Astros, Texans, and JC Penney Partner to Spread Holiday Cheer to Harvey Families

Lisa Valadez | 12/1/2017, 9 a.m.
With the Christmas season in full swing, JC Penney’s annual Giving Sprees decided to make it a hometown affair last ...
Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, and Houston Astros third baseman and World Series champion Alex Bregman with the 16 YMCA of Greater Houston excited kids who just got $100 for a JCPenney shopping spree/photo by Reginald Dominique

With the Christmas season in full swing, JC Penney’s annual Giving Sprees decided to make it a hometown affair last Tuesday. Houston Astros third baseman and World Series champion Alex Bregman along with Houston Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, and cornerback Johnathan Joseph were on hand to host a holiday shopping spree for 16 kids from the YMCA of Greater Houston. After each kid was given a $100 each they headed straight to the toys and also was able to purchase some holiday gifts for loved ones and close friends.

 Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph and  defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, and Houston Astros third baseman and World Series champion Alex Bregman/photo by Reginald Dominique

Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, and Houston Astros third baseman and World Series champion Alex Bregman/photo by Reginald Dominique

The Astros and Texans’ efforts also included a shopping spree for three local YMCA families affected by Hurricane Harvey. Each family received $5,000 to purchase holiday gifts, furniture, and other needed necessities from JC Penney to aid in the recovery. To top it off, the families were surprised with a LG new washer and dryer for their home. It was a day full of tears and joy for the families.

Surprised families receiving new LG washer and dryer/photo by Reginald Dominique

Surprised families receiving new LG washer and dryer/photo by Reginald Dominique

The Astros, Texans, and JC Penney are committed to the people of Houston and making the holidays brighter. This was just one of their many acts to show how much they care.

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JCPenney TEAMS UP WITH ASTRO ALEX BREGMAN TO Bring Holiday Cheer

This season, JCPenney is sharing the holiday spirit by extending its annual tradition of giving sprees for Y kids to also include a special shopping experience that will benefit Y families affected by Hurricane Harvey.

JCPenney hosted a private shopping experience at its Meyerland Plaza store for 10 underserved kids from the YMCA of Greater Houston, along with three families deeply affected by Hurricane Harvey. Each child received a $100 JCPenney gift card used to shop for holiday gifts for their families. Additionally, JCPenney provided the three families with a $5,000 shopping spree to assist with their recovery and holiday gift shopping needs. Families also received a washer and dryer set courtesy of LG to replace appliances damaged by the hurricane.

As part of the shopping experience, Houston Texans Jadeveon Clowney and Johnathan Joseph and Houston Astro Alex Bregman surprised the deserving kids and families with a special visit, and accompanied them as they shop the JCPenney store. The all-star lineup will help kids select perfect gifts for everyone on their lists and enable them to give back to loved ones.

This season, JCPenney is sharing the holiday spirit by extending its annual tradition of giving sprees for Y kids to also include a special shopping experience that will benefit Y families affected by Hurricane Harvey. JCPenney hosted a private shopping experience at its Meyerland Plaza store for 10 underserved kids from the YMCA of Greater Houston, along with three families deeply affected by Hurricane Harvey. Each child received a $100 JCPenney gift card used to shop for holiday gifts for their families. Additionally, JCPenney provided the three families with a $5,000 shopping spree to assist with their recovery and holiday gift shopping needs. Families also received a washer and dryer set courtesy of LG to replace appliances damaged by the hurricane. As part of the shopping experience, Houston Texans Jadeveon Clowney and Johnathan Joseph and Houston Astro Alex Bregman surprised the deserving kids and families with a special visit, and accompanied them as they shop the JCPenney store. The all-star lineup will help kids select perfect gifts for everyone on their lists and enable them to give back to loved ones.

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JCPenney TEAMS UP WITH TEXANS JADEVEON CLOWNEY & JONATHAN JOSEPH TO Bring Holiday Cheer

This season, JCPenney is sharing the holiday spirit by extending its annual tradition of giving sprees for Y kids to also include a special shopping experience that will benefit Y families affected by Hurricane Harvey.

JCPenney hosted a private shopping experience at its Meyerland Plaza store for 10 underserved kids from the YMCA of Greater Houston, along with three families deeply affected by Hurricane Harvey. Each child received a $100 JCPenney gift card used to shop for holiday gifts for their families. Additionally, JCPenney provided the three families with a $5,000 shopping spree to assist with their recovery and holiday gift shopping needs. Families also received a washer and dryer set courtesy of LG to replace appliances damaged by the hurricane.

As part of the shopping experience, Houston Texans Jadeveon Clowney and Johnathan Joseph and Houston Astro Alex Bregman surprised the deserving kids and families with a special visit, and accompanied them as they shop the JCPenney store. The all-star lineup will help kids select perfect gifts for everyone on their lists and enable them to give back to loved ones.

This season, JCPenney is sharing the holiday spirit by extending its annual tradition of giving sprees for Y kids to also include a special shopping experience that will benefit Y families affected by Hurricane Harvey. JCPenney hosted a private shopping experience at its Meyerland Plaza store for 10 underserved kids from the YMCA of Greater Houston, along with three families deeply affected by Hurricane Harvey. Each child received a $100 JCPenney gift card used to shop for holiday gifts for their families. Additionally, JCPenney provided the three families with a $5,000 shopping spree to assist with their recovery and holiday gift shopping needs. Families also received a washer and dryer set courtesy of LG to replace appliances damaged by the hurricane. As part of the shopping experience, Houston Texans Jadeveon Clowney and Johnathan Joseph and Houston Astro Alex Bregman surprised the deserving kids and families with a special visit, and accompanied them as they shop the JCPenney store. The all-star lineup will help kids select perfect gifts for everyone on their lists and enable them to give back to loved ones.