Volunteer Opportunities

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Volunteers are integral to the success of all Cory academics and programming. Behind every school activity, every class celebration and every fundraiser there is a team of hard working parents, teachers, staff and students.  Cory is so very lucky to have this high level of community support!

Below are the current PTA volunteer opportunities. There is a need for all levels of time commitment and skills. Contact Haven Smith with questions or to sign up.  


PTA Leadership:

2017-2018 PTA Leadership Positions Available:

Vice President for Fundraising

Responsible for finding chairs/co-chairs for each fundraising event, i.e., Friends of Cory and the Cory Annual Auction

Responsible for interfacing with each chair to ensure that they have all that they need, timelines are met, budgets are understood, updates are shared, and events are promoted

Time Commitment-Most of the work for this position takes place at the beginning of the school year. 3-5 hours per week which lightens to about 1 hour per week in November.

 

Vice President for Community Events

Responsible for finding chairs/co-chairs for each community event, i.e., Fall Carnival, Spooky Story Night, Spring Dance, etc.

Responsible for interfacing with each chair to ensure that they have all that they need, timelines are met, budgets are understood, updates are shared, and events are promoted

Time Commitment-Most of the work for this position takes place at the beginning of the school year. 3-5 hours per week which lightens to about 1 hour per week in November.

 

Secretary:

Responsible for taking “meeting notes” at each PTA meeting and posting those notes on the Cory website and PTA bulletin board.

Responsible for bringing coffee to all PTA morning meetings

Responsible for ordering and picking up/delivery of pizza for all PTA evening meetings

Responsible for arranging child care with Discovery Link for all PTA evening meetings

Responsible for sending PTA meeting reminders and managing RSVP’s

Responsible for maintaining member and volunteer database

Time Commitment- 1-2 hours per week.  There is 1 PTA meeting and 1 First Friday Coffee per month.

 

2017-2018 Chair Positions for Fundraising Activities Available:

Friends of Cory Annual Giving Campaign - September 11-October 13:  One chair is still needed for writing/marketing

Cory Annual Auction –  April 2018:  Three co-chairs are needed for marketing, auction/sponsorship management and event logistics

Cory Dines Out - Once per month during school year.

Book Fair - November

Grocery Cards - Year Round


2017-2018 Chair Positions for Community Events Available:

Fall Carnival- Filled

National Walk/Bike to School Day- October ?

Spooky Story Night- October

Fall Grounds Clean-Up- November

Thanksgiving Lunch- November

Art Night/Creativity Night – May

Garden Committee – Year Round

Spring Dance - May

Yearbook –Year Round


School Support

Cory Tours – Year Round

School Directory – Fall

Art, Library, P.E. and Music Specials Classroom Assistance – Year Round

Volunteer/Staff/Teacher Appreciation- Year round and Teacher Appreciation Week