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Valvoline Charitable Giving Program

Through hands-on service, focused generosity and the continuous pursuit of innovative and sustainable solutions, we work to build communities that are healthier and have a more promising future.

We have a proactive outcome-driven, corporate contributions program that targets areas where we operate. To assist you in submitting your request, our procedures and guidelines are noted below.

Charitable Giving Requests

We accept grant proposals from October 1st to November 30th. Proposals must be aligned with our focus areas of: (1) disadvantaged families and children, (2) education, (3) the environment, or (4) diversity, equity, and inclusion, and should impact areas where we operate.

We will review your proposal and determine if your opportunity is a strategic fit for Valvoline, responding to all proposals by Dec. 31. Your organization must also be designated as a 501c3 organization by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Valvoline does not provide support for the following types of contribution requests

Valvoline does not support organizations that discriminate in any way based on age, race, religion, color, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.

Submitting a grant

Click here to submit your grant request using our online grant application system.

In-Kind Donations

Requests for in-kind donations to qualified non-profit organizations will be considered on an ongoing basis and based on product availability. Priority is given to organizations that align with our focus areas and/or our employees serve as volunteers. Requests are only accepted during the timeframe of Oct. 1 – Dec. 31 and should be sent to Final decision will be made in January.

Requests for Valvoline Instant Oil Change gift certificates should be directed to 1-800-VALVOLINE. While requests are accepted year-round, quantities are limited, and fulfillment is done on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Racing Sponsorships

Valvoline™ has been there for as long as people have been racing cars. From working with world-class drivers to developing a motor oil specifically for the high-revving speeds and long run times of racing engines, where there is racing, there is Valvoline. Click here for more information about our racing sponsorship program.