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One of the main roles of a PTA is to hold events to build the school community and fundraise so there are plenty of tips in this section on putting on great events. To give you lots of guidance we’ve pulled together years of knowledge. Read more on fetes and fairs, as well as film nights, discos, fireworks, fun runs, and more.

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Kickstart your PTA

Here are some quick and easy ideas to help you kickstart your PTA, raise some much needed funds and for those that might still want to wait to hold events, have a look at the tasks you can complete ready for the next school year.

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Non-event fundraising

Events are great fun, bring the community together, and raise important funds although they are not the only way your PTA can fundraise. Try some of these ideas here.

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Do we need a licence to hold an online event?

Depending on the event you may require a licence, please see our information sheet and check with your local authority for further guidance.

Does Parentkind offer any resources to help publicise events?

We have a variety of downloadable resources to help promote your association and events, available in pdf and word format, visit our PTA Resources area here.

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