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BTHS AUCTION

See the new items added to the Auction!

Bid on things like restaurant and spa gift certificates, designer handbags, sports and Broadway tickets, Citibike memberships, exclusive ice skating passes, yoga and spin classes, flower arrangements, tutoring and more at http://BiddingforGood.com/BTHSauction

Donated an item but don't see it posted yet? Some of the best is yet to come. Check back often for new items!


PTA ELECTIONS:
Nominations being accepted for the July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016 term

All parents of current Tech freshman, sophomores or juniors are welcome to run for any of the open positions (see below). Please feel free to nominate yourself or someone else, before nomination close at the May 7th PTA meeting.

Interested in being on the nominating committee or in running for office?
Please contact the Nominating Committee before Thursday, May 7th via email.  Nominees please include your first and last name, position you seek to fill, and your child's name and grade.

Available Positions

  • President or Co-Presidents
  • Recording Secretary
  • Assistant Recording Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Assistant Treasurer
  • Senior Vice President
  • Junior Vice President
  • Sophomore Vice President (up to 2)
  • Corresponding Secretary
  • School Leadership Team Member (SLT): Two-year term from July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2017

For information regarding Officer duties see  Bylaws Article IV - Officers, Section 3 - Duties of Officers. Information for the SLT duties on the BTHS website.

Election Process
Monday, June 1

6:30-8:30 pm
BTHS Auditorium

The election process requires that you be in attendance at the June 1st PTA meeting in order to be elected.  All candidates will be provided two minutes to present a brief statement.


Donate to the Annual Fund

We're closing in on our goal. Thanks to all who have donated.

If you haven't yet, the start of Spring Semester is a perfect time to set up a monthly recurring donation: $100 per month February to June = $500.

We recommend donations of $500 per year per student, though any amount is greatly appreciated and put to excellent use. If your family is able to give more, your extra help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you! The more money we raise, the more we can help our students! 

Download a copy of the donation form (also in chinese), or donate onlineThe PTA is a 501(c)(3) corporation, eligible for most employers' matching gift funds. Please ask your employer if your gift qualifies. 


Volunteers Needed

Audit Committee: To review the Tech PTA financial reports and statements for the 2014-2015 school year.  The Audit Committee is composed of 3 to 5 people.  If you have auditing experience and/or experience as a CPA and are willing to assist with this important task, please contact ptapresident@bths.edu.

Budget Committee: to help set the 2015-2016 PTA budget. The budget committee is composed of 5 to 8 people and will meetin April. Please contact: ptapresident@bths.edu.

Green Committee: parents are putting together a committee to work with Tech students and staff on recycling at school If you're interested in getting involved please email: ptapresident@bths.edu.


Check Us Out Online

FacebookRemember to like our Facebook page to stay informed and up to date. 

 

Instagram: for images from sporting events, archives and around school

 

Twitter: Follow us twitter.com/brooklyntechpta
 


Shop & Support

There are many ways you can shop and donate to TECH at no cost to you. 

SHARE our Amazon Fundraising Link with Friends & Family 

We've already raised 3 times as much through shopping at amazon than we did for all of last year! 

Please bookmark, share, and shop at http://bit.ly/bthsamzn then the PTA will receives a donation at no additional cost to you.

 

To earn extra for the PTA with just one added click: Go to GoodShop.com, designate Brooklyn Technical High School PTA, click on one of the 2800 participating stores including Lands' End  (under featured stores on the GoodShop.com homepage).
 

Enroll your Target REDCard in Target's Take Charge of Education program and designate "Brooklyn Technical High School" to receive 1% of your REDCard purchases.  If you don't already have a Red Card, you can enroll and get 5% off all purchases at Target.