Connect with the community and support students, educators, and schools at a PEF event.
Hispanic and Latino Legacy Dinner | November 29, 2023
In honor of the phenomenal Hispanic and Latino people who have rooted themselves as sources of encouragement and inspiration, championing children who don’t have equitable access to education, PEF will be hosting our inaugural event, Hispanic and Latino Legacy Dinner/Cena Patrimonio de Hispanos y Latinos on Wednesday, November 29, 2023 in downtown Las Vegas. Proceeds from the event will create new scholarships for four local students of Hispanic or Latino descent and support PEF’s Scholarships Plus program, which awarded more than $6.25 million in scholarships to more than 800 students in 2023.
The Golden Apple Gala gives our community the opportunity to come together to honor educators and support programs that make an impact for our public schools at a stylish evening party. During the event, PEF will recognize a community partner who is committed to supporting public education in Nevada and partner with the Clark County School District (CCSD) to honor the educators named Teacher, Support Professional, Other Licensed Professional, Principal, and Central Administrator of the Year.
CCSD Secondary Fine Arts and PEF will partner again for the 2023 Holiday Extravaganza to showcase the considerable student talent found throughout CCSD. More than 200 students participate in group coaching with local Las Vegas artists before performing together on stage at Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
Tee Up For Educationis the Public Education Foundation’s charity golf tournament. Golfers enjoy a day of golf on one of Las Vegas’s finest courses while supporting our public schools. At Tee Up For Education, the Public Education Foundation brings together business and community leaders to connect and engage with PEF’s mission to meet the immediate, critical needs of our public schools.
Black Girl Magic Juneteenth Jubilee Luncheon | June 18, 2024
PEF is proud of the impact educators have on our community and of the powerful African-American women who have rooted themselves as sources of encouragement, inspiration, and champions of children who don’t have equitable access to education. In honor of these phenomenal women and in concert with the Juneteenth holiday, PEF will host the 2nd Annual Black Girl Magic Juneteenth Jubilee Luncheon: Education IS Freedom.