How You Can Help


Check out the ways that you can help Forest Grove Elementary School and your student(s)!

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The Forest Grove Elementary PTA Direct Donation Campaign is an annual appeal for contributions to support your student(s) and their learning environment. 100% of donations go directly toward funding key PTA projects. We DO NOT ask children or their parents to participate in door-to-door sales.

Direct Donations, funds school needs that cannot be addressed due to local and state budget constraints. Your participation directly impacts whether or not certain school improvements can happen. 


To make a direct donation, please click below and your proceeds will go directly to Forest Grove Elementary School PTA.



It's now easier to become a member of our Friends of Forest Grove PTA. Friends of Forest Grove has partnered with TOTEM to allow you to sign up remotely for membership within seconds! Click here to get your membership online

Why Join?

Our Friends of Forest Grove PTA exists to enhance the learning and the experience of our students every year. Your membership dues support our school activities and our staff.  PTA is made up of volunteer parents just like you, as well as teachers, who are all contributing time and energy to increase the success of our children.  Please consider joining our PTA and become a member! Here's how it works:

  • It's $25 and there are no obligations to attend meetings or volunteer. 

  • You become part of the PTA and may contribute as much or as little as you want. 

  • There are Forest Grove families who cannot purchase a membership, but you may choose to sponsor a family to further your help. If you are able to sponsor a family, you may add an additional quantity to your checkout and leave a comment noting your sponsorship.

If you would like to donate an additional amount, you may do so by adding that to the membership and make a single payment. The Forest Grove PTA is a non-profit organization and donations are tax deductible. Tax ID# 94-6171945

If you would like to become a member but need help with the membership dues, please contact us.

Being a member of the Forest Grove PTA also gives you the benefits of being a member of the California PTA and the National PTA. Please click here to be taken to our TOTEM site and sign up within seconds!

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Please note that due to the uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic regarding events, all volunteering will be on hold until further notice. Thank you for your patience and continued support.  


Did you know that there are places where you shop, that can benefit Forest Grove?  It's NO COST TO YOU!


You can help us earn money for school programs. Please see the 2020-2021 Free & Easy Money flyer, here.

Shop at Amazon like you normally would, but go to You will be asked to choose your nonprofit to have the donations go to.


Make sure to choose Friends of Forest Grove PTA in Pacific Grove, CA.


Then go to to get your Amazon stuff. Forest Grove will get a donation from Amazon when you shop. 

You’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to the Forest Grove PTA


Save all of your Box Tops for Education.  Please click here to see how to submit online. To see how Box Tops Education works, click here.


Every square saved is $.10 for the school. Please cut them out, glue or tape them to the contest sheets, drop them in the collection box in the office and be entered to win fantastic prizes. If you don’t want to enter the contest, just drop your Box Tops in the collection box & help us earn money for our school!