Our mission is to positively impact the lives of all children and families.

Advocacy Goals

Advocate for legislation, policies, and measures that:

  • safeguard the health, safety, welfare, culture, and well-being of children and families, including mental health services and support for vulnerable youth;
  • promote evidence-based, informed family engagement;
  • expand civic engagement, learning, and participation;
  • enact common sense gun control.

Provide programs, expertise, and resources to support and expand PTA advocacy at the local level.

Organizational Goals

  • Cultivate an inclusive organization
  • Strategically plan for tomorrow’s PTA
  • Ensure the financial future of California State PTA
  • Expand membership and its value
  • Strengthen PTA’s impact
  • Train, develop, and support leaders at all levels