Springfield Area Retired Teachers Association (SARTA) is an organization for retired men and women from any area of education either certified or non-certified. The organization is part of the Missouri Retired Teachers Association and Public School Personnel. Thus both have the same mission and vision statements.
MRTA Mission Statement
The mission of Missouri Retired Teachers Association and Public School Personnel (MRTA)is to grow membership and work actively with government and its entities so that all public school personnel will be economically, socially, and professionally in retirement.
The vision of Missouri Retired Teachers Association and Public School Personnel (MRTA) is to promote and protect pensions, programs, and benefits of all public school personnel in retirement.
Our Motto is "To Serve, Not To Be Served."
SARTA meets on the 2nd Monday of the month. No meetings are held in July or August. The meetings start at 9:30 a.m. except in June and December when the meetings start at 11:30 a. m.
All meetings except December are held at South Street Christian Church at 500 South Avenue. The December meeting will be announced.