Organise your own event

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Whether it’s a tea morning or a sporting challenge, there are countless ways to raise money for Prisoners’ Education Trust.

Anything from marathons and bike rides, to skydives and more – you can be as different as you dare.

If you have an idea for an event, we’d love to hear from you. Get in touch with our fundraising team and we’ll provide you with all the support, advice and encouragement you’ll need.

Lewis Owens

Writer runs 100 miles for PET

Writer and education specialist Lewis Owens took on an epic ten-day run to help people studying in prison.

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Paying in your money

If you’ve already held your event for PET, paying in your donations is easy – find out how here.

Please send your cheque/postal order made out to ‘Prisoners’ Education Trust’, along with any donation or sponsorship forms to:

Prisoners’ Education Trust
The Foundry
17 Oval Way
SE11 5RR

Just ring us on 02037 525 680 to pay using your credit or debit card.

Paying in your donation online is simple – just visit our Donate page.

Ring us on 02037 525 680 or email our fundraising team and we will provide you with our bank details.

If your donors or sponsors are UK taxpayers, please ask them to Gift Aid their donations. With Gift Aid, for every pound they have already given, their donation will be worth an extra 25% to Prisoners’ Education Trust because of the government’s Gift Aid scheme. This means we can support even more learners to transform their lives through education.

Other ways to get involved


Grab a place at a running event and raise money for people in prison who want to study.

Challenge events
Join the alumni network

Your donation, whatever the size, can give someone in prison the chance to turn their life around.

People talking

Join one of our networks and help us champion better education opportunities in prison.

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