How You Can Help

The Brown PTO is a non-profit organization run by volunteers – we rely entirely on your generosity, enthusiasm, inspiration and energy. There are so many ways you can help and we’ve put them all here so you can decide for yourselves!

We genuinely appreciate all of your support in any form!


Donate to the Brown PTO Annual Fund


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Why Is It Important?

Here’s a brief overview of some of the ways PTO funds and volunteers help enhance the middle school experience for our students, and support our families, faculty and staff:

Educational Enrichment

  • Creative Arts and Sciences programs
  • Geography Bee sponsorship
  • Field trip subsidies

School Support

  • Technology purchases
  • Library materials and volunteers
  • Classroom supplies
  • School pictures
  • Support for Brown’s Music, Theatre and Art programs
  • “Best of Brown” improvement projects and renovating community spaces
  • Scholarships and subsidies
  • 8th grade graduation events

Community Support

  • Communications: School Directory, Brown Bear Report newsletter, email notices and announcements, PTO website
  • Faculty and staff appreciation events
  • School supply purchase program
  • Community events, parent coffees, grade and all-school socials
  • Faculty Foul-Ups
  • “Best of Brown” improvement projects and renovating community spaces
  • Scholarships and subsidies
  • 8th grade graduation events

Annual Fund Donation

The Brown PTO is a 501(c3) non-profit organization run by parent, guardian, and teacher volunteers. We rely entirely on your generosity and energy to help fund the many programs and initiatives that benefit our students, families and school. If you are able, please consider making a contribution of any amount.