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Is my PTO a valid for(c)3 with lapsed bylaws?
My PTO ran a contentious election last spring, severely restricting voting on officer elections. They...
Asked by Anonymous in Bylaws


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Box tops prize ideas....
Looking for some fresh ideas for box tops prize winners for about 80 kids grade 3-5. In the past I've...
Asked by nickyd816 in Events, Programs, & Activities


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Paid Staff on PTO?
Hi - we have a PTF (PTO) for our private school and have had some issues with consistency and finding...
Asked by Anonymous in Leadership


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PTO's role in school issues?
What is the role of the PTO when it comes to disputes with parents and the way the school functions on...
Asked by Anonymous in Leadership


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Cash Gifts for Teachers at a Private School
Hello, I am in the Development Office at a private school in Denver, CO. At the end of the school...
Asked by carolebaran in Finance & Budget


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Transferring PTO from one school to another school
Hello! Last year I was involved with establishing a brand-new PTO for our charter school (it's a home-based/online...
Asked by serenamichelle in Elections & Transition


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Club Accounts, money management
I am the PTO treasurer. We have been asked to deposit funds from school club accounts and issue checks...
Asked by kristinb103 in Finance & Budget


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Board members
Our school treasurer is wanting to run for treasurer of our parent group, wouldn't this be a conflict...
Asked by Anonymous in Officers & Board


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President arrested
Our current president was arrested a few weekends ago on domestic violence and bodily harm charges. ...
Asked by Anonymous in Officers & Board


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Problem member
We have a member in our PTO who is causing other members to not be involved and we've had numerous complaints...
Asked by Anonymous in Volunteers & Involvement