Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will help fund our mission.
The James Project
907 Clocktower Drive, Suite C
Springfield, IL 62704
Resources for foster families such as housing, classes, extracurricular, school uniforms, hygiene kits, bedding, beds, school supplies, housing repairs, Christmas gifts, diapers, and other emergency needs as they arise. Throughout the year, specific donation opportunities are available. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to get involved in our donation drives!
Yes! Please call our office for needed items and more information on current programs that need funding. Our needs are constantly changing, so please contact us on our specific needs before collecting items for The James Project.
Yes! There are several benefits to funding your gift to The James Project with publicly-traded stocks, bonds, or mutual funds:
∗ You can receive a charitable tax deduction for the full, fair-market value of the asset.
∗ You avoid capital gains taxes on the appreciated value of the asset.
∗ You keep the cash you might have otherwise given.
∗ None of the asset value is lost to taxes –The James Project receives the full value of the asset.
∗ The value of the asset may exceed the cash gift you were planning to make – thus enabling you to make an even larger gift.
For more detailed instructions on how give appreciated assets such as stocks, please call 217-546-3532 and ask to speak with or leave a message for Terri.
Churches can donate in so many ways! Contact the office to find out more about church sponsorship or one time donation opportunities!
At any point in the year that you reach $1000 of donations to The James Project and will be acknowledged in our quarterly newsletter as our Neighbor!
Any goods, service, or monetary donations given to The James Project makes you a Friend in our book!
Yes! Add us on Amazon Smile to donate to The James Project with every Amazon order. Make sure to check out what Closet 1:27 is currently in need of on our Wish List.
Amazon Smile: https://smile.amazon.com/
The James Project receives regular support throughout the year from a variety of churches.
Some examples of how churches partner with us include:
The dollars you spend shopping can lead to supporting The James Project! Amazon.com offers a reward program called AmazonSmile. Instead of visiting amazon.com, log onto http://smile.amazon.com/ and you will be able to choose your charitable recipient. Please select “James Project, Inc. in Pawnee, IL” as that was our address when we wer
The dollars you spend shopping can lead to supporting The James Project! Amazon.com offers a reward program called AmazonSmile. Instead of visiting amazon.com, log onto http://smile.amazon.com/ and you will be able to choose your charitable recipient. Please select “James Project, Inc. in Pawnee, IL” as that was our address when we were first founded. Almost everything offered through Amazon is available on AmazonSmile, so as you shop for gifts, clothing, household items, and just about anything else, remember to shop AmazonSmile as 0.5% of your total purchase goes back to TJP. While this may not seem like a lot, every dollar goes directly towards helping more fostering families.
Schnucks grocery store participates in the eScrip program, where 3% of your total purchase can go towards The James Project. To sign-up, visit the service desk at Schnucks and ask for a membership card. You can also register the card through www.eScrip.com. Our group number is: 500044106.