PTA’s Vision: What the future will look like if PTA accomplishes its mission.
Every child’s potential is a reality.
PTA's Mission: The overall purpose of PTA
- A powerful voice for all children,
- A relevant resource for families and communities, and
- A strong advocate for the education and well-being of every child.
Florida PTA is the largest statewide volunteer organization working exclusively on behalf of children and youth. Founded in 1921 as a branch of the 6 million member National PTA, Florida PTA is made up of 1,381 local units with more than 315,000 Florida members seeking to unite home, school and community for all children.
As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization, Florida PTA is authorized to accept tax deductible charitable contributions in coalition with state and local agencies cooperating to influence policy makers on the health, education, welfare, and safety issues affecting children and youth.
Any mother, father, teacher, principal, custodian, cafeteria worker, coach, counselor, grandparent, student, businessperson or citizen who believes that children are our future is a welcome part of our organization.
For more information about Florida PTA, our conferences and events, our community and how you can get involved, contact Retta Lamy, 754-322-7450.
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