Charitable giving is not just a selfless act; workplace giving provides the benefit of networking and marketing opportunities and can boost workplace morale. Check out the many ways to give at work below!

Community Health Charities

Susan G. Komen Michigan is a member of Community Health Charities which offers payroll-deduction, one-time gift campaigns, and cause-focused fundraising campaign options to employees.

If you do not see our Affiliate listed in your campaign materials, please write “Susan G. Komen Michigan” on your pledge card, along with this address: 2922 Fuller Ave NE STE 107B, Grand Rapids, MI 49505. To learn more about Community Health Charities, visit their webpage here.

Matching Gifts

Increase your donation with employer matching funds! Employee matching gifts are donations an employer makes to match its employees’ charitable contributions. Check with your company for more information on matching gift programs available to you or click here to use Komen’s matching gift search. Employer matching gifts may also be available to you if you are the spouse of an employee, a retired employee or the spouse/widow/widower of a retiree.

Workplace Fundraising Events

  • Slime for the Cure
  • Sponsored silence
  • Set out a collection jar
  • Dress down day / Jeans day
  • Bake sale
  • Kissing wall
  • Skip the vending machine and put that $ towards a donation – healthy initiative!
  • Sell a service or skills/Auction/Skill Share
  • Dress up day
  • Casual Friday
  • Holiday giving drives
  • Departmental competitions
  • Lunch & Learns with local charities
  • Raffles or auctions
  • Campaign-kickoff parties
  • Company picnics

These are just a few examples of the ways you and your office can get creative in fundraising! Feel free to contact us at for more information.