New York State PTA Member Benefits
As a PTA Member, you receive free and useful information, numerous discounts and special rates. Please see below to learn how to take advantage of these offers!
- MemberHub – Free Family Engagement and Unit Management Platform
- File990.org software
- Help Our School (HOS Solutions)
- Swank Movie Licensing USA
- Mountain America Credit Union
- Read to Them
- Smile Therapy
NYS PTA launched a new, free family engagement tool for its units, MemberHub:
- provides online echeck payment of State PTA dues
- provides online store, integrates volunteer signups, lunch accounts and more
- allows for easy communications to ALL your parents and families
- has separate “hubs” for each grade level, so teachers can communicate with parents
We hope this FREE resource will help you engage with YOUR families in YOUR school.
NYS PTA has contracted with File 990 to provide a free, fast, easy, and safe way to e-file your 990-N form or 990 EZ form. NYS PTA is covering the cost of this new software for all NYS PTA units. With this new program, units can complete and submit their form directly to the IRS in minutes and receive IRS acceptance notification within 24 hours of filing and File 990 can also assist you in the reinstatement process, if needed for an additional fee. Please contact Dania Welch at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The HOS Solution is a simple yet revolutionary program that redefines how to perceive and participate in fundraisers. No more selling unwanted or overpriced products and service. This entire program is built around a mentality of Win-Win. If someone buys a product or service, or joins a program, both the supporter and the school benefit.
Swank Movie Licensing USA offers a Public Performance Site License, on behalf of 21 major motion picture studios, to K-12 schools so they can legally show entertainment films. As a NYS PTA Unit, you will receive discounted prices with Swank.
Mountain America Credit Union is a federally chartered credit union, regulated by the National Credit Union Administration, an agency of the federal government. A full-service financial institution, we educate members about money matters and provide resources such as in-branch financial advisors, online and print newsletters, educational brochures, seminars and community involvement, to help members and nonmembers alike make informed financial decisions.
GoGuardian helps protect children online. GoGuardian software helps your child’s educators maximize the benefits of using technology in the classroom while helping minimize the risks associated with the internet. GoGuardian TeacherTM, helps educators better understand and respond to the child’s needs in real time.
The Read To Them program unites families and community around reading the same book at the same time. Districts participating in One District One Book will receive copies for every child to keep. Parents receive a schedule and the whole community reads the same book.
Use Smile Therapy to help you THINK, ACT and FEEL BETTER. Smile Therapy is a service that will deliver a daily, positive, inspirational, and non-commercial message to your school community via email – where it will bring smiles and boost morale for every recipient… Be it a student, teacher, administrator, staff member, or parent.
As part of a new corporate sponsor partnership with the NYS PTA, all members have the opportunity to try a FREE trial of Smile Therapy for 30 days (abbreviated messages 3 times a week), and receive a year of service for only $1.50 (regular price is $60/per recipient per year) after the trial.
National PTA has opened a new “Marketplace” where you can find Member Offers, Fundraising information and more.