Success Stories

Thousands of individuals from all around the world have improved their lives by gaining a better education and training with the help of the PEF program. Click on the images above to read their stories.

"The Perpetual Education Fund … breaks the cycle of poverty for our members in many areas of the world and provides skills and training which qualify young men and young women for gainful employment. This inspired plan has kindled the light of hope in the eyes of those who felt doomed to mediocrity but who now have an opportunity for a brighter future."Thomas S. Monson, Ensign, Oct. 2007, 8
"They will become leaders in this great work in their native lands. They will pay their tithes and offerings, which will make it possible for the Church to expand its work across the world."Gordon B. Hinckley, Ensign, Nov. 2001, 53–54

Tell Us Your Story

How has the Perpetual Education Fund (PEF) made a difference in your life? We all want to hear your story.

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.