Swaffield's Parent Teachers Association supports the school in a variety of ways including running events that, as well as being lots of fun, raise funds.
All Swaffield parents and carers are automatically a member of the PTA so please get involved and help us raise money for your child's school.
If you're a business that would like to support us, please contact Swaffield PTA:
Swaffield Winter Fair
- Friday 3rd December
A huge thank you to our Winter Fair Sponsors
- click on their logos to find out more about them.
Christmas Raffle Prize List
- £150 cash
- Catto & Co Interior Design consultation worth £1500
- 1 Oculus Quest 2 VR Headset worth £299
- Coach handbag worth £395
- Sporkids Connection birthday party voucher worth £180
- Nuffield King George’s Park family membership worth £200
- Edward James Senior Stylist Haircut voucher worth £160
- Sambrooks Brewery Tour & tasting for 10 people
- Lunch for 2 at Gordon’s Wine Bar (with wine!)
- Look Fantastic Advent Calendar £400 worth of beauty products inside
- - Venture Studios – family photo experience worth £245
- Emma Hook Photography Family session at your home with 1 large print worth – package £250
- PSSA (Pop School Stage Academy) 6 weeks of complimentary classes
- Dropless premium car valet voucher with £100
- Role Models 5 day course worth £395
- Boss Acting School holiday camp worth £135
- Box of Sambrook craft beers
- Tony Hawk Skateboard
- Paradise Cooperative Greenwood course for 2 adults
- Open Air Fit – 1 week of kids camp for 2 children
- SJ Lash & Beauty studio – a complimentary lash treatment worth over £50
- Nuffield Southside – 1 month free membership
- Enhance Fitness – 21 day complimentary trial worth £99
In addition, there will also be over 120 fabulous prizes on our Snowflake Tree!
More huge thanks to the many local businesses who have been so generous in donating prizes for this year's fair - we are very grateful for their support of our school community:
PTA Co-chairs: Sue Davis, Hannah Tutton, Natalie Watts
Treasurer: Dheepa Balasundaram (outgoing) Barbara Riley (new treasurer).
Each year group has Class Reps to ensure parents and carers are kept up-to-date.
We always need volunteers!
Please lend a hand to help raise money for Swaffield.
You can get involved in a big or a small way, please talk to one of the committee/your class rep or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Did you know that the PTA is a registered charity (number 278265), and that you can donate direct?
If you are a UK taxpayer, please do say “yes” to Gift Aid and complete the declaration – it means we get an extra 25% on top of your donation. It also means that if you are a higher rate tax payer, you can claim tax relief on your donations to us.
Events & Activities
Please also check out our ongoing fundraising ideas below to see lots of every day ways that you can help the PTA raise money for our school.
Keep Up-To-Date & Get Involved
Just drop the PTA an email to email@example.com and we'll get in touch or speak to your class rep or the PTA ambassador for your child's year group (see below).
Keep up-to-date with what's happening by liking us on Facebook:
Ways To Support PTA Fundraising
AmazonSmile customers can now support Swaffield School Pta in the Amazon shopping app on iPhones and Android phones! Simply follow these instructions to turn on AmazonSmile and start generating donations.
- Open the Amazon Shopping app on your device
- Go into the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into 'Settings'
- Tap 'AmazonSmile' and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process
If you use this link, you will automatically choose Swaffield PTA as your charity of choice and simply by choosing us, we benefit from your shopping. Click on the logo to the right.
Online Shopping through Give As You Live
An easy way to help raise funds for the PTA.
Next time you're thinking about shopping online through many of your favourite online shopping sites. Please sign up to Give As You Live, which is a large charity giving site, through which you can shop with your favourite online retailers and raise money for Swaffield PTA as you do.
All you need to do is sign up for free (www.giveasyoulive.com) and nominate Swaffield PTA as your chosen charity.
Then, simply click on the logo of the online retailer you're going to shop with, and the PTA will earn between 2% and 6% for each transaction.
If you go via Give as you Live to do your weekly grocery shopping online you could help raise ££s!
Give as You Live is a great way to raise money for the PTA
- there's absolutely no cost to you.
We're collecting receipts from Neal's Nurseries which they will convert into vouchers for the PTA. If you're doing any gardening and buy things at Neal's, please bring your receipts into the School Office. Thank you!
Ziffit CD and book recycling scheme
Ziffit- clear out your books, games, CDs and DVDs
This is a way to have a clear out and also raise money!
You just download the app, select your charity, scan your unwanted books,
CDs, DVDs and games to see how much they are worth.
Then you parcel them up and take to your nearest Collect+ site and send it for free.
Please note, not all items can be sold via Ziffit.
20% of the order price donated to Swaffield PTA via My Nametags.
Please check out the "My Nametags" website next time you need to order new name tags for your children. Our school ID is 194 and if you use it when you get to the payment and delivery screen, your order will be linked back to us: www.MyNametags.com.
Like Minders Childcare Agency
‘Like Minders’ provide babysitters, nannies and emergency childcare and all candidates are interviewed and have enhanced DBS.
How to Register
If you write ‘Swaffield PTA’ on the ‘how did you hear about us’ section when you register and become a member, we will be given a donation for each sign up.