We’re all about brightening lives through supporting the community.
Yankee Candle believes in giving back by helping those in need. Through volunteering, corporate and employee giving and product donations, our community support efforts are all about brightening lives. To this end, we focus on three areas that are important to the people of our organization:
We have selected partners who align with our purpose and believe in effecting change and transformation at the local level.
Please note that western Massachusetts is the focus of Yankee Candle's charitable giving. This is where our corporate headquarters are located. The Company does not support organizations outside this geographic area except for the focus areas and National partnership programs already in place.
Yankee Candle makes both monetary and product donations. Before submitting a request, please be sure your cause meets the requirements provided below. Requests received by telephone, fax or mail will not be considered.
To be eligible for a contribution, organizations must:
No matter how worthy the effort or undertaking, Yankee Candle does not support:
If your organization meets the above criteria and would like to apply for a monetary or product donation, please send a brief proposal via email to email@example.com and include the following:
Please send a copy of the most recent audited financial statements if the amount requested is $500 or more.
Approved contributions to a project or program imply no further commitment on behalf of Yankee Candle unless specifically stated at the time the initial funding is granted. The Yankee Candle Company, Inc. reserves the right to make all final decisions and interpretations under these guidelines.
Nonprofit organizations to which Yankee Candle is unable to make a direct contribution may have the opportunity to raise funds by selling Yankee® candles. Yankee Candle Fundraising, a division of Yankee Candle, can respond to requests for the purpose of fundraising. For more information, contact:
Yankee Candle Fundraising
P.O. Box 110
South Deerfield, MA 01373
Web site: yankeecandlefundraising.com