Workplace Giving - A Great Way to Support MS
Workplace Giving Programs provide an easy way for you to contribute through payroll deductions and help free the world of MS. All gifts made to the Western Pennsylvania Chapter, National Multiple Sclerosis Society through Workplace Giving are tax deductible.
Community Health Charities
The National MS Society is a proud partner of Community Health Charities (CHC). CHC represents our nation’s most trusted health-related charities in workplace giving campaigns nationwide - both in the public and private sectors. Look for the Society listed under CHC in public and private sector campaign brochures. If you don’t find us, ask your employer to contact Community Health Charities so that we gain representation in your workplace campaign in the future.
Combined Federal Campaign
Federal government employees and members of the U.S. Military Forces can support the National MS Society, Western Pennsylvania Chapter through the Combined Federal Campaign. Select the designated code under the Community Health Charities Federation:
- Bedford, Cambria, Indiana and Somerset Counties: #0742
- Blair and Clearfield Counties: #0746
- Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Fayette, Forest, Green, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Washington and Westmoreland Counties: #0754
- Bradford County: #0760
- Crawford, Erie and Warren Coutines: #0760
Many companies provide a matching gift for your payroll deduction gift, thereby doubling your support for find a cure for MS. Does your employer have a matching gift fund? If so, be sure to speak with them about matching your gift to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Western Pennsylvania Chapter.
If your employer has established an Employee Contributions Club that funds local grants, let us know. We will be happy to submit a grant request that will help support local MS clients.
The Western Pennsylvania Chapter has two signature events: Bike MS and Walk MS that raise significant funds for programs, advocacy and research. Consider forming a corporate team. Recruit co-workers, family and friends and unite to free the world from MS. A team consists of four or more riders and is a great way to build team work and demonstrate community involvement while having a ton of fun! To learn more about the benefits and special perks of a team, please contact Kim at 412-261-6347 or e-mail Kim.
In a few areas, individuals may support the National MS Society through the United Way. If your employer offers a United Way program, ask your administrator how you can designate your gift to the National MS Society.
For additional information on any program, please call the Western Pennsylvania Chapter at 412-261-6347