Charities & Donations


“Think positive and go out and do something good everyday”
– Rich Pèpe

The Pèpe family knows that every person has the ability to make a difference. The smallest act of kindness and every contribution to a good cause can make a world of difference. A fundamental element of the Pèpe family is giving back to the community and those in need. Below are the organizations that the Pèpe family helps support and hopes that you will decide to join in on these causes also.


Carmel Mission Foundation
The Carmel Mission Foundation, Inc. is an independent non-profit organization formed to fund the restoration and preservation of the historic properties and artifacts of the Carmel Mission (Mission San Carlos Borroméo del Rio Carmelo) in Carmel, California. The Carmel Mission was established in 1771 by Junipero Serra and is both a State and National Historic Landmark. It was the Headquarters for the California Mission System consisting of 21 missions.

To learn more about how you can help with this restoration project, please visit:


The mission of the Carmel Public Library Foundation is to keep the library open, relevant and thriving, and to ensure free library service in perpetuity by providing funding for 100% of the books, materials, programs, equipment and services. The Carmel Library serves 106,000 locals and visitors from our community, the Central Coast and beyond.

To learn more and help support our cause, please visit:

The Mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs is to inspire and empower the youth of Monterey County to realize their full potential to become responsible, healthy, productive and successful citizens. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County (BGCMC) operates two Clubhouses that serve an average of 500 children a day with high-quality programs provided by trained youth development professionals. Their staff and volunteers serve as trusted mentors and advocates for our youth, offering every child opportunities, expectations, recognition, and guidance in a safe and fun environment.

To learn more and help support our cause, please visit:

Kinship Center is a California nonprofit agency that creates and supports permanent families for children through adoption, relative caregiving or other guardianship. They are committed to the core belief that every child deserves a family and they provide a full spectrum of family-centered support to strengthen the families and communities they serve.

To learn more and help support our cause, please visit:

The Society for the prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) for Monterey County is the nonprofit, independent, donor-supported humane society that has been serving the animals and people of Monterey County since 1905. The SPCA’s doors are open to all animals in need from dogs and cats to horses, wildlife, exotics and more. They shelter homeless, neglected and abused pets and livestock, and provide humane education and countless other services to the community.

To learn more and help support our cause, please visit:

In 1975, the Pebble Beach Company Foundation was born with a mission to provide our county’s youth with the building blocks of success, starting with literacy and education. In the four decades since their inception, the Foundation has sought meaningful ways to support programs that focus on the educational needs of our community’s youth. They have done so by providing grants to nonprofit organizations that focus on the arts, culture, education, environment, literacy, science, sports and community youth programs.

To learn more and help support our cause, please visit:


The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Their message is based on the Bible, their ministry is motivated by the love of God, and their mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ as they meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Every program they offer is rooted in their passion to serve God by serving the lost, the vulnerable, the needy, the poor, the hurting, the helpless, and the hopeless.

To learn more and help support our cause, please visit:




To Request a Donation for your organization,
please use the following guidelines:


  • The Pèpe Family will make GIFT CARD donations for use at Little Napoli and Vesuvio Restaurants to non-profit groups for fundraising purposes only.
  • All GIFT CARD donations must be auctioned off to raise money for your organization.
  • We do not make cash donations.
  • We do not donate food products for off-site consumption due to insurance reasons.
  • We do not donate wine or alcoholic beverages for liability and insurance reasons.
  • Donation requests are not handled over the phone or in person.
  • Please make your donation request on organization letterhead, at least one month prior to your event. Please state how your organization will list the Pèpe Family donation on your website, brochure or via your organizations newsletter.

Please submit donation requests to:

Pèpe International, Inc.
Attn: Stephanie Calica, Hospitality Director
PO Box 901
Carmel, CA 93921

Note: Letters can be attached via email and sent to: