Fundraising

There are many fundraising companies available to your local PTA unit.  Many of these companies attend the Florida PTA Leadership Convention, where you can meet with them to discuss all options available to you, if you select them as your fundraising company.  Remember one board cannot encumber another board to any contract. When developing or…

Member Services

Membership Cards Membership cards are printed by each individual member through MemberHub.  Please visit our MemberHub page and if you have further questions, please contact membership.data@floridapta.org. PTA Store The Florida PTA Store has hundreds of different items including fashionable apparel styles, membership supplies, thoughtful gift items, useful meeting accessories and much more.  Whether you are…

Nominations and Elections

NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS The purpose of the nominating committee is to recognize and seek qualified nominees for the elected leadership of the PTA. The members of the committee, therefore, have a tremendous influence on the future of the PTA and should be selected carefully. NOMINATING COMMITTEE BASICS The nominating committee is the only PTA committee…

Florida PTA Awards

Every year, Florida PTA offers several awards and certificates to recognize PTA/PTSA achievement. Consider applying for awards to bring recognition to your unit’s programs, or to individuals making a difference in your community. Every local unit PTA/PTSA and County Council is encouraged to apply for any and all awards listed below.  If you need additional…

National PTA Resources

National PTA has many great elearing courses to assist you in running your PTA.  Visit their website for more information. National PTA Awards: Throughout the year, National PTA offers awards or grants to honor or support PTAs as they: engage families, support student success, improve the health and safety of students and families, increase access to arts education or celebrate advocacy…

Local Unit Compliance

Checklist As an organized, chartered local PTA unit in the State of Florida, there are five compliance requirements to continue the affiliation with Florida PTA. 1). Current officers, with a valid email address and home mailing address (the home mailing address is not shared with non-PTA entities) 2). Annual IRS 990 filing 3). Annual Audit…

Governance

GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE of the FLORIDA PTA National, state and local PTA are connected—forming a nationwide network of members, working for every child, with one voice. Both National PTA and Florida PTA, as directed by their respective board of directors, provide leadership, programs, support, and resources to its members at all levels of our state association.…

Policies

POLICIES HELP GOVERN OUR PURPOSE Basic policies govern the activities of all PTAs. These policies ensure a unity of purpose through the members’ commitment to the Purposes of the PTA and help protect the association and its members from exploitation. In addition, National PTA and Florida PTA are tax exempt under Internal Revenue Code Section…

Find Your Local PTA

Congratulations to the following local units throughout the state who have reached their compliance standards!  Click the links to join any PTA! This list of active PTAs is as of September 12, 2023   Name of PTACountyLINK 4 OUR CHILDREN COMMUNITY PTAMIAMI-DADEhttps://4ourchildren.memberhub.com/store A C PERRY PTSABROWARDhttps://flpta-00002601.memberhub.com/store A K SUTER ELEMENTARY PTAESCAMBIAhttps://aksuter.memberhub.com/store A L MEBANE MIDDLE…

Scholarships + Grants

Florida PTA Scholarship Opportunities Each year, Florida PTA offers graduating High School Seniors scholarship opportunities. Florida PTA raises funds at our events, solicits donations, as well as monies from the Honorary State Life Memberships, to support the Scholarship Fund.  Donations can be made at any time. Please click here for detailed information and to apply.…