Congratulations to our 2022 PEF Senior Scholarship recipients! David Maemoto (PV High School) and Vanessa Niu (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. David will be attending Stanford University and plans to major in mechanical engineering. Vanessa will be attending UCLA as a biology major on the pre-medical track.
PEF is proud to announce that Summer Sports Alliance is now open for registration. Camps are open to all high school student-athletes (incoming 9th graders-12th graders). Information and sports camp schedules are continuously being added to the registration site. Check back if you don’t see the sport you are looking for!
Click HERE to register.
1 Day 100K is Wednesday, March 9 – a special 24-hour online fundraising campaign to raise much needed funds to benefit our PVPUSD students. Common purpose is what brings us together as a community and so we hope you can participate on this day and help us make an impact. Help your school reach its goal by donating at bit.ly. Look for your school, click and donate!
MAIN EVENT 2022 IS SOLD OUT!
Main Event is Palos Verdes Peninsula’s biggest fundraiser of the year, which will be held at Southern California’s premier luxury destination Terranea Resort on Friday, April 22. The amazing night will feature entertainment by the ever popular Neil Diamond tribute band, Super Diamond! Enjoy an incredible evening of cocktails, dinner, dancing and the much-anticipated silent and live auctions.
Feeling lucky? Purchase a raffle ticket for two amazing raffles: win a 2022 Lexus RX 350 and 1-year of dining at Terranea Resort! Four people can eat at Catalina Kitchen once a month for a whole year. Lexus raffle tickets are 1/$50 or 3/$125. Terranea raffle tickets are 1/$50. To purchase tickets, call PEF at 310-378-2278.
The winner will be drawn at Main Event on Friday, April 22. Winner need not be present to win!
Calculating monetary return of investing in solar panels. How a water pipe bracelet is the key to efficient water conservation. Using regression to predict NBA performance.
These are just a few of the ideas and presentations from our Peninsula and Palos Verdes high school students at this year’s science fair which took place on February 10 at the school district. Our young scientists did a fantastic job of sharing their research, findings and data analysis. So impressive! Your donations to PEF fund important programs like the high school science fair which inspire students to pursue a career in STEM.
A complete list of award winners can be found HERE.
WE ARE BUILDING A GREAT TEAM!
Are you our next team member? Check out available opportunities at PEF…
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Click HERE for a job description and more information.
DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR: Click HERE for a job description and more information.
DATABASE & OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR: Click HERE for a job description and more information.
Please send resumes to Laura Hughes at Laura@pvpef.org.