Start a PTC Chapter

Online Application for Chapter Director: Please read the following before filling out the form below. For a printable application form click here.

The PTC Grassroots Chapter Director must agree to the following:

  • Supports the mission and vision of the PTC and will promote the PTC's national projects on a local level.
  • As a PTC Grassroots Chapter Director, volunteer and is donate time and efforts to help the PTC make a positive and effective impact in his/her community.
  • Attempt to recruit other volunteers to participate in local chapter activities.
  • Obtain prior approval from the national office for all written statements, press releases or other printed materials that include the PTC name and/or logo.
  • Obtain prior approval from the national office before confirming any request for a PTC interview or speaking engagement.
  • Not obligate nor incur any expenses whatsoever without prior approval by the national office.
  • Communicate to the national office the following items on a monthly basis:
    • Chapter outreach, special events and activities
    • Membership changes
    • Financial activity
  • Read the job description and responsibilities for the Chapter Director and agrees to abide by them.
  • The chapter membership list is the property of the PTC and must be turned over to the national office upon request.

The national office of the PTC will provide, at its own expense, the following items and services for use by the Grassroots Chapter:

  • Letterhead (with the Chapter's local contact information)
  • Business cards (for the Chapter Director and generic cards listing chapter address, telephone number, fax and email address)
  • Email address
  • Operations Manual
  • All public relations and media relations services
  • All legal services
  • All accounting services

The Chapter Director is responsible for setting up the following at the national office's expense:

  • Telephone/fax line
  • Post office box

It is therefore necessary that the Chapter Director have at his/her disposal a computer and modem, and that he/she be knowledgeable in its operation.

The Chapter Director's performance will be evaluated on an annual basis and at that time re-appointed should both parties desire to continue in their relationship. A Chapter Directorship may be revoked at any time at the sole discretion of the PTC's national office. Type your question or comment here:

I agree with the above statements and commit to fulfill and abide by them.

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