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PTA Council of Howard County, MD (PTACHC) serves the 74 PTAs and its 25,000+ members in Howard County, MD who through advocacy support the mission of PTA
Next Meeting – October 5 at 7:30 pm at Homewood Center
COAT DRIVE – HCPSS Pupil Personnel Workers (PPWs) in cooperation with PTA Council of Howard County and many other community organizations sponsor an annual coat drive to provide students in our own school community (and their families) who are in need of winter coats, gloves, hats…
If your PTA is willing to participate in this outreach project, plan your collection drive anytime between now and the 21st of of October.
Drop off date is October 21 from 2 pm – 7 pm at the ARL. You must make sure the coats are clean and ready to wear and please sort by size. Instructions were emailed to presidents and delegates.

Two ways a PTA can help our Howard County students who need of school supplies
1. Donate directly to Prepare for Success (a 501c3 org)
By mail: Send check payable to “Community Action Council/PFS” at:
Community Action Council / PFS
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia, Maryland 21046
or through PayPal (click here for direct link )
2. Collect school supplies and drop off at the council office.

PTA Officers - join the discussion at the closed Facebook page for local PTA officers only.

MISSION OF THE PTA · A powerful voice for all children, · A relevant resource for families and communities, and · A strong advocate for the education and well-being of every child.