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.

Cocktails, Apps and an Ocean View!

Cocktails, Apps and an Ocean View!

Support PEF and receive a chance to win an intimate Gabi James restaurant cocktail party for up to 6 people at a private estate in Lunada Bay. Donate $1,500 or more by September 30 and you will be entered to win! Cocktail party will be on Thursday, October 22 at 5 pm. Donate HERE!

Additional incentive drawings will be taking place throughout the year. Your $1,500+ donation before September 30 will make you eligible for some great upcoming opportunities!


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.


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

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

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


American Honda

LA Yellow Cab

Malaga Bank
Peninsula Shopping Center/Vestar
Portuguese Bend Beach Club
Terranea Resort
Wells Fargo Private Wealth Management

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
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
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
The Strand House
Truxton’s American Bistro

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

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

Art to Grow on Children’s Art Center
Cager Athletic Foundation
Code Ninjas
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

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
rump National Golf Course
Truth Fitness
Your Holistic Way

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

Canine Retreat
CJ’s Pet Staycation
Point Vicente Animal Hospital
South Bay Dog Grooming

Walk & Wag South Bay
Way of the Dog

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

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

The Catalina Cooking Store

Catalina Express
Catalina View Gardens
Energy Muse
Fowler and Moore Interiors
Godiva Chocolatier Del Amo Mall
GTD Image Consulting
My Saint My Hero
Oil & Vinegar
Organize It 2Day
Palos Verdes Peninsula Association of Realtors
Porsche South Bay
Pull & Thread
Summit Organizing
Jessica Tabon Hair at Michael J Salon





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!

Click HERE to join Kindergarten Club.  PEF is the only organization that can fund additional teachers and staff members for our district. Your generous donation provides for music programs, library aides, PE, STEM programs, academic/wellness counselors, college and career centers, teacher grants and more!

Main Event 2019

Main Event 2019

What an epic night! Thank you to our Palos Verdes Peninsula community for your outpouring of support and generosity. The Main Event Gala 2019 was a huge success due to the help from so many people. Many thanks to From Classical to Rock, especially Marten Andersson and Yutong, for gathering…. Read more

an incredible group of talented musicians including Chas Wes, Chris Broderick, Robert DeLeo, Wes Geer, Monte Pittman, Jimmy Burkart, Neil Turbin, Elliott Bark, Ben Zelico, Shane Tassart, Jane Lee and Jasmine Star. A special shout out to Ridgecrest student and guitarist Xander Marsden and PV High student and cellist Makayla Dixon.

Thank you to our amazing volunteers, PEF Trustees, PEF School Reps, PVPUSD student musicians, parents and community members. It is our community’s commitment to public education and spirit of generosity that help to make our PVPUSD district topnotch.