation Request for more companies that donate coffee

Chipotle Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide (see linked article for info on specific locations)
  • What they donate: Gift cards (apply online), food (apply in-person)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Children, Education, Local Community, Environment & Sustainability
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Chick-fil-A Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide (see linked article for info on specific locations)
  • What they donate: Donation depends on request. e.g. meals and snacks
  • Preferred Recipients: Some prefer 501(c)(3) nonprofits (see linked article for info on specific requirements)
  • Special note: Only specific Chick-Fil-A locations are able to donate to nonprofits. What items they donate and their required lead times vary by location.

McDonald's Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Scholarships, and Food (such as their Big Mac®, Chicken McNuggets®, and McFlurry® desserts)
  • Preferred Recipients: Local Community
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Habit Burger Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​CA, UT, AZ, NV, FL, ID, WA, PA, NJ, MA, MD, VA, NC, SC
  • What they donate: Gift card(s), food vouchers (chartickets)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Children, Education, Local Community
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Panera Bread Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Donation depends on request. e.g. gift card, coffee, pastries
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Local Community
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Subway Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. Food and gift cards
  • Preferred Recipients: Local Community

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​All states except AK, CT, DE, HI, MA, MD, ME, ND, NH, NY, OR, RI, SD, VT, WA, WV
  • What they donate: Gift basket, gift card, and food
  • Preferred Recipients: Local Community

Coca Cola Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, TN
  • What they donate: Monetary donations, coca-cola brand drink products
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Local Community
  • FOR MONETARY DONATIONS, REQUEST 21 DAYS IN ADVANCE; FOR IN-KIND DONATIONS, REQUEST 28 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Olive Garden Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Gift certificates, Food
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Local Community
  • REQUEST 30 DAYS IN ADVANCE


Grocery Stores

Grocery Stores that donate

Whole Foods Donation Request

  • Location(s): AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NM, NC, OH, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
  • What they donate: Monetary donations
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Local Community

Kroger Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NM, NC, OH, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
  • What they donate: Foundation grant, cash donations, sponsorships, gift card(s), kroger products
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Environment & Sustainability, Equality, Health, Local Community, Poverty & Homeless, and Wellness & Fitness
  • REQUEST 28 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Total Wine Donation Request

  • Location(s): AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MN, MO, NC, NJ, NM, NV, NY, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI
  • What they donate: Winery direct wines offered at 30% off in all locations except ct, ma, and other select markets; (temporarily suspended) private wine class for 20 in all locations except available in wi, co, and other select markets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Wegmans Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​MA, MD, NC, NJ, NY, PA, VA
  • What they donate: Food, gift card(s)
  • Preferred Recipients: Organizations related to Poverty & Homeless, Education, Children, Local Community, Environment & Sustainability

ALDI Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​All states except AK, CO, HI, LA, ME, MT, NV, OR, UT, VT, WA, WY
  • What they donate: Monetary donations or gift cards, with value ranging from $100-$5,000
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community, Children, Education, Wellness & Fitness, Art & Culture

Meijer Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​IL, IN, KY, MI, OH, WI
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. Food
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Publix Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​FL, GA, AL, TN, SC, NC, VA
  • What they donate: Donations, gift cards, sponsorships, giveaways, and program ads
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Children, Education, Poverty & Homeless

Wawa Foundation Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​DC, DE, FL, MD, NJ, PA, VA
  • What they donate: Wawa brand fruit drinks, teas, or water; Wawa gift basket (includes Wawa products and coupons)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community, Children
  • REQUEST 21 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Trader Joe's Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​All states except AK, AR, HI, MS, MT, SD, WV, and WY
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. Food and Beverage
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits
  • REQUEST 21 DAYS IN ADVANCE


Beauty & Fashion

Beauty & Fashion companies that donate

Kendra Scott Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Jewelry products, home decor products
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c) 3 nonprofits, Organizations related to Education, Wellness & Fitness, Equality, Health

Adidas Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Cash, sporting goods, and gift cards
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Sports, Health, Children, Education
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Bath & Body Works Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Columbus (OH), Other
  • What they donate: Bath & Body Works products, gift cards
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Equality, Poverty & Homeless, Health
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Kohl's Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Discounted fundraising gift cards that can be sold at face value, with the proceeds going back to nonprofits.
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

doTERRA Donation Request

  • Location(s): Nationwide
  • What they donate: Essential oil products, personal care/wellness products, monetary donations
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Education, Local Community, Environment & Sustainability, Animals, Equality, Wellness & Fitness


Outdoors Companies

Outdoors Companies that donate

Dick's Sporting Goods Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. sporting products, sponsorships
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits

REI Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. sporting products
  • Preferred Recipients: None specified

YETI Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Product discounts (no in-kind donations)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits


Retailers

Retailers that donate

Walmart Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Grants; Requests for in-kind donations (products and gift cards) should be made at local Walmart or Sam’s Club facilities.
  • Preferred Recipients: Organizations related to Local Community, Health, Environment & Sustainability

Target Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Gift cards ($25-50 value, with the maximum donation of $500 per year)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, accredited schools, or government agencies

Costco Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Monetary grants, no greater than 10% of program's overall budget
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Education, Children, and Health

Amazon Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Cash donations via AmazonSmile
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits

CVS Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: CVS pharmacy gift card (up to $50 value)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Staples Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​All states except AK, DC, HI, LA, MS, and ND
  • What they donate: 'We care' gift cards, stationery, and office supply products
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Education, Local Community, Children

Oriental Trading Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. party supplies
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Education, Children, Health
  • REQUEST 28 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Office Depot Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. office supplies
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits

Knit Picks Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Educational knitting materials, knitting products, product auction baskets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Art & Culture, Local Community

The BroBasket Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide (for non-alcohol requests; for alcohol-requests in baskets, All States except UT, AL, IL, NH, MI, and MS)
  • What they donate: Donation depends on request, e.g. 50% off discount
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Art & Culture, Local Community

Build-a-Bear Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​All states except AK, HI, ND, VT, WY
  • What they donate: Stuffed animal products
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c) 3 nonprofits, Organizations related to Children, Equality, Health, Poverty & Homeless
  • REQUEST 90 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Rocketbook Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Nationwide
  • What they donate: Digital notebooks
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits


The following popular retailers do not have active giving programs that are open to public application: Home Depot, Lowes, Best Buy, Apple, Michael’s, Hobby Lobby, PetSmart, Crate and Barrel.


Sports Teams

Sports Teams that donate

LA Dodgers Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Greater Los Angeles (CA)
  • What they donate: LA Dodgers merchandise/memorabilia
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community, Education, Health, Wellness & Fitness

San Francisco Giants Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​Northern California (CA)
  • What they donate: Donation depends on request (no game tickets due to covid)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community
  • REQUEST 90 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Kansas City Chiefs Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​KS, MO
  • What they donate: Donation depends on request (no game tickets, footballs, or jerseys)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Chicago Cubs Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​IL
  • What they donate: autographed merchandise and collectible items
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

See our article Chicago Donation Request for more companies that donate in Chicago


Museums

Museums that donate

Indianapolis Children’s Museum Donation Request

  • Location(s): IN
  • What they donate: Two (2) museum admission tickets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Philadelphia Art Museum Donation Request

  • Location(s): ​​PA
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. admission tickets
  • Preferred Recipients: None specified

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Entertainment & Amusement Parks

Entertainment and Amusement Parks that donate

Topgolf Donation Request

  • Location(s): All states except AK, CT, DE, HI, IA, ID, KY, MA, ME, MS, MT, ND, NH, RI, SD, WI, WV, WY
  • What they donate: Gameplay certificates, free lifetime membership coupon, gameplay coupons, golf instruction, and Topgolf swag (i.e pens, keychains, mugs, tote bags, etc.)
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Education, Local Community, Wellness & Fitness, Health, Animals, Children
  • REQUEST 30 DAYS IN ADVANCE

Six Flags Donation Request

  • Location(s): CA, TX, GA, OK, NY, MD, MA (link above is for the Valencia location. Check TheShareWay’s directory for the Six Flags location in your state)
  • What they donate: Admission tickets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community

Universal Orlando Resort

  • Location(s): FL
  • What they donate: Admission tickets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community, Education, Equality, Children
  • REQUEST 60 DAYS IN ADVANCE

See our article Florida Donation Requests for more companies that donate in Florida

Delgrosso Amusement Park Donation Request

  • Location(s): PA
  • What they donate: Admission tickets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c) nonprofits, Organizations related to Local Community

Carowinds Donation Request

  • Location(s): NC, SC
  • What they donate: Depends on request, e.g. admission tickets
  • Preferred Recipients: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, Organizations related to Health, Children, Local Community
  • REQUEST 42 DAYS IN ADVANCE


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