About Us

Supporting the public schools of Pasadena, Altadena, and Sierra Madre

At the Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF) we believe strong schools build strong communities and strong communities build strong schools. For 50 years, we have been committed to building dynamic community partnerships to support our public schools. Being a vital part of our community enables us to provide essential resources and enrichment opportunities to every public school student in Altadena, Pasadena, and Sierra Madre.

Our Mission

Working to achieve excellence and equity in all PUSD schools.

Our Vision

All PUSD students will thrive in district schools that are models of excellence for high‐quality teaching and learning with equitable resources and opportunities.

Join Your Community

There are many meaningful ways for members of our community to join with PEF and support our schools.

GIVE: Donate, honor a teacher, or memorialize another with a gift.

VOLUNTEER: Join a PEF committee, be an ambassador, help at a school.

PARTICIPATE: Get involved in events, community meetings, and activities.

SPONSOR: Support an event, a program, or grants to teachers.

PARTNER: Partners collaborate with PEF to provide expertise, funding, resources, and people power to help make programs and activities happen.

LEAVE A LEGACY: Leave a permanent mark on our community and a lasting legacy for our schools with a planned gift to PEF.

Contact Us!

Email: PEFSummer@pasedfoundation.org

351 S. Hudson Ave. #153
Pasadena, CA 91101