Peninsula Education Foundation

5312 members | Palos Verdes Estates, California

The Peninsula Education Foundation (PEF) was founded in 1979 to raise money to support the PVPUSD in meeting its funding priorities, in partnership with other groups, to assure continued excellence in our local public schools. This year PEF has pledged $3.1 million. This funding is essential to providing your children a rich academic environment and strengthening their educational experience. Your donations ensure the following programs for all our students:

Elementary School
Physical Education
Elementary Music
STEM Grades 4-5
Library Aides
Health and Wellness Counselors

Intermediate School
Parent University
Academic/Wellness Counselors
STEM Program

High School
Academic and Wellness Counselors
College Career Center Staff
STEM Programs (PVIT & SMERT)
Science Fair
Graduating Senior Scholarships

for all levels:  $1 million of our pledge to the district goes towards teaching positions
                       $40,000 towards Chuck Miller Teacher Grants

How can you support PEF?

Make a donation to PEF.  Any amount is appreciated and needed.  It takes everyone’s support to keep our schools great! Donate by credit card or check. All major credit cards are accepted.

Donate appreciated stock. Contact the PEF office for instructions.

Set it and forget it. Create a payment plan and spread out your donation over the entire school year. For example, a donation of $2,500, Major Donor Bronze level, would be broken down into 10 monthly payments of $250 or $625 quarterly. The suggested donation of $750 per child would include 10 monthly payments of $75 or $187.50 quarterly.

Pledge now and pay later.Pledge a specific amount now and pay by June 30, 2019. Contact the PEF office to make a pledge.

Questions? Contact us at: or 310-378-2278
Visit our website at
PEF Tax ID # 95-3498211



Contact us

Peninsula Education Foundation
PO Box 2632

Palos Verdes Estates, CA, 90274