Partner with Us
ajama Program funders offer heartfelt, unconditional gifts of money and other resources, contributing to the well-being of children by supporting and protecting their right to a loving bedtime. And they help us in many ways, beyond the obvious gifts of pajamas and books or helping fund our popular Reading Center programming. Our broad coalition of funders appreciates the results we deliver, and knows that by giving directly to protect our children’s right to a loving bedtime, together they are securing the first and most important step toward a good night and a positive good day.
92% of our expenses are directly attributed to program services.
Pajama Program recognizes the generous support and unwavering commitment of our corporate, foundation and community partners who share the common goal of providing children in need with a comforting and nurturing bedtime by giving them new pajamas and new books.
Through its partnership with Carter’s, Pajama Program is able to provide hundreds of thousands of warm and comforting pajamas to under-served, abused and neglected children to help create a secure and nurturing bedtime. As the lead partner of our One Million Good Nights campaign, Carter’s was committed to helping us reach our goal of providing One Million Good Nights for children who need them most. Carter’s has been partnering with Pajama Program and providing loving support since 2009.
Thanks to the generosity of Scholastic, Pajama Program is able to distribute more books to more children each year. Scholastic has supported Pajama Program since 2007. They have donated hundreds of thousands of new children’s and young adult books from their vast portfolio of beloved titles and authors. We are proud to list Scholastic as Pajama Program’s lead children’s book partner, that helped us reach our One Million Good Nights goal.
Corporations and foundations contributing annual funding and in-kind support totaling $25,000 or more.
Bob’s Discount Furniture has been a dedicated supporter of Pajama Program. For the last two years, Bob’s contributed all the funds donated by their customers at their café to Pajama Program and matched that donation. Pajama Program is excited to be be the recipient of Bob’s 4th quarter promotion in 2016.
Affinia Hotel Collection features five New York City boutique-designed hotels with the “just right” approach to meeting travelers’ on-demand needs while providing for those who need help the most. Through its kids program, Affinia Junior, and individual guest contributions, Affinia Hotel Collection donates funding to Pajama Program with the goal of helping more children rest safely and soundly.
Target has been a wonderful supporter of Pajama Program since 2007. In addition to their caring volunteers reading to our children, Target has generously donated funds to Pajama Program helping to bring children in need to our Reading Center.
Chicago’s Robert J. Semrad Foundation is proud to support the Pajama Program’s important work. Rob, Pat and Agi Semrad and the entire Semrad organization is looking forward to helping bring Pajama Program services to our community’s kids by creating Chicago’s first Pajama Program Reading Center. We hope this center will be just the first of many.