Photo courtesy of Park West

Park West, located at 9744 W. Northern Ave., presents its inaugural Eat for Education fundraiser benefitting the Peoria Education Foundation.

The event takes place at participating restaurants and retailers throughout the center from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19.

During the event, when guests purchase something at a participating restaurant or retailer, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Peoria Education Foundation. This nonprofit organization supports the Peoria Unified School District.

“We are proud to partner with the Peoria Education Foundation to benefit the youth in our very community,” says Kelly Price, Park West’s business development manager. “And we are grateful for the generous residents in the community who are always eager to support our fundraising efforts.”

Attendees are encouraged to sip, snack, shop, dine and indulge their way through the center, knowing that their purchases made throughout the evening will benefit the Peoria Education Foundation.
Participating businesses include:
BJ’s Restaurant
Bully Brew Coffee
The Cabin
Candle Chemistry
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria
Handel’s Ice Cream
Jalapeño Inferno
Kitchen Gourmet Plus
Pita Jungle
The Vig
Yama Sushi

To ensure proceeds from their purchases benefits the cause, guests must present the printed or digital flyer (available at participating restaurants and retailers prior to the event, as well as via Park West’s social media pages and online). A minimum of 15% of proceeds will be donated to the Peoria Education Foundation. For more information, visit