Following are the volunteer opportunities available through the Granger PTA. 

Your support is vital to the success of these programs!  

  • Membership: Coordinate/staff membership table as needed throughout school year, prepare and distribute membership cards, provide membership list to Secretary, work with Treasurer on membership fee payments to Illinois PTA.

  • Technology: Assist with Granger PTA website, online membership website and collaborate on various event websites.

  • IPSN PTA Liaison: Attend bi-monthly Indian Prairie Special Needs PTA meetings and report at PTSA meetings.

  • IPPA PTA Liaison: Attend monthly Indian Prairie Project Arrow PTA meetings and report at PTSA meetings.

MEMBERSHIP & COMMUNICATIONS

  • Back to School Staff Luncheon: Plan & coordinate lunch for Granger staff  during the week before school starts.

  • Fall/Spring Teachers Luncheon: Plan a luncheon or dinner for Granger staff during Parent-Teacher Conferences.

  • Frosty’s Friends: Coordinate collection and distribution of donations for charity during the holiday season,

  • Administrative Professionals Day: Coordinate and plan activities & a gift for the administrative staff at Granger.

  • Staff Appreciation Week: Plan and coordinate activities for staff during Appreciation Week in April or May.

  • Getaway Chaperones: Chaperone Granger students at Granger Getaway Dances (2 opportunities per year).

EVENTS

  • Reflections: Coordinate Granger student participation in the National PTA Fine Arts program held in the fall.

  • Granger Greeters: Yearlong commitment working 2 ½ hour shifts at the Greeter Desk (1-4 times a month).

  • Bakers: Coordinate and assist with requesting donated, prepared or store-bought food for various school events.

  • As Needed: Called upon as needed for special events such as Picture Day, Vision Screening, Concessions, etc.

EDUCATIONAL & SERVICE

  • Apparel: Sell Granger apparel at various functions throughout the year.

  • Concessions: Parents of all Granger team athletes are expected to sell concessions at home sporting events. Also need additional volunteers on other dates throughout year to help.

  • School Supply Kits: Coordinate selling school supply kits during School Registration Days (in May) including getting quotes from and working with vendor(s), providing information to parents and answering questions.

WAYS & MEANS

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