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The Spazmatics 80s band at Eve's Waterfront - Apr 22nd.
Grab your friends and plan for a fun night out of music an
d dancing at 
Eve's Waterfront in Oakland.  Advance tickets are just $20 and proceeds will benefit PEAK. 
Order tickets online at EVESWATERFRONT.COM (must enter "PEAK" in Special Request Box section when ordering tickets online).   9:00 pm - 12:00 am (doors open at 8:00 pm).  

Eve's Waterfront is located at 15 Embarcadero West, Oakland CA :: 510.817.4477. 

Click here for more details.  

2016 Turkey Trot Earns $15,000 for PEAK Schools - 
Turkey Trot Check Presentation 2016
Since 2011, 
the annual Walnut Creek Turkey Trot, sponsored by Forma Gym, has helped support Walnut Creek Schools.  The 2016 Turkey Trot raised $15,000 for PEAK.  Forma Gym presented PEAK with a check at their March meeting. 

The Jack's opening night fundraiser benefitting PEAK was a smashing success.  The restaurant was packed with local families all night.  Jack's donated 100% of opening night proceeds to PEAK to support our local schools.  Thanks to Jack's and all the local residents who came out to support us. 

MOD Pizza "Spreading MODness" Fundraiser a great success!!

MOD Pizza fundraiser
MOD Pizza presents PEAK with a check for $1575.00, which was raised during the week of Thanksgiving from MOD Pizza's "Spreading MODness" charity event. 
Pictured from PEAK:  Kim Harris, (PEAK President), Craig Yen (Valle Verde Elem. school rep.) and Melissa Sunbury (PEAK Marketing & Communications)


PEAK Awards Over $30,000 to Schools at 2014-2015 Stakeholders Meeting!

At its 2015 annual Stakeholders Meeting in April, PEAK awarded $30,000 to its six member schools. The awards, which represented the results of fundraising throughout the 2014-2015 school year were presented to the principals and PFC/PTA presidents of each school.  Awards to schools were given as a percentage of the number of students at each school.  

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The Turkey Trot was a HUGE success this year, raising $20,000 for PEAK.  There were over 5000 runners this year representing over 30 states. THANKS to both our volunteers and runners who came out early on Thanksgiving morning to participate. Thanks to the local businesses, and especially FORMA GYM, who sponsored this community event that is such a great fundraiser for our schools. Race results can be found online here.


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A big THANK YOU to Safeway Corporation for their recent donation of $12,000 to PEAK in support of our schools. Through their donation, Safeway has demonstrated a commitment to being a community partner with PEAK in helping sustain quality education in our schools.

Thank you to everyone who supported PEAK through Whole Foods Market's Community Giving Program on December 12, 2012.

2012 Turkey Trot
Thank you walkers, runners, and volunteers, for making the 2012 Turkey Trot possible! Race results can be found online here.

2011 Turkey Trot
Thanks to everyone who volunteered and/or participated in the 19th annual Turkey Trot!  We raised over $30,000 from this event.

For more information on the Turkey Trot, please visit this site.

Back to School Shopping Weekend at Sports Basement (8/25 & 8/26/2012)

Thanks to all that supported this special PEAK Shopping Weekend! 
Not only did people receive 10% off their purchase but an additional 10% was donated back to PEAK.  

Walnut Festival Run (9/9/2012)

Thanks to those that joined the Walnut Festival 5K Run on Saturday, September 9th. Again this year the Walnut Festival Foundation donated proceeds from the race to our local schools. 

Click here for race results.

Fall Wine Walk (9/19/2012)

The Fall Downtown Wine Walk benefited PEAK. The Downtown Business Association's Fall Wine Walk featured wine tastings in downtown shops, restaurants and businesses, live acoustic musicians playing on local plazas and sidewalks, and fun prize drawings. 

For more information visit Fall Wine Walk


PEAK Awards Over $48,000 to Schools at 2013 Stakeholders Meeting for 2013!

At its third annual Stakeholders Meeting on March 14th, PEAK awarded $48,153 to its six member schools. The awards, which represented a 50% increase over 2012, are the combined proceeds from individual and corporate contributions, and fundraising events including, among others: Forma Gym Turkey Trot, Downtown Business Association Wine Walk, The Walnut Festival Run, Safeway Corporation, Whole Foods, Sports Basement, Minuteman Press of Lafayette and Pet Food Express.  Since its founding in 2010, PEAK has raised over $91,000 for its member schools.  Principals and leaders of the school’s Parent Faculty Organizations were at the meeting to accept the awards on behalf of their schools. The individual school's award amounts were proportional to student populations at each school. For details regarding the amount received by each school click here