Member benefits

Parentkind is the largest network of PTA fundraisers in the UK. We bring specialist fundraising support and advice to parent volunteers so that every school can benefit from a successful PTA. Our 13,000 PTA members raise over £120+ million per year, placing us alongside some of the largest charities in the UK. As a national charity, Parentkind give parents a voice in education. We invest substantial resources in representing parent views on their child’s learning to local, regional and national governments and agencies because evidence tells parental participation in education benefits all children in all schools and society as a whole.

Save money

Parentkind can save your parent group hundreds of pounds a year with these benefits.

Trusts and grants: Free access to a database of funding opportunities via worth £378 and half price subscription to Grants4schools database.
Offers: Exclusive member-only offers from selected suppliers including easyfundraising, Booker, MLPC, Raffle Tickets4U, and Educare.
Online publications: Regular e-newsletters keeping you up to date, plus information on the latest offers we've got for you from our partners. 
Expert information: A wealth of information on the member-only area of the website.
Insurance: Worth your membership fees alone! Bespoke insurance specifically for PTAs provided by Zurich Insurance plc.

Save time

Being a Parentkind member can saves you time, leaving you to concentrate on what's important.

Member Support Line: PTA experts available five days a week 9am-5pm to answer queries.
Parentkind Model Constitution: A constitution developed so you don’t have to! Pre-approved and fast-tracked by the Charity Commission.
PTA Events platform: A website created for your PTA to promote events, sell tickets online, create class lists, communicate with parents, organise volunteers and much more.  
Information and advice: All the information you need to run your PTA including a regular newsletter with offers and discounts to help support your PTA.  
Funding opportunities: Information about available funding so that you don’t have to spend days online searching.
Approved Supplier Directory: Find the services you need with a trusted go-to resource of leading suppliers.

Peace of mind

We give you peace of mind to know that you are running your small charity properly.

Member Support Line: Support is only a phone call away.
Licences: The right licences in place for your events.
Comprehensive Insurance: Insurance provided by Zurich Insurance plc from the day you join.
Charity registration: A step-by-step guide on how and when to register.
Start-up information: Set up your PTA in the right way with our start-up guidance.
Advocating for parents: We represent your views to government and other education stakeholders.


What are you waiting for? Join today!

You can pay by bank transfer, credit or debit card, cheque or direct debit. Paying by direct debit will save you £5 on the annual membership fees. 

Number of Pupils

Method of Payment


Bank transfer/credit card/cheque

Direct Debit

Up to 100 pupils



101-400 pupils



Over 400 pupils







To join Parentkind please contact the Member Support Line on 0300 123 5460.

Membership is an annual subscription. The fee for the full 12 months is paid on joining. To find out more about Parentkind membership and the benefits of joining you can also contact us to request a Joining Pack.

*Please note overseas membership does not include insurance.

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