Education : Scholarship and Financial Support (Grantmaking)

Peninsula Education Foundation

PEF - A Beacon of Light for 40+ years for Palos Verdes Schools

four stars

91.16

300 Paseo del Mar Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
tel: (310) 378-2278   Web Site
EIN: 95-3498211

Board Leadership
Shari Shigenaga
President

CEO
Christine Byrne
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Peninsula Education Foundation (PEF), a 501(c) nonprofit organization, provides funding for designated academic and enrichment programs as well as critical staff positions in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District.

The PEF's mission is to raise funds to not only maintain what Palos Verdes Peninsula public schools provide children, but to increase the quality of the school's instructional programs -- ensuring that our students continue to compete on a national and international level in college and beyond.

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District's schools are among the top performing schools in the state:

*98% of our graduating seniors immediately attend college.

*Both high comprehensive high schools rank in the "Top 100 High Schools in the Nation" according to US News and World Report and Newsweek's "Gold Medal Schools"

The Peninsula Education Foundation (PEF), a 501(c) nonprofit organization, provides funding for designated academic and enrichment programs as well as critical staff positions in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District.

The PEF's mission is to raise funds to not only maintain what Palos Verdes Peninsula public schools provide children, but to increase the quality of the school's instructional programs -- ensuring that our students continue to compete on a national and international level in college and beyond.

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District's schools are among the top performing schools in the state:

*98% of our graduating seniors immediately attend college.

*Both high comprehensive high schools rank in the "Top 100 High Schools in the Nation" according to US News and World Report and Newsweek's "Gold Medal Schools"

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
88.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.98
  Program Expenses Growth -3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Peninsula Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Peninsula Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,321,320
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $581,769
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,903,089
   Program Service Revenue $1,214,440
Total Primary Revenue $4,117,529
   Other Revenue $72,852
TOTAL REVENUE $4,190,381
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,792,484
   Administrative Expenses $216,660
   Fundraising Expenses $300,196
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,309,340
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-118,959
   
Net Assets $4,707,919

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$112,125 2.60% Christine Byrne Executive Director

Mission

The Peninsula Education Foundation (PEF), a 501(c) nonprofit organization, provides funding for designated academic and enrichment programs as well as critical staff positions in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District.

The PEF's mission is to raise funds to not only maintain what Palos Verdes Peninsula public schools provide children, but to increase the quality of the school's instructional programs -- ensuring that our students continue to compete on a national and international level in college and beyond.

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District's schools are among the top performing schools in the state:

*98% of our graduating seniors immediately attend college.

*Both high comprehensive high schools rank in the "Top 100 High Schools in the Nation" according to US News and World Report and Newsweek's "Gold Medal Schools"

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Charity Contact Info

Peninsula Education Foundation
300 Paseo del Mar
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
tel: (310) 378-2278
fax: (310) 378-2078
EIN: 95-3498211

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Board Leadership

Shari Shigenaga
President

CEO

Christine Byrne
Executive Director