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From helpful hints and inspiring ideas to tips worth sharing and  awesome advice, find it all here on the Givebacks for nonprofits blog.

July 10, 2024

Get with the program: Planning your PTA\PTO calendar

Your PTA\PTO calendar is the best way to get the big picture of what your organization will be keeping busy with throughout the school year and what resources you’ll need, so it’s important to invest the time into doing it right.

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June 19, 2024

Don’t fear the budget – Four tips for PTA, PTO, or booster club budget brilliance

If being in charge of the budget for your PTA, PTO, or booster club feels scary because you don’t have an accounting degree, you can stop worrying right now! 

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June 5, 2024

Why your PTA, PTO, or booster club should be planning a summer event

When summer hits, it’s tempting to hang up your school group leader hat for the season and take a breather. But summer is actually the perfect time...

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May 22, 2024

3 reasons to go cashless for your next fundraiser

Imagine going to the grocery store or Target to pick up a list of things you need, not having enough cash and not being able to use a credit card. Nightmare, right?...

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May 1, 2024

Choosing the best PTA software for fundraising: What PTAs, PTOs, booster clubs, and schools should know

Choosing the right software for fundraising isn’t always easy. With lots of platforms and tons of different tools, features, and pricing, it’s a confusing process. Well, not anymore...

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April 17, 2024

How to plan for officer transitions

With the school year winding down, it’s time to ramp up officer transition planning. Whether you’re a PTA, PTO, or Booster Club, having a plan in place will help you set new leaders up for success and make sure that they’ll be off and running for the new school year...

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March 29, 2024

Washington State PTA selects Givebacks as its PTA management platform partner

Givebacks and Washington State PTA (WSPTA) are excited to announce a partnership to provide parent-teacher associations across the state with a PTA management platform designed to make all aspects of running their organizations easier...

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February 21, 2024

4 mistakes to avoid in your online PTA, PTO, Booster Club, or School store

Building a great PTA, PTO, School or Booster Club online store can make all the difference when it comes to meeting your fundraising goals...

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January 16, 2024

3 PTA fundraisers for every age group

Tailoring your fundraising initiative to the specific group you’re serving is a must if you want to get maximum participation and engagement...

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January 10, 2024

Smash your fundraising goals: The top 10 best PTA fundraisers that actually work

Are you looking for fresh, new PTA fundraiser ideas that can help you smash your fundraising goals...

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September 30, 2021

How to Plan a PTA Back-to-School Night

Need some fresh, new ideas to make your Back-to-School Night the most successful one yet?

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August 30, 2021

4 Tips for Running a Successful PTA Membership Drive

Check out these four tips when you're planning your annual PTA membership drive and see what...

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August 10, 2020

Improvements your PTA/PTO should be making this school year

Keep your school community engaged and feeling supported this year with these improvements…

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