2016 George Peabody Legacy Award Ceremony

2016 George Peabody Legacy Award Ceremony

The George Peabody Legacy Award is provided by our foundation as a way to recognize and honor the educators and philanthropists from within our community who have provided a lifetime of contribution to our educational system. This year we will be honoring 5 new...
6th Annual Spelling Bee

6th Annual Spelling Bee

6th Annual Peabody Education Foundation Spelling Bee   Date: Februrary 3rd, 2016 Time: 6:00pm Location:  Northshore Mall in Nordstrom’s wing February 3rd will mark the 6th Annual Higgins Spelling Bee at the Northshore Mall. Join the Peabody Education Foundation...
Career Day 2016

Career Day 2016

Date: April 29th, 2016 Location: PVMHS   Annually, the Peabody Education Foundation hosts a Career Day to give students from PVMHS exposure to professions or fields that they may know little about.  In a tradeshow format,  students can visit with area...
Thank you, Lyon-Waugh Auto Group!

Thank you, Lyon-Waugh Auto Group!

Lyon-Waugh recently donated $30,000 to the Peabody Education Foundation (PEF) to support the many programs that the PEF provides for Peabody Public Schools.  Lyon-Waugh has been a longtime supporter of the PEF.  Pictured here from left to right: Warren Waugh, Owner of...
Support PEF While You Shop Amazon!

Support PEF While You Shop Amazon!

Shopping just got more rewarding! Do you shop on Amazon.com? Peabody Education Foundation is now a member of AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile was created to help raise money for certain charities and foundations. When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to...
Guest Readers and the Benefits of Reading Aloud to Children

Guest Readers and the Benefits of Reading Aloud to Children

While most people would agree that reading aloud to children is a good idea, new studies are showing just how beneficial reading aloud can be for toddlers and preschoolers. An article in the New York Times this week outlined two recent pediatric studies about the...
Denise M. Shambos

Denise M. Shambos

Denise M. Shambos of Peabody, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 2, 2015. Denise operated a home day care out of her home through her children’s younger years (80’s – 90’s) where she touch many lives. In the late 90’s she began working for the Peabody...
Congratulations 2015 George Peabody Legacy Award Recipients

Congratulations 2015 George Peabody Legacy Award Recipients

Congratulations 2015 George Peabody Legacy Award Recipients We would like to say THANK YOU to everyone who came out to support and celebrate the 6 honorees of the 2015 George Peabody Award. From left to right : Tom Gould – PEF Vice Chairman Edward Sapienza – Honoree...