How To Start a PTO - Step-by-step tips for getting a new parent group up and running at your school.
Articles and tools for creating, revising, and understanding your PTO bylaws, creating sound policies for your PTO or PTA, and becoming a nonprofit PTO with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.
PTO vs. PTA FAQs - Answers to some basic questions about PTOs and PTAs, including how to get started organizing your group.
501(c)(3) for PTOs - How to make your PTO tax-exempt. We sort through the mumbo jumbo and tell you what to expect—from the process and the IRS.
How To Write PTO Bylaws - Straightforward guidelines to help you write bylaws for your PTO or PTA.
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