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The following information provides answers to common questions about the PEF program.

Success Stories: Fulfilled Promises

Inspiring stories from young participants who are now realizing their hopes and dreams in several countries around the world.

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Many people have wondered what they can do to contribute and become part of this worldwide effort. So here are our suggestions.

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Education fund: “We are encouraged”

2003-10-25 | Salt Lake City | Two years after first issuing loans through the Church’s Perpetual Education Fund, administrators are beginning to see the far-reaching effects of the program and its broad impact on members in developing nations.

“We are encouraged,” said Elder John K. Carmack, managing director of the Church’s Perpetual Education Fund and an emeritus General Authority. “Was there a demand? Yes.”

The Perpetual Education Fund program, he said, has the capacity to “revolutionize the Church,” developing leadership where it is needed and helping members raise families and contribute to their communities. ...

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