Gratitude Is The Best Attitude

We all know how nice it is to be thanked for our time and effort in everything we do.  But did you know that a personal thank you to a volunteer can actually increase the likelihood that they’ll do it again? It isn’t just saying thank you that creates community and relationship with your PTSA and volunteers.  It is also…

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Need More Volunteers? Read this Success Story!

An elementary school in New York came up with a great way to increase the number of active volunteers in their community.  Their “Three for Me” campaign, a collaboration between the school administration and the PTA, increased the number of volunteers to an unprecedented 70%! Read more at the national PTA website.

Saying THANKS is always great, no matter how you do it

Here are some examples of local PTAs around the district say “thank you” to their members. I just started choosing a parent or two to feature in our on-line newsletter with a weekly blurb called “Behind the Scenes”. My reason is twofold. I’m trying to educate our population of all the different roles necessary to keep a PTA running smoothly and I…

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Great Ways to Help Out!

Council would love to have you as part of the team! Please contact for more information about these open council positions. Founders Day Luncheon co-Chair: Help plan the event of the year to celebrate our PTA beginnings and accomplishments! LWPTSA Council’s Annual Founders Day Luncheon brings together guests from across the district each year (usually in February) to enjoy a…

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