help put the pieces back together

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lucky cat assistance fund

Providing financial assistance and support
for P.F. Chang's team members

it’s the small things that

make a big impact

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The Lucky Cat Assistance Fund serves to provide financial support for P.F. Chang's and Global Support Center team members experiencing catastrophic emergency hardship.

Funded by team members for team members, the LCAF has helped more than 1,000 people since its inception.


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If you're experiencing sudden financial hardship, you're in the right place. The Lucky Cat Assistance Fund exists to help P.F. Chang's employees in a time of need.

Download and complete an application form below.

Emergency Hardship Natural Disaster


lucky cat assistance fund faq

Which application should be completed?

The LCAF Application for Financial Assistance should be used for most circumstances. Please only use the Natural Disaster Application for large-scale natural disasters where many team members are impacted. (For example: flooding, hurricanes, earthquakes, etc.)
The LCAF Application for Financial Assistance and the Natural Disaster Application can be downloaded by clicking the “Emergency Hardship” and “Natural Disaster” links above.
The Grant Panel meets monthly; however, the Grant Panel may meet on an emergency basis if there is an urgent need. You will be contacted by phone as soon as a decision is reached in your case.
Yes. If an urgent need arises, you may re-apply and provide any new information for consideration but there are applicable limits in place to ensure equitable treatment to those in need.
Yes. You can make a one-time donation by clicking on the PayPal link above, signing up for a Payroll deduction, or sending a check to LCAF, c/o P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc., 8377 E. Hartford Dr, Suite 200, Scottsdale AZ 85255. Please make all checks payable to “Lucky Cat Assistance Fund.”
Yes, your donation may be tax deductible as the Lucky Cat Assistance Fund is at tax-exempt, non-profit organization under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. Click here for a copy of the Donation Receipt Tax Record Form. (For team members of P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc., you can find the total amount of your payroll donations on your paystub.)
Grants amounts typically range between $500 to $2,000.
Grant recipients typically receive only one grant per year.
The total amount of your annual donations can be found under the year-to-date deductions section on your pay statement or by logging in to PeopleXpress at and clicking on Myself > Current Pay Statement.