Our mission is to improve the quality of life in the communities we serve. We are committed to giving back to the local community through philanthropies that make a difference in the lives of our customers and associates. Whether it’s hosting a charitable event on-property or raising money through the Charitable Gift Card Program, we believe that making a difference makes us a better neighbor. Opportunities for support are outlined below, followed by an online application.
Card for a Cause Gift Card Program
Through our CARD FOR A CAUSE gift card program, we support organizations with causes that touch the lives of our customers and associates through a return of a percentage* of annual sales of a uniquely designed gift card.
Applications for this program are accepted annually January 1-April 30. Approval period is May 1-July 31. Approved participating organizations will be notified by July 31. New programs are initiated January 1 of the following year. Only organizations meeting 501(c)(3) status and submitting a complete application will be reviewed.
Properties currently accepting applications: The Summit Birmingham
*Percentage of sales up to annual total donations of $20,000.
We enjoy being a partner in community outreach events; however, we can only accommodate select events due to certain restrictions, including space availability and insurance and liability requirements.
Application for on-property events are accepted year-round and must be submitted at least 180 days in advance of the event date in order to ensure space availability.
Application Guidelines for Each Request
Please note: Only organizations whose requests are granted will be notified.
- Fully Complete the Application
- Each field is required
- If the information requested is not available, please provide an explanation in the appropriate field
- Bayer Properties, L.L.C. does not accept applications requesting funding from:
- Organizations located outside of the communities where our customers live and work
- Religious organizations
- Schools or school organizations
- Political or governmental entities
- Event sponsorship
- Keep a copy for your records
We believe that all initiatives that enhance the quality of life in our communities are worthy of consideration and we appreciate the efforts your organization is making to achieve this goal.
Organizations we currently support include American Cancer Society, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and American Heart Association. In addition, we are a Pacesetter for the United Way of Central Alabama, which provides local support to numerous worthy organizations.
While our desire would be to support all applications, there is a finite amount of funds allocated and requests granted each year. If your application is approved, we will contact you within 15 business days of submission or within the application’s specified time period; otherwise, there will be no additional communication.
We wish you luck and continued success with your ongoing efforts.
Upon submitting this form, a printable page will follow for your records.
If you are unable to submit this form online, send this form via postal mail to:
- Bayer Properties, L.L.C.
- ATTN: Charitable Request
- 2222 Arlington Avenue
- Birmingham, AL 35205
Complete submission of this application does not guarantee funding. Bayer Properties, L.L.C. reserves the right to ask for more information, including documentation, prior to making final decisions of approval or denial of charitable funding. If any items are found to be falsely represented, consideration of application will cease. Bayer Properties, L.L.C. reserves the right to terminate the charitable giving program at any time at the company's discretion.