jcp Cares

GRANTS

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN A JCPENNEY GRANT

Thank you for your interest in a JCPenney grant. Your application and LOI are always welcome, however, decisions on funding are on hold pending program restructuring. Please check back in mid to late May.

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Through our corporate philanthropy, JCPenney supports communities at local, regional and national levels starting with a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) process. Please read the eligibility requirements and follow the submission instructions carefully.

GRANTS FOCUS AREAS

ELIGIBILITY

Grantseeker must be:

Tax exempt under IRS 501(c)(3) and 509(a)(1), (2) or (3) In good standing with the IRS

We do not fund:

LETTER OF INQUIRY SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Basic organizational information:

Program Request - three pages maximum:

Event Request - five pages maximum:

In-Kind Donation Request - one page maximum:

NOTE: Event requests with less than 90 days lead time from the date of the event will be declined.

SUBMISSION

Please email your LOI to jcpcares@jcp.com.

or mail to: JCPenney Philanthropy
ATTN: Director of Philanthropy
6501 Legacy Drive, MS 5313
Plano, TX 75024

Review period is approximately 30 days. We will contact you for a full proposal if your LOI is selected to move forward. If we do not contact you within 30 days, we are unfortunately unable to consider your request further.

If you have questions about jcp cares, please email jcpcares@jcp.com.