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Volunteer for and donate to thousands of Cisco approved non-profit organizations and US schools for a match of up to $25,000 annually. A donation of only $1 or one hour is required to access the match. Cisco will continue to support disaster response campaigns, which offer an additional $10,000 donation match for responding organizations when disasters strike.

Fighting Racism and Discrimination Fund

Cisco has established this Fund to support organizations working against racism and discrimination in their many, destructive forms. Together we can make a difference – within our companies, our communities, and across the world. After you make a donation, be sure to match your contribution through your employer’s matching gifts program if available. If you are a Cisco employee, please make and match your donation at cisco.brightfunds.org. A note on tax deductibility: This fund includes organizations based in the U.S., and in other countries. Donors in the U.S. who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for all contributions to this fund or the organizations included. Donors outside the U.S. will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility.

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Cisco Next Horizon COVID-19 Relief Fund

During this crisis, join Cisco in helping the most vulnerable around the globe. Cisco has partnered with the organizations below to support critical needs, like food, shelter, and medical care, for thousands of people and communities around the world. After you make a donation, be sure to match your contribution through your employer’s matching gifts program if available. If you are a Cisco employee, please make and match your donation at cisco.brightfunds.org. A note on tax deductibility: This fund includes organizations based in the U.S., and in other countries. Donors in the U.S. who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for all contributions to this fund or the organizations included. Donors outside the U.S. will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility.

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Beirut Explosion Fund

The massive explosion that struck Beirut on August 4 has killed at least 100 people, and injured more than 4,000. The cause of the explosion is believed to be ammonium nitrate that had been stored in a warehouse at the city's port. Some 300,000 people have been displaced from their homes by the explosion, while search and rescue efforts continue. The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations as part of employees' $25,000 annual match limit. Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.

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2020 Disaster Relief - COVID-19 Bay Area Fund

The Cisco Foundation has launched a disaster response campaign to benefit Bay Area nonprofits: the Alameda County Community Food Bank, Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County, Destination:Home, Glide, San Francisco Marin Food Bank, Rahima International Foundation, Second Harvest of Silicon Valley, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, and St. Anthony's. The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations up to $10,000 per employee. Donations will not be counted toward employees' annual $25,000 match limit. Please note that the Silicon Valley Community Foundation is participating only in this campaign, and not in our matching gifts program in general. **Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.**

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2020 Disaster Relief - COVID-19 Fund

The Cisco Foundation has launched an East Asia disaster response campaign to benefit responders: Central Community Chest of Japan, ChildFund Korea, China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation, China Women's Development Foundation, International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies, the ONE Foundation, and the UN Foundation (supporting the World Health Organization). The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations up to $10,000 per employee. Donations will not be counted toward employees' annual $10,000 match limit. **Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.**

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2020 Disaster Relief - COVID-19 EMEAR Fund

The Cisco Foundation has launched a disaster response campaign to benefit Action contre la Faim, Banco Alimentar Contra a Fome, Banque Alimentaire, Berliner Tafel, COPE Galway, Entrajuda, Focus Ireland, Fundación Menudos Corazones, Fundacja Przystan Medyczna, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Latet, Leket Israel, Living Goods, Magen David Adom, Protection Civile de Paris Seine, Sant'Egidio, The Trussell Trust, and the UN Foundation's COVID-19 Response Fund. The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations up to $10,000 per employee. Donations will not be counted toward employees' annual $25,000 match limit. **Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.**

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2020 Disaster Relief - COVID-19 Americas Fund

The Cisco Foundation has launched a North America disaster response campaign to benefit the following nonprofits: American Red Cross, CAMH Foundation, Canadian Red Cross, Catholic Charities USA, Covenant House International, Covenant House (Toronto), Direct Relief, Feeding America, Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina, Food Banks Canada, Islamic Relief USA, and the UN Foundation's COVID-19 Response Fund. Additional nonprofits will be added as the situation warrants. The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations up to $10,000 per employee. Donations will not be counted toward employees' annual $25,000 match limit. **Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.**

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2020 Disaster Relief - COVID-19 LATAM Fund

The Cisco Foundation has launched a disaster response campaign to benefit nonprofits in LATAM: Alimento Para Todos, Associação Prato Cheio, Casa Ondina Lobo, Colombianitos, Cruz Roja Mexicana, Desafio Levantemos, Fundación Banco Arquidiocesano de Alimentos, Kusimayo, Mercy Corps, Programa De Ayuda Humanitaria Para Venezuela, and the UN Foundation's COVID-19 Response Fund. Additional nonprofits will be added as the situation warrants. The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations up to $10,000 per employee. Donations will not be counted toward employees' annual $25,000 match limit. **Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.**

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Canada Beirut Support Fund

The massive explosion that struck Beirut on August 4 has killed at least 100 people, and injured more than 4,000. The cause of the explosion is believed to be ammonium nitrate that had been stored in a warehouse at the city's port. Some 300,000 people have been displaced from their homes by the explosion, while search and rescue efforts continue. Money raised will enable the Red Cross/Red Crescent to prepare for, respond to and help individuals in Lebanon affected by humanitarian needs now and as the situation evolves. Current activities are mobile health outreach, support to health facilities, and strengthening of health systems. These activities may evolve based on emerging needs. The Cisco Foundation will match eligible donations as part of employees' $25,000 annual match limit.

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LGBTQ Fund

Nonprofits in this fund are working to deliver services designed specifically for LGTBQ people, their safety, health, and wellness to live equally. Cisco employee donations will be matched up to $25,000 USD as part of your annual matching allocation.

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Support the Equal Justice Initiative Fund

Support the Equal Justice Initiative's mission to end mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, to challenge racial and economic injustice, and to protect basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society. Cisco employee donations will be matched up to $25,000 USD as part of your annual matching allocation.

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