Nature of the program
BJ’s Charitable Foundation contributes the bulk of its funding to organizations that provide services (in the form of hunger preventions, self-sufficiency, health care, and education) to those in need.
- The proposal must be from an organization that is tax-exempt under 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and recognized as a “public charity” by the IRS.
- The program must align with BJ’s Charitable Foundation mission of supporting organizations that provide basic needs services (in the form of hunger prevention, self-sufficiency, health care, and education).
- The program must positively impact communities where BJ’s Clubs are located.
All-year round (12-month period)
BJ’s Charitable Foundation will not make grants for
Grants will not be awarded for organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical disability, national or ethnic origin, political organizations, religious organizations, 501 (c)(3) organizations or programs/ that have been in place for less than one (1) year, individuals or individual families, organizations located outside BJ’s Wholesale Club’s markets, capital campaigns, private foundations, sponsorships for music, film, or art festivals, support for business expositions/conferences, organizations that have been funded by the BJ’s Charitable Foundation within the past 12 months, and 509 (a) (3) Type III- non functionally integrated supporting organizations.
For further details, please contact us at 1-(800) 825-2314