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The LT Give Platform for State PTAs is a robust fundraising solution for State PTA Organizations and their constituent PTAs.

Your PTA unit will be able to create online fundraising campaigns, promote them, track and access campaign donation funds. Your State PTA organization will be able to oversee and track campaign donation funds as well.

Go here to the NYS PTA – Livingtree Give Page!

All units have received their login credentials to your Livingtree Give fundraising site via email. If you need them again, please contact Kyle at execdirector@nyspta.org.




Here is the recording of our recent webinar on Livingtree Give!


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who can I contact if I need help using my LT Give account?

A: Contact Livingtree’s Customer Support Team for help regarding any aspect of using your LT Give account.  Click here for contact methods and hours of operation.

Q: What are my LT Give account login credentials and how will I receive them?

A: Your State PTA organization will provide your account’s login credentials.  If you are having trouble accessing your account using the above suggestions, please contact your State PTA Organization for help.

Q: Where can I login to my account?

A: You can login to your LT Give account here: https://engage.livingtree.com/login 

Q: How can I change my account password?

A: If you have forgotten your LT Give account password, click here to learn how to change your password from within your LT Give account settings.  Alternatively, click here to learn how you can reset your password from the LT login screen.

Q: What is the LT Give Platform for State PTAs?  What can I do with my LT Give account?

A: The LT Give Platform for State PTAs is a robust fundraising solution for State PTA Organizations and their constituent PTAs. You (PTAs) will be able to create online fundraising campaigns, promote them, track and access campaign donation funds. Your State PTA organization will be able to oversee and track campaign donation funds as well. 

Q: Is a PayPal account required to be able to collect donations on Livingtree Give?

A: Yes, a PayPal account is required for you to be able to collect funds from Livingtree Give campaigns. 

Q: What reports do I have to be able to see my campaign’s donation transaction activity?

A: You can access transaction reports from both your PayPal and Livingtree Give accounts to see donation activity that is occurring.  Click here to learn more about PayPal activity reports.  Click here for information on Livingtree Give reports.

Q:  How are donation funds routed from my LT Give campaign to my PayPal account?

A:  After signing up for your PayPal account, you will need to “link” it to your LT Give account in order to begin receiving donations from your campaigns.

Q: Where can review more information about my Livingtree Give account settings?
A: Click here to review our support articles collection with information about your Livingtree Give account settings.

Q: What are the per-transaction fees for donations?

A: The total per-transaction fee is 9% + .30c per transaction (which is deducted from the total transaction).  The breakdown is 2.9% + .30c for PayPal’s standard processing fee and 6.1% for LT Give’s fee.


Check out this “How to Create a Campaign – Video Walkthrough


Recent Email Message to unit leaders

PTA Leaders,

In our quest to find ways to support your unit with non-dues revenue and virtual fundraisers, we are very excited to remind you of our partnership with the Livingtree Give Platform, and provide you with another virtual fundraising solution.

Check out this NEW VIDEO: https://youtu.be/VXPWB-2fWHU

You can also read more about Livingtree here: https://try.livingtree.com/ltg-getting-started-state-ptas/ and can log in to your unit’s unique Livingtree Give account here:https://engage.livingtree.com/login.

If you still need your unit’s login credentials, please contact Kyle Belokopitsky at execdirector@nyspta.org, all units were sent their credentials in a previous email.

Important: As a first step after logging in, please click the “Academy” tab on the left-hand side within your account.  Then, go to the “State PTA” collection for a full set of Frequently Asked Questions, guides, etc.

If you have any issues or have questions about how to use your Livingtree Give account, please contact the Livingtree Support team at support@livingtree.com.

As FYI on fees, units retain approximately 90% of funds raised, see “Funds Collection” in the FAQ.

We will continue to try to find unique solutions for you, especially this year!