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FPHE's Amazing Race

Sep 28, 2014 10:31AM ● By Jennifer Neys

FPHE & Magoo’s Grill Support PH Education

The Foundation for Pleasant Hill Education (FPHE) invites you to join the 3rd annual Amazing Race of Pleasant Hill on October 12, noon to 4pm, beginning at Magoo’s Grill of Pleasant Hill. Based on the popular TV show, this fun event challenges participants of all ages with interesting clues and activities occurring at various locations throughout Pleasant Hill (activities will resemble those on the TV show, “Minute to Win It”). Test your skills in activities suitable for all ages.

Registration is $50 per team. Teams consist of a group of four or less. Invite your family, friends, and business associates to form a group! Learn more and preregister at Teams are encouraged to show their spirit with matching outfits. At 4pm, all teams will meet at Pleasant Hill City Hall, 100 Gregory Lane, to determine the winner. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, as well as for Most Spirit.

Prior to the race, teams and observers are welcome to enjoy brunch at Magoo’s Grill, 1250 Contra Costa Blvd., from 10am-noon. Purchase tickets at The Amazing Race is co-sponsored by Magoo’s Grill and the City of Pleasant Hill. Proceeds benefit the 2015 FPHE school grant program. Since 2009, FPHE has raised over $186,000 for the eleven Pleasant Hill public schools. To donate, visit or mail a check to FPHE, P.O. Box 23851, Pleasant Hill, CA  94523.

FPHE is a volunteer-led, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization committed to working in partnership with the community to enhance the quality of education and provide enrichment opportunities for students in Pleasant Hill public schools. For more information, visit [email protected] or