Overview

The Cracker Barrel Foundation seeks to strengthen and preserve our community by supporting programs in the areas of education, human services, cultural affairs and the environment. Special consideration is given to programs that address children, youth and family issues, and emphasize traditional values such as hard work, education and self-reliance. In areas of support for human services, we focus on programs that address child and family issues enabling individuals to become involved, self-sufficient citizens in our communities.

Eligibility

The Cracker Barrel Foundation does not support the following:

Disease or health related causes

Individuals seeking aid

Organizations lacking proof of 501 (c) (3) status

Religious, political, fraternal and athletic organizations

Capital campaigns

Conferences, seminars or reunions

Organizations with principal impact outside the United States

Deadline

Proposals are accepted and reviewed throughout the year. Decisions are made quarterly. It is recommended that you wait twelve months between submitting proposals for funding, regardless of their approval status. Proposals should be sent in hard copy, via US Postal Service, to:

Cracker Barrel Foundation

Penny Carroll, Director

P.O. Box 787

Lebanon, Tennessee 37088-0787

Phone: (615) 444-5533

Fax: (615) 443-9874

Link

http://www.crackerbarrel.com/about-us/cracker-barrel-foundation/how-to-apply-for-funding/

Contact

Cracker Barrel Foundation

Penny Carroll, Director

P.O. Box 787

Lebanon, Tennessee 37088-0787

Phone: (615) 444-5533

Fax: (615) 443-9874

pcarroll@crackerbarrel.com