Category Archives: Committees

Upcoming Elections

It is hard to believe that there is less than a month to go in the current school year. With the year coming to a close it is time to elect a new PTA Executive Board. The nominating committee has announced the following slate of volunteers to fill the key positions.

President- Chris Vee
First Vice President- Melissa Bonier
Second Vice President- Jessica Fitter
Treasurer- Kara Williams
Recording Secretary- Hina Naseem
Corresponding Secretary- Neerja Kathuria
PTAC Delegate- Mary Beth Eikenberg
PTAC Delegate- Arifa Ahmed

In addition the PTA must approve the proposed 2017-2018 operating budget. You can find the budget attached below.

The elections and budget approval votes will be held just prior to the Band and Strings Concert on Monday June 5th at 6:45 pm.

WFES PTA proposed 2017 2018 budget

Spring 2017 Box Tops Drive

Dear Parents,

Thanks to your support, so far our school has earned $578.80 from box top submissions this year! Please help us in our final round of collection for this school year, and it is super easy!

  1. BUY quality products from more than 250 Box Tops for Education brands.
  2. CLIP and collect the Box Tops coupons. Tape or Glue them on to the collection sheet. Do not staple them
  3. SEND the completed sheets to your child’s teacher by May 25th
  4. EARN 10 cents for our school for each box top submitted.

For each completed sheet of 25 Box Tops, she/he will be entered in a Raffle to WIN cool prizes.

Box Top Collection Sheet

Fundraising Opportunities

Dear Parents & Guardians,

Raising $$ For Our School Has Never Been Easier This HOLIDAY SEASON:
a. Collect Box Tops
b. Use Amazon Smile when you shop at Amazon
c. BOTH above 

BOX TOPS 1-2-3-4:

It is really simple to collect Box Tops for our school…and each one is worth 10¢!

1.BUY quality products from brands like these and look for Box Top coupons

General Mills® Ziploc® Betty Crocker®
Annie’s® Pillsbury®  Kleenex®
Hefty® Scott®  Reynolds®
Green Giant™ Lysol®  Land O’Lakes®
Yoplait® Mott’s®   Nature Valley™

Visit for a complete list of participating brands and to learn more about how you can help our school.

  1. CLIP and collect the Box Tops coupons and tape or glue them on the attached collection sheet.
  2. SUBMIT completed sheets to your child’s teacher.
  3. WIN cool prizes: for each completed sheet of 25 Box Tops submitted, your child will be entered in a raffle!


  1. GO to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device.
  2. SELECT “PTA Maryland Congress of Parents & Teachers Inc, W Friendship, MD” as your favorite charity on your first visit to AmazonSmile (, before you begin shopping.

(Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible subsequent purchase you make at will result in a donation.)

  1. BOOKMARK to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile. Remember, only purchases at, (not or the mobile app) support the charity.
  2. SHOP as usual on Amazon! Then, look for the AmazonSmile badge in Your Orders to see which of your orders have supported our WFES PTA!

Happy Holidays and thank you very much for your support!

West Friendship Elementary School PTA

Box Tops- Amazon Smile – December