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Sempra Employee Giving

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I can’t track how much money I have given throughout the year or for tax purposes.
If you made a contribution through payroll deduction in any given year, your gift was made through SEGN and is tax-deductible if you itemize deductions on your personal income-tax return, subject to IRS restrictions, of course.
I can only choose to give to charities the company designates in the system.
You can select to give to any public charity of your choice. If it isn't in the system, we will add it so you and others can contribute.
My money doesn’t get distributed to my charity in a timely manner.
Contributions are distributed timely once per quarter, and you get confirmation via email.
The process for signing up is very complicated, and it takes too long to find and to enroll.
Signing up is easy! Log on to My Info, click on My Money, then My Charitable Giving.
Since I can only afford to give a small contribution, it probably will not make a difference to any charity.

When you add your contributions to that of others, it adds up. Every dollar matters and every dollar makes a big difference to those in need!

I don’t know where my money goes.

One hundred percent of your contribution goes to the charity you choose.

I can’t track how much money I have given throughout the year or for tax purposes.

Your year-to-date contributions are always listed on your paystub. At the end of the year, you’ll have all the information you need for your taxes.

If I give through the company, I have to pay administrative fees.

One hundred percent of your contribution goes to the charity you choose. All administrative fees are paid by the company.

The giving program only allows me to give to large, national organizations.

You can select your favorite local charity. If your charity isn’t in the system, we will add it!

I can't give anonymously.

When you make your contribution, you may select to give anonymously.

I only give one or two times per year, so I don’t qualify for this program.

You can choose to give a one-time contribution as many times as you like.

I can’t designate my contribution to a specific fund or event.

When you make a contribution, you can designate your gift to a specific event or fund.

I want to help but don’t know what charity to give to.
You can give to your local employee council and they select local charities to provide grants to.

I can’t give to my child’s school/PTA through payroll deduction.

You can give to your child’s PTA through payroll deduction.

It’s much easier to write a check to my charity.

Your contribution comes out of your paycheck automatically, so you don’t have to do anything!

Getting Started is as Easy as 1, 2, 3.

Log into the
Employee Giving Platform

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Click on Give
at the top of the bar

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Search for your charity and
make your contribution

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