Together we are a powerful voice for children. With your help, we can continue to work toward PTA’s goal of a quality education and a nurturing environment for every child.

Every person who joins a local PTA® in North Carolina automatically becomes a member of both the North Carolina PTA and National PTA. Individual members may belong to any number of PTAs and pay dues in each.

Membership is open to anyone who believes in the mission and values of the Parent Teacher Association.

PTA Dues Information

Total PTA member dues = Local dues + $2.25 for National PTA + $3.00 for NCPTA
Local PTAs establish their own dues.

Dues Remittance
Both national and state dues should be submitted monthly as received to the North Carolina PTA, and the state office submits the National PTA. The membership year runs from July 1 to June 30. Dues is processed on the 15th of each month beginning July 15 for the new PTA fiscal year.

Membership and remittance forms are available in Leadership Tools for Officers.

What Is a PTA Council?

A council is an organized group of three or more local PTA units affiliated with NCPTA for the purpose of promoting conferences, communications, leadership development, and coordination of the efforts of such local PTA units. The PTA council’s main purpose is to promote the welfare of children and youth.

Chapel Hill/Carrboro Council
Charlotte/Mecklenburg Council
Cumberland County Council
Durham Public Schools Council
Guilford County Council
Hickory Public Schools Council
Johnston County Council
New Hanover County Council
Rowan/Salisbury Council
Wake County Council
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Council

Contact us today to connect with a PTA Council in NC or organize a new one.

NCPTA Member Benefits and Opportunities

NCPTA teams up with businesses committed to supporting PTA’s mission of serving all children by offering our members special discounts and other unique opportunities.

Nationwide Insurance

We’re teaming up with Nationwide® to help you protect what matters most – your family’s future. Enroll in an auto, home or powersports policy, and you’ll receive guidance and support from a company that’s been strong and stable for more than 90 years. Call today and be sure to ask about your North Carolina PTA member discount!

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File (Local Unit not Individual Benefit) is a new free member benefit. This service allows any unit or council to efile their IRS 990 tax forms. Non-profits including PTAs must file a 990 tax form with the IRS each year by November 15. This free service will remind you to file and link you directly to’s secure IRS approved filing site.

Your PTA Merchandise Store

Check out the PTA Merchandise Store at!

The online store has many useful products for your PTA including apparel, office items, and awards.

Your National PTA Member Benefits

View National PTA Member Benefits.

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