PEF News

Frequently Asked Questions

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.

How Can I Help?

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

Contact PEF

To find the PEF Mentoring Center assigned to your country, click on the region where you live on the map or select a country from the drop-down menu.

LDS fund transforms lives

2005-09-30 | Salt Lake City | Initially funded on little more than an explanation and a request, an educational loan program for impoverished young people looks to be transforming the lives of tens of thousands around the globe.

By the end of this year, the program, known to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the Perpetual Education Fund, will have made 24,000 loans at an average of $860 each to disadvantaged Latter-day Saints, using only the interest earnings from the fund. ...

To read the complete Church News article, click here.

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