pto mini grant program for teacher requests

How to Start a PTO Grant Program

Mini-grant programs are a great way to set aside some funding for items that aren’t already covered by your PTO budget. All PTOs should have one because they help keep your budget in balance. It’s also a good way to pay for new opportunities that come up during the year. Quite often, teachers will come […]

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how to avoid PTO being used as a piggy bank

PTO Money Management: How to Avoid Being a Piggy Bank

How do you handle multiple requests to fund pet projects of parents, teachers or Principals? Managing your PTO’s finances so that you don’t feel like a piggy bank is crucial for a well-functioning PTO! This post will cover some of the best strategies to get in control of what the PTO budget pays for. Strategy […]

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the best PTO treasurer software you're not using

The Best PTO Treasurer Software You’re Not Using

Hands down, PTO Treasurer is one of the most time consuming PTO volunteer positions. That’s because it’s a job that requires regular housekeeping for the PTO to remain in track. And because of that, it’s also one of the hardest PTO officer positions to fill! But just like everything else, the job of PTO Treasurer […]

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