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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Toys"R"Us Children’s Fund?
For nearly 25 years, the Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund has provided strategic investments to nonprofit partners who help expand opportunities for children and youth through long term programs that foster lasting change. Since its inception, the Children’s Fund has awarded more than $130 million to support this goal.

Who can apply for a grant?
To apply for funding, applicants must be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit or tax-exempt public charity with a programs or on children's health, education or welfare programs/activities.

Toys"R"Us generally does not support:
• Annual appeals/general operating support
• Individuals
• Fundraising events or galas
• Religious organizations, including restoration of church buildings
• Political organizations or projects

How can my organization apply for funding? 
We are pleased to provide eligible applicants with a paperless, streamlined and user-friendly online application. If your organization and funding request meet the criteria above, please submit your application through our online portal. Organizations that receive funding are expected to complete an online impact report.

When will decisions be made?
Toys"R"Us reviews applications on an ongoing basis. It may take up to three months for a request to be fully vetted. Please note that a site visit and additional information may be required prior to a final determination. Your organization will be notified of a contribution approval or denial by email.

May I advocate my proposal in person?
Unfortunately, due to the high volume of requests, we are unable to accommodate individual meetings with applicants.

Can I apply for more than one grant through the same organization?
You may apply as many times as you would like throughout the year, but only one grant will be awarded to an organization per calendar year.

Think you’re a match? Submit your funding request through our application portal.