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Mission: "Every child has a dream. Petaluma Educational Foundation creates community partnerships to fulfill these dreams. We believe in them. We empower them. We invest in their future."

The Class of 2019 PEF Scholarship application portal will open November 1, 2018.   Completed applications are due no later than January 23, 2019. The Petaluma Educational Foundation is honored to manage 66 scholarships for donors who provide the Foundation with clear criteria for selecting recipients. In 2018, we awarded  $224,850 to seniors graduating from […]

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PEF Impact Grant Program:   2018-19 School Year Grant Applications Due By October 1, 2018! Since 1983, PEF has awarded $3,382,665 to Petaluma area schools through our annual PEF Grant Program. In keeping with our mission and in an effort to strengthen the impact on the students and school sites, PEF now administers PEF Impact […]

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The Caterpillar Hunter:  A Vegetable Safari! Sign your class up for this entertaining live theater performance based on the beloved character of the late Steve Irwin, the Caterpillar Hunter shrinks himself and sets off to explore the terrain, pursuing elusive bugs and strange herbage in the wild recesses of a common North American vegetable garden. […]

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Sign your elementary class up for this entertaining Story of Ebenezer Scrooge: A Christmas Carol. In this classic tale of a miser’s redemption, Ebenezer Scrooge is a nasty, mean, snarling old geezer with no care for anything other than his money.  His one and only friend visits him as a ghost and starts him on a […]

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Mark Your Calendar PEF’s Bourbon Street BASH Gala taking place on Saturday, September 8th! This year’s 2018 PEF BASH, supporting the mission of the Petaluma Educational Foundation, guarantees to be another legendary night of dancing, dining, and auctions benefiting all 38 K-12 public, not-for-profit and charter schools in the Petaluma area. One hundred percent (100%) […]

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