Everyday Fundraising

Ways to Raise Funds for Northeast School PTO

The Northeast PTO manages a budget of approximately $79,000 to help support and maintain the wonderful programs we have at Northeast School. We need to achieve a target of $114 per student in order to have all these events. Every parent can be involved in some way through the following activities:

Make a tax-deductible donation at any time.

Want to support the Northeast PTO with a donation that goes fully to Northeast’s programs? Donate at any time! If your company matches gifts, this doubles the donation. Donations by check may be made out to “Northeast School PTO” or “NEPTO.”

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Amazon Smile

Visit smile.amazon.com and select “PTO Northeast School” as your favorite charity. Then, do all your Amazon shopping via smile.amazon.com, and 0.5% of your payment will be donated to Northeast School’s PTO.

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Northeast School Spring Auction

Our biggest fundraiser is our bi-annual auction, which will take place on March 31, 2017.

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Box Tops for Education

Collect box tops and submit via the PTO mailbox throughout the school year. Collection forms may be downloaded and printed from our Forms page.

School-Sponsored Events

Our fall and spring book fairs, the spring plant sale, and other events throughout the year raise significant funds for our school.

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Shop in Stamford

Connect your Stop and Shop card  rewards to Northeast School PTO. Our school ID is 08478. This is a super-easy way to earn money for our school at no cost to you!

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Download the app, select Northeast PTO to receive benefits, then scan your receipts to Shoparoo to earn money for our school at no cost to you!

Why Raise Funds?
PTO funds go toward, for example:

Classroom Basics: Classroom News Magazine Subscriptions, Cultural Events, Teacher Spending Accounts, Media Center, Teacher Appreciation, Yearbook (approx. 38% of budget)

Science & Technology: Field Trips/Buses, Nature’s Classroom, PTO Website (approx. 16% of budget)

Art & Social Studies: Talent Show, Learning to Look, Fifth Grade Musical, Art Show, Museum Visits/Buses (approx. 29% of budget)

Building Community: PTO Meetings/Parent Education, Movie Night, Field Day, Dances, Community Service, Moving Up Day, Miscellaneous Fees (approx. 17% of budget)

If you have any questions about fundraising, please contact the Northeast PTO’s co-VPs of fundraising, Tamika Hurse and Marcella Monroy.

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