PTSA has two primary fundraising activities: our Annual Fund and Fall Auction. You can also support Chief Sealth by collecting your receipts from Thriftway and/or buying PCC scrip.

Our Annual Fund

Our Auction

Last year, Chief Sealth PTSA provided funding to support the following activities and programs:

  • Calculators for Science Dept.
  • China Exchange Program
  • Clothing Bank
  • College Readiness Workshops
  • Healthy Snacks for Testing Days
  • iPad for Autism Classroom
  • Japanese Class Cooking Supplies
  • Leadership Development/Ropes Course for Students
  • Library – Books & Materials
  • Multi-Cultural Night
  • Performing Arts Program – Spring Musical
  • Project Care Camping Experience
  • Reading/Literacy Program
  • Senior Class Matching Grant
  • Special Ed Field Trips
  • Staff Appreciation
  • Student of Month Recognition
  • World Water Week
  • Writers in the Schools Program
  • Youth Ventures Program

Information on additional programs that help raise funds for Chief Sealth PTSA follows:


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PCC Scrip

Are you a PCC shopper?  You can now purchase scrip from Chief Sealth PTSA and help us raise money while you do your usual shopping!  Contact Cara Berman for more information or to purchase.

Take Charge of Education®

Do you have a Target Visa card?  Chief Sealth PTSA receives a percentage of the amount of each purchase in the form of a cash donation through the Take Charge of Education® program.

Just visit, or call 1-800-316-6142 to designate our school.  Our school ID is 106399.

West Seattle Thriftway 1% Program

Save your receipts, bring ’em to school and we’ll get 1% of total purchases!  We need a coordinator to help manage this program … all it requires is a calculator and an eye for detail  This could be a great opportunity for your student to earn service hours!  Contact for more info.  


Chief Sealth PTSA is a 501(c)3 organization.  Our tax id number is 90-0128109.