PEF engages and inspires our community in support of student success in our local public schools.

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Pledge Day – Sept 25


But first of all … to those of you who have already generously donated to PEF this school year, we want to say THANK YOU!

There are few things as important as our children’s education. Many of us choose to live on the Palos Verdes Peninsula because we want our children to attend great schools. But unfortunately, the cost of giving our children the best education exceeds the amount of money funded by the state. That is why our kids need you!¬†Read more

PEF Celebrates 40 Years!

For 40 years we have worked together to create bright futures for all students in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District. We are so fortunate to live in a community that values excellent education. A high-quality education requires more than what the state can provide, but because of our generous parents, community supporters and local businesses, our students receive the best! Read more…

The Kindergarten Adventure Begins

PEF’s Kindergarten Club recognizes families who donate to PEF as they enter PVPUSD with their kindergarten student. Kindergarten Club is now open to incoming kindergarten students for the 2019-2020 school year. For just over $2/day ($750), you can be part of the PEF family, help keep our schools strong and receive a free PEF yard sign!¬† Read more…

It Takes a #TEAM

We are grateful to our many volunteers who provide their expertise and elbow grease. Who are these special people? They're just like you! If you'd like to make a difference for our schools, volunteer your time at PEF! Call us at 310-378-2278.

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