ToysRUs donates to national charities was well as groups serving the local communities which focus on children. Access the guidelines and email direction at: http://www.toysrusinc.com/charitable-giving/request-donation/
Chipotle supports organizations in a variety of ways, including in-restaurant fundraisers for schools and donations in-kind. They are exclusively focused on assisting: K-12 schools, youth community groups, community gardens, food & sustainable agriculture groups (if you are not one of the listed groups request at local store level). Apply online at least 12 weeks prior to your event. Online application: www.chipotle.com/...
Philosophy donates product gift baskets for your charity fundraising event. Click on the donation question near the bottom of the FAQ page for email/mailing address to send your request: http://www.philosophy.com/faqs/frequently-asked-questions,en_US,pg.html
AMC Theatres : Qualifying organizations may receive movie passes to use as prizes for fundraisers, charity auctions, volunteer recognition, or incentives for clients, students, or participants. Donations cannot exceed more than 10 passes per organization, and only one donation may be made to an organization per calendar year.
AMC Theaters Movie Tickets - Qualifying organizations may receive movie passes to use as prizes for fundraisers, charity auctions, volunteer recognition, or incentives for clients, students, or participants. Donations cannot exceed more than 10 passes per organization, and only one donation may be made to an organization per calendar year.
Olive Garden donates to charitable causes that benefit the community. Donation requests can be submitted in writing to the general manager of your local Olive Garden. This includes requests for donations of gift certificates or food. www.olivegarden.com/FAQs/#donations
Disney World/Land donates 4 Park Hopper Passes to your 501C3 group or school for auction. This is a $356 value. If you live on the west coast you must apply for Disney Land vs Disney World tickets. Your group is eligible to receive the tickets annually. Apply early, they will communicate approval via email. http://wdwnews.com/requests-for-donations/
Red Robin donates gift certificates charitable organizations that focus their efforts on health, welfare or education. Guidelines and online application: http://www.redrobin.com/contact_us/donation_info/ajax
Panera Bread donates 'Bread for a Year' certificate to non-profit groups for auction, raffle or fundraising purposes. Currently they donate one certificate annually. Must apply close to your event date, a month or so. Value: $65. Your local store may donate food for the event as well. http://www.panerabread.com/about/community/
Fundraiser Help: Auction Donation Ideas - Getting enough auction items donated to sell at your charity event is a tough task. Sometimes, the best ideas for auction donations come from thinking outside the box about new or unusual sources.
Sticks and Stones alphabet photography donates a $50 gift certificate to non-profit organizations. They reply often the same day and email you a printable PDF of the gift certificate. Apply online at: http://www.createsticksandstones.com/non-profit.aspx
Target donates gift cards to nonprofits and schools for fundraising purposes. Just take your donation request letter on official letterhead to your local Target store. Sometimes you get a gift card on the spot, other times they call you pick it up when an authorized manager is working. If you have multiple Target locations nearby, you can usually get a gift card from each location.
Whole Foods Market donates to non-profit organizations and educational groups in communities which they serve. Use the website link below to generate the donation request form - you will need your EIN # and IRS determination form to upload. http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/donate
Fundraiser Help: How To Get More Donations - In all types of fundraising you are essentially making a donation request. So, what do you say or do to get more donations for your cause? Answer one simple question: “How will my donation change the world?” More donation letters here: www.Fundraiserhelp.com/letters/