The Great Peninsula  Palos Verdes Book: Pre-order Today

The Great Peninsula Palos Verdes Book: Pre-order Today

GORGEOUS FIRST EDITION OF THE GREAT PENINSULA BOOK NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER!

This beautiful 180-page hard cover book is a stunning color photogenic journey across the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Lifelong local and professional photographer Erik Jay captures the best of Palos Verdes through single shot photography. In honor of the Peninsula Education Foundation’s 40+ years of service to PVPUSD, Erik Jay and PV Publications have awarded exclusivity and formed a partnership with PEF to make this book and the photos in it available only through PEF.  Cost is $109.50 (including tax) and can be pre-ordered HERE.

To view a sneak peak of the book, click HERE!

Senior Scholarship Winners

Senior Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2021 PEF Senior Scholarship recipients! Emma Saul (PV High School) and Kosei Chetanna (Peninsula High) were each awarded $1,500 to use for their post-secondary level education. These outstanding students were selected from a field of impressive applicants. Emma will be attending John Cabot University in Rome, Italy in the fall to pursue studies in international relations and communications. Kosei will be pursuing a mechanical engineering degree at Cal State Long Beach.

Let’s rally for restaurants!

Let’s rally for restaurants!

Too busy to cook? Need a break from the kitchen? Order some take out and support our local restaurants!

Thank you to the following restaurants who also support PEF and all students in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District. Your favorite restaurant is struggling because of the COVID-19 health crisis. Now is the time to show them our support by ordering take out or buying a gift card!

RESTAURANTS
Ace Sushi
Baran’s 2239
Bazille/Nordstrom Del Amo
Bettolino Kitchen
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse
Brouwerij West
Cafe Pacific
Casa Playa
Chef Dora
Compagnon Wine Bistro
Creme de la Crepe Rolling Hills
Depot Restaurant
El Pollo Inka/Inka Wasi
Gabi James Restaurant
Gaetano’s Restaurant
Giulano’s in Gardena
Good Stuff PV
Hey 19 Public House
The Hook and Plow RB
Locale90
Luna Grill
Malaga Cove Ranch Market
Ortega 120
Pacific Standard Prime
Primo Italia
Misto Caffe and Bakery
The Red Onion
Riviera Mexican Grill
Rock & Brews
The Rockefeller RB
Shore Grille
The Strand House
Truxton’s American Bistro

Thank you Corporate Sponsors and Business Partners!

Thank you Corporate Sponsors and Business Partners!

We are thankful for the many local businesses and corporate sponsors that support our students and schools throughout the year.

CORPORATE SPONSORS

AMUSE Music, Inc.
The Beim Foundation
Boeing Community Fund of California
Cal Water
Clear Recovery Center

Confidence Foundation
Continental Development Corporation
Gumtree LA
Kenneth T. and Eileen L. Norris Foundation
M & P International
Mericos Foundation
OsteoStrong PV
PhotoSpring, Inc.

The PV Party Elf
Providence Little Company of Mary
Robinson Helicopter Company
South Bay Classic
SpaceX
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Water Replenishment District of Southern California

MAIN EVENT SPONSORS

American Honda
Cox
First Republic

Kinecta
Lexus
Malaga Bank
MemorialCare Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital

Peninsula Shopping Center/Vestar
Providence Little Company of Mary

Portuguese Bend Beach Club
Smart & Final Charitable Foundation

Terranea Resort
Tito’s

Toyota
UCLA Health

VectorUSA
Wells Fargo Private Wealth Management

RESTAURANTS
Ace Sushi
Baran’s 2239
Bazille/Nordstrom Del Amo
Bettolino Kitchen
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse
Brio Coastal Bar and Kitchen
Brouwerij West

Cafe Pacific
Casa Playa
Chef Dora
Compagnon Wine Bistro
Creme de la Crepe Rolling HIlls

Depot Restaurant
El Pollo Inka/Inka Wasi
Gabi James Restaurant
Gaetano’s Restaurant
Giulano’s in Gardena
Good Stuff PV
Hey 19 Public House
The Hook and Plow RB
Locale90
Luna Grill

Malaga Cove Ranch Market
Ortega 120
Pacific Standard Prime
Primo Italia
Misto Caffe and Bakery
The Red Onion
Riviera Mexican Grill
Rock & Brews
The Rockefeller RB
Shore Grille

The Strand House
Truxton’s American Bistro

BEER AND WINE
Burnin Daylight Brewing Company
Catalina View Wines
Happy Hour Wine Co
King Harbor Brewing Company
Montemar Wines
ONEHOPE Wine
Boisset Collection/Keri & Ken Roberts
Phifer Pavitt Wine
The Wine Shoppe

PHOTOGRAPHY
CMS Design Portraiture
Gregerson Surfing Photography
Halper Fine Art
J. Elizabeth Portraiture
Joey Ikemoto Photography
Vetterlein Photography

ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
AMUSE Music
Art to Grow on Children’s Art Center
BeachSports
BriteMinds
Cager Athletic Foundation
Code Ninjas
Collegewise
Compass Education Group
D.B. Academics
Donald Robertson Virtual Art Play Date
Elite Dance Studio
Galileo Learning
Ice Skating Lessons with Barbara Pomykalski
LA Galaxy Soccer Center
Mystic Canyon Stable
Palos Verdes Art Center
Palos Verdes Performing Arts/Norris Theatre

Palos Verdes Pop Warner Football and Cheer
Peninsula Bay Cities Camps
Peninsula School of Performing Arts
Peninsula Sports Camps
Perfect Day Surf Camp
PV Hoops
PV Mavericks Football & Cheer
PV Surf Camp
Rolling Hills Little League
Rolling HIlls United Methodist Church-Kid Zone Summer Camp
Rolling Robots
Silver Spur Little League
Stephen Endelman Film Scoring Master Class

Tennis by John Carrizosa
US Rolling Hills Taekwondo

HEALTH AND FITNESS
Allomi Sanctuary for Holistic Health and Healing
Atomic Boxing
Bar Method Palos Verdes
Bay Club Rolling Hills

Coreology Fitness Studio
CrossFit 1440
Doctor Fitness
Gil’s Kickboxing Gym
Harmony Yoga
Herb + Dew Apothecary
Jack Kramer Tennis Club
Massage Envy Rolling HIlls
Palos Verdes Beach & Athletic Club
Palos Verdes Golf Club
Pump It Up
Revive Wellness Center
T
rump National Golf Course
Truth Fitness
Your Holistic Way

MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICES
Beachkids Pediatrics
Celibre Medical
Clear Skies Psychology
Delio Orthodontics
Larchmont Optometrics
The Laser Image Company
John H. Trotter, D.D.S. M.S., Orthodontics
Signature Medical Spa by Su Sachar, MD
Stroh Orthodontics

FOR OUR FURRY FRIENDS
Canine Retreat
CJ’s Pet Staycation
Point Vicente Animal Hospital
South Bay Dog Grooming

Walk & Wag South Bay
Way of the Dog

FLORALS/FLORISTS
Akiko’s Floral Design
Magical Blooms
Rolling Hills Flower Mart
Succulent Pumpkin Workshop by Jill Dixon

LOCAL RETAILERS/BUSINESSES
Amorini Salon
Lisa Boyd/Baker Boyd’s Batch
Bennett Landscape/Bennett Enterprises

The Catalina Cooking Store

Catalina Express
Catalina View Gardens
Classic Cleaners & Laundry Redondo Beach

Energy Muse
Fowler and Moore Interiors
Godiva Chocolatier Del Amo Mall
GoodLove
GTD Image Consulting
My Saint My Hero
Oil & Vinegar
Organize It 2Day
Palos Verdes Farmers Market

Palos Verdes Peninsula Association of Realtors
Porsche South Bay
Pull & Thread
Summit Organizing
Jessica Tabon Hair at Michael J Salon

 

 

PEF Honored as Nonprofit of the Year

PEF Honored as Nonprofit of the Year

We are very grateful to be recognized as the 2019 Nonprofit of the Year by the Palos Verdes Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. We will be recognized at the 2019 Citizen of the Year Awards held on Friday, November 1 at Terranea Resort. For more information or to purchase tickets, please go to www.palosverdeschamber.com or call 310-377-8111.

 

Pledge Day-Sept 30

Pledge Day-Sept 30

If you haven’t had a chance to donate to PEF, it’s not too late! PEF Pledge Day is Wednesday, September 30. You can donate now or make a pledge and pay later. Families who donate $1500 or more by the 30th will be entered to win a Gabi James restaurant cocktail party for up to 6 people at a private residence on the cliffs in Lunada Bay. (With a $1,500+ donation, you will also be entered into other opportunity drawings through the school year.)

Does your employer match your donations? This is a great way to double your impact! Check HERE to see if your company participates in a matching gift program.