Make a donation.

Every contribution helps and when combined with the donations of others, we can provide financial support to help Medtronic employees in need when they are facing the unexpected. Donations to the Fund can be made as one-time gifts or recurring periodic contributions. Various donation methods are outlined and available below.

All donations to the Fund at Emergency Assistance Foundation are tax deductible in the U.S. Emergency Assistance Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity with Tax ID 45-1813056.

Ways to Give

Employee Donations
2:1 Matched Giving

Medtronic Foundation powers the philanthropic passions of Medtronic employees through Matched Giving. When you donate to an eligible nonprofit, Medtronic Foundation will match your donation dollar for dollar, up to $5,000 (USD) per calendar year. To maximize support for those facing impact from natural disasters or personal hardship, all employee MEEAF donations are eligible for a 2:1 match.


To make a donation using your credit card, debit card or other available options, click the appropriate button below.


To donate via check, electronic transfer/wire, or securities, please review the detailed instructions in our Donation Methods Guide.

Apply for a grant.

If you have been impacted by an unforeseen disaster or personal hardship, you may be eligible to apply for financial assistance. Please read the Application FAQs to determine if you and your event qualify.

Additional resources.

Emergency Assistance Foundation is here to help during difficult times. Please click the “Community Resources” button for links to local resources, disaster preparedness education, financial learning tools, and more.

Need help with your application?

Phone: 866-232-5815