As children return to school, parents and community members get back to fundraising. Some schools need money for clubs and sports, others for even more basic needs: books and teachers. What are schools doing to collect cash?
Barbara Neff, parent of two children and freelance writer
Tom Hutton, staff attorney for the National School Boards Association
John Deasy, CEO of Prince George's County Public Schools; formerly superintendent of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District