Cherokee Area - Support BSAMatching Gifts & Service Grants

Matching Gifts & Volunteer Service Grants

Many employers will match a financial gift made by their employees to support Scouting programs in the Cherokee Area Council, BSA.  By simply completing a form, many people can double their gift of support - some to as much as $10,000!  See list below of known companies and foundations that will match gifts to our Council.

Several employers offer Volunteer Service programs which make a financial gift on behalf of the volunteer efforts of its employees!

The Cherokee Area Council, Boy Scouts of America is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

Please submit any additional company names or corrections to the webmaster


Employee Matching Gifts: print PDF copy

Many employers will match charitable gifts made by their employees to support Scouting programs.  By simply completing a form, many people can double their gift of support.  See list below of known companies that will generously match your charitable gifts to the Cherokee Area Council. 

  • Arch Chemicals
  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • Bank of America
  • Boeing
  • Chase Corporation
  • Cigna
  • Citicorp/Citibank
  • CNA Financial/Ins.  Co.
  • Eastern Lighting Dist. (GE)
  • Eli-Lilly & Co.
  • Enterprise Rent-a-car
  • First Tennessee Bank
  • GAP Corp
  • General Electric Co. 
  • Georgia Power Co.
  • H & R Block
  • Home Depot & Subsidiaries
  • Merchant’s Bank
    (Cleveland, TN)
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Mueller Companies
  • OLIN Chemical Corp.
  • PepsiCo Foundation
  • Raymond James & Assoc.
  • Roper Co. (GE)
  • Shering Plough (MERCK)
  • Sherwin-Williams Company
  • Sprint
  • UBS Financial Services
  • UNUM
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Wachovia Trust Services, Inc.
  • Wacker Chemie AG
  • Whirlpool Corporation
  • Wrigley Company

Volunteer Service Grants:  print PDF copy

Many companies now have programs that recognize the volunteer service that their employees provide to Scouting and their community.  In honor of your efforts, grants can be made to your local Cherokee Area Council.  Some of these grants are sizeable and will be used to further Scout programs, services, scholarships and camps.  Grants can range from $250 - $1,000.

  • Allstate
  • Arch Chemicals 
  • Best Buy
  • CarMax
  • Cigna (paid leave time)
  • CSX Transportation 
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Office Depot
  • PepsiCo
  • Sam’s Club
  • Starbucks
  • State Farm
  • TVA
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • UNUM
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Wal-Mart