To have your organization considered for CAPA sponsorship, please fill out the below form.
In 2011, CAPA sponsored multiple charitible organizations, thanks to a very
successful 2010 Statewide Conference! CAPA is sponsoring the foster children in Walker County, having made a donation
to the Walker County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association of 5 DSi's, with games and cases at Christmastime. The
association makes sure that children in foster care have the opportunity to participate in activities such as Easter and Christmas
parties, trips to the aquarium, trips to Lake Winnie, etc. to increase the quality of life for these children.
CAPA also sponsored the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation. We purchased a mile marker for their annual walk in October
to raise awareness and help raise funds for a cure. All organizations that CAPA supports have personal meaning to at
least one of our members. CAPA also sponsored the Boys & Girls Club this year. If you are a CAPA member and
want CAPA to help to support your organization, please submit the form below. The charity officer will review the request
and make a decision based on merit, the goals of our organization and available funds.
CAPA has been nominated in 2011 for the third year running
as WACOPEP Partner of the Year!
to support the children of Stone Creek Elementary in 2011. Our chapter members provided Christmas for 7 children at
the school and CAPA donated $500 for much needed school supplies and relief to the school in 2010. Please continue to
remember the children of Stone Creek. If you have any other charitable organization you would like to see CAPA donate
to, please fill out the below form and a vote will be held both in the officer's meeting on whether to bring it to vote to
CAPA was nominated in 2010 and 2011 as a WACOPEP (Walker
County Partners for Educational Progress) Civic Partner of the Year!
Stone Creek Elementary School
For our service to Stone Creek Elementary in Walker County,
GA, the Chattanooga Chapter of the American Payroll Association received the distinct honor of being nominated by WACOPEP
(Walker County Partners for Educational Progress) and named Civic Partner of the Year for Walker County and Chickamauga
City Schools in March 2009.
Our group is currently helping support the students at Stone Creek Elementary
in Walker County. Some of the items they are currently in need of are:
Clothes & coats (all sizes from 4-16 childs, boys and girls)
If you can bring any of these items to our next meeting, or provide money to buy these items, it would be a great
help to them.
Christmas Drive 2008
Many members of our group contributed to a Merry Christmas for families in
Money Matters National Education Day 2008
Money Matters National Education Day was September 4, 2008. Be a
National Education Champion!
You can make a difference in the lives of teens in your community. Volunteer to teach teens all about their
paychecks on Money Matters National Education Day.
Volunteer today at www.nationalpayrollweek.com !
**If you participated in this event and have pictures, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2007 Small Business Expo
|Suzan, Robert, Sheri and Susan
The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce sponsored an Expo for small business on March 7th. We participated
with a booth to raise awareness about Payroll in the community.
- Community Food Drive - meeting discount in exchange for three non-perishable food items. Meeting attendees that bring in
three canned goods / non perishable food items will only be charged half price for the lunch meeting. Picture at left is from
our December 2005 meeting. Thanks to all who donated!!
September 2005 - CAPA donates to the American Red Cross. The Chattanooga Chapter of APA
donated $1000 to the American Red Cross - Hurricane Katrina Disaster Relief Fund.
November 2004 was Coats for Charity month. Our members and guests cleaned out their
closets and donated unused and unwanted coats to help support the local Salvation Army. Just in time for the cold winter season.
Thank you to all that participated!!
Our local Community Kitchen was devastated by the recent rains and subsequent floods.
They lost everything in storage. The Chattanooga Chapter of APA members and guests brought canned goods and other non-perishable
food items to the October meeting as donations for the local food bank.
CAPA supports our schools........ Members sold tickets to Proffitt's
"School Benefit Sale" that was held on Saturday September 18, 2004. With the $5 ticket purchase,
they received access to the exclusive morning sale (7am - 11am) featuring items that rarely or never go on sale. The ticket
also included a coupon worth $5 off any purchase of $25 or more. ALL proceeds from the ticket sales went to schools in our
September 2004 Members donate
school supplies or money for school supplies at each of our monthly meetings. Once per year, the accumulated supplies are
donated to the Teachers Supply Depot to be distributed as needed. Teachers and classrooms can always use more supplies!
helping WTCI Channel 45 public television........ Saturday, August 7, 2004 CAPA members volunteered during
the station's Kid's Klub pledge campaign.
Half & Half Charity Raffle......... Charity raffle tickets
are sold for $1 at each monthly meeting. For each dollar donated, the purchaser's name is entered into a drawing to be
held at our annual NPW Celebration. Half of the money goes to the winner and the other half goes to a charity.