California State PTA is fortunate to have the support of so many dynamic, committed partners who are aligned with our mission to support children and families, and help us to perform important work on their behalf.
The California Emerging Technology Fund is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing low-cost internet and computer offers to those who need them. They work with a wide range of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and device providers to feature affordable solutions. California State PTA and CETF are working together to bridge the digital divide, and help lower-income families access the technology that can help their children succeed in school and in life. Click here to watch an eye-opening video about the disadvantages faced by students who don’t have internet access.
This CETF flier, which is available in English or Spanish, contains more information about how to qualify and who to contact.
Did you know that 35% of households in California with schoolchildren lack internet access? This will continue unless we come together and change it. The time is now! CETF has written a Digital Equity Bill of Rights with the goal of empowering everyone to have quality internet access. Won’t you join and sign today? Click here to sign the petition. Click here to read or download CETF’s Digital Equity Bill of Rights flyer.
Click here to see a recording of the recent webinar with CETF and California State PTA about how leaders can support those in their schools and communities who need access to low-cost and free internet and computers. To read the presentation from the webinar, click here.
Farm Fresh to You
Farm Fresh to You has been farming organically since 1976 and has built a sustainable network of California farms that deliver organic produce, meat, dairy, eggs, and so much more straight to your doorstep all year.
At Kaiser Permanente, we’re committed to health. That means not only delivering great health care but also creating communities where people can be healthy in the places they live, learn, work, and play. This is especially important in schools, where better health boosts educational success and better lifelong health.
SkyOne Federal Credit Union
SkyOne is a full-service, not-for profit financial institution with a network of over 66,000 ATMs and 4,000 shared branches. For over 70 years we have been helping people like you to achieve their financial goals, whether it be paying college tuition, buying a new car, or managing credit and debt.
AIM – Association Insurance Management
AIM‘s mission is to support non-profit educational organizations and associations in providing high-quality insurance protection at an affordable price. With 30 years of experience, we provide a well-tailored solution, 24-hour support, and educational resources to help our clients avoid risk upfront so they can focus on making a meaningful difference in their communities.
The mission of Educational Testing Services (ETS) is to advance quality and equity in education for all people worldwide through products and services that measure knowledge and skills, promote learning and performance, and support education and professional development. Click here to learn more about ETS.
Scholastic is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books, connecting educators and families through accessibility, engagement, and expertise. We are a leading provider of literacy curriculum, professional services, and classroom magazines, and a producer of educational and popular children’s media. Scholastic is currently in 115,000 schools, reaching 3.8 million educators, 54 million students, and 78 million parents/caregivers domestically.
Comcast creates incredible technology and entertainment that connects millions of people to the moments and experiences that matter most.
For more than 80 years, Lifetouch has been the professional photography company of choice for schools and families. Built on the tradition of “Picture Day”, Lifetouch captures smiling faces from preschool through high school graduation, as well as sports, special events, seniors, and yearbooks. Lifetouch is proud to be a part of the Shutterfly family of brands.
From humble beginnings as a small restaurant, McDonald’s is proud to have become one of the world’s leading food service brands with more than 36,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries. From the start, we’ve been committed to doing the right thing. And every day, all around the globe, we put people, processes and practices into place to make quality food, more responsible sourcing choices, a stronger community and a better planet. In accordance with our McDonald’s values, we’re here to make a difference.
Based in Southern California, Kustom Imprints is a great resource for custom screen printing, embroidery and promotional items for your school. In business for over 30 years, our customer service, products and pricing are highly regarded in our industry. Kustom Imprints is the parent company of ShopPTA.com and has been a proud partner of California State PTA for over 10 years.