IL PTA Challenges YOUto reach out and get new members to join your local unit PTA during the month of March 2017.
March 1-31, 2017.
Membership Challenge Drawing: One winner will be drawn for Grand Prize of $120. Four additional winners will be drawn from the remaining entries, a total of five winners, at the 2017 Illinois PTA Convention in Naperville, Illinois on April 8th. (Winners do not need to be present to win but we encourage participation at Convention)**To be eligible for this challenge, the Illinois PTA office must receive all membership dues no later than April 4th, 2017. Illinois PTA Dues Reporting Form.pdf
Forward any questions to Julie Holdeman at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Your PTA works hard on behalf of the children, parents, and staff of your school providing volunteers, programs, events, and resources.
Mid-year is the perfect time to reach out to parents for a “Thanks for the Memories” Membership Campaign.
Remind parents of all the ways the PTA makes a difference at your school by providing various programs, fun family and school events, parent and school resources, & volunteers for the PTA and school. There are many ways to reach out to parents for their support.
Thanks for the Memories Explaination
Thanks for the Memories sample flier (FILLABLE)
Thanks for the Memories Social media messages
Making personal contact with others is the most effective way to make an impact, share your story, answer any questions, and invite them to join through their membership and support!
Your PTA Members are your best resource; tap into their commitment and support shown through membership. Their outreach of contacts expands your possible membership base, allows them to help the PTA, and you can grow your membership.
Give the Gift that gives to SO MANY. PTA MEMBERSHIP! Purchase a gift Membership for someone special to you. Your gift of membership will not only help your child and your school, but will also assist Illinois PTA and National PTA advocate for legislation for positive change for children here and across the country.
See more at: PTA Membership Resources
For some excellent downloadable fliers to use in your membership recruitment see: PTA Membership Fliers