Dress Best for Less presents $30,000 to Piedmont Education Foundation

DBFL Vice President and PEF Board Member Linda Smith Munyan (center), presents a donation check to Heather Frank (left), Executive Director and Eileen Kwei (right) Board Chair of the Piedmont Education Foundation.

Last month, Dress Best for Less (DBFL) presented the Piedmont Education Foundation (PEF) with a check for $30,000 to be used in support of Piedmont’s public schools. The Board of Directors, Staff, and beneficiaries of PEF expressed their gratitude for DBFL’s continued generosity:

“The DBFL team works so hard and with such dedication and they make a huge impact on our schools. We appreciate their commitment to furthering the work of PEF by strengthening our schools.”

PEF Executive Director Heather Frank

The check was presented by DBFL Vice President and Liaison to the PEF board, Linda Smith Munyan, to PEF Board Chair, Eileen Kwei and PEF Executive Director, Heather Frank, pictured above.

DBFL is the largest donor to PEF with over $1 million donated in the last thirty years. Smith Munyan is proud of her organization’s longstanding history of supporting the Piedmont schools.

“Given the economic challenges facing our district, Piedmont Education Foundation is more important today than ever.”

Linda Smith Munyan, DBFL volunteer and liaison to PEF

“Dress Best for Less (DBFL) is proud to help PEF meet its financial goals so that our schools are able to offer a rich educational experience for all Piedmont students,” continues Smith Munyan.

ABOUT Dress Best For Less: Dress Best For Less (DBFL) was formed in 1982 by a group of forward-thinking Piedmont parents who decided to support the schools by collecting donated household items and clothing to sell to the community, the group was given an unused room at Havens School and grew quickly to form a successful nonprofit, Dress Best for Less.

With a storefront on Lakeshore Avenue and a marking room on Magnolia Ave across from PHS, DBFL offers affordable fine vintage and gently used clothing and decor. Residents can support DBFL by donating quality items at the Marking Room at 799 Magnolia Ave and by shopping at 3411 Lakeshore Avenue

About the Piedmont Education Foundation: PEF is dedicated to supporting comprehensive programs at all Piedmont public schools. PEF grants more than $2.7 million annually to the Piedmont Unified School District, is the steward for an endowment valued at over $6.5 million and actively engages the community on behalf of the schools. Visit www.PiedmontEdFoundation.org to learn more.

For More Information: Piedmont Education Foundation, 401 Highland Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611 | Contact: Heather Meil, Communications Manager, heather@piedmontedfoundation.org, (510) 653-1816

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