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CONTACT JCP CARES

To contact us with any questions,
suggestions or concerns, email us at:
jcpcares@jcpenney.com

or send standard mail to:
6501 Legacy Drive, MS 8101
Plano, TX 75024

If you are interested in applying to be
a jcp partner, see below.

JCP CARES — PARTNER GUIDELINES

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

JCP CARES — GRANTS FOCUS AREAS

  • Health and welfare
  • Education
  • Arts and culture

ELIGIBILITY

Grantseeker must be:
IRS 501(c)(3) and 509(a): (1), (2), or (3)
In good standing with the IRSWe do not fund:

  • Grants to individuals.
  • Capital campaigns.
  • Programs strictly for religious or political purposes.
  • Fiscal agents.

LETTER OF INQUIRY
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Basic organizational information:
  • Full mailing address/contact info
  • Name and title of Chief Executive
  • Primary contact if not Chief Executive
  • Board of Directors list with affiliations
  • Copy of IRS tax exemption letter
  • Cover letter (optional)
Program Request — four pages maximum:
  • Maximum two–page narrative
  • One page line item program budget
  • One page budget justification
Event Request — five pages maximum:
  • Sponsorship levels with benefits
  • Additional pages or brochures if on-hand

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

In-Kind Donation Request — one page maximum.

One-page narrative.

SUBMISSION

Please email your LOI to jcpcares@jcpenney.com

or mail to: jcp Philanthropy
ATTN: Director of Philanthropy
6501 Legacy Drive, MS 8101
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 you have any questions, please email jcpcares@jcpenney.com .