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The Eddie Byers Fund

The Eddie Byers Fund

Why we need your help

The Eddie Byers Fund was created in memory of our late chief executive to help aspiring students study English for better employment, education and community life.

Eddie believed that education transforms people's lives and wanted English UK to create a fund to give students from around the world the chance to study English. It is a project that support the charitable purpose of our association: advancing the education of international students in the English language.

So far the fund has supported refugees and asylum seekers gain employment, enter education and access essential services and feel a part of their communities in the UK. It has also funded teacher training in Tanzania to help young pupils attend high school, which taught in English, and English teaching in Palastine.

We feel that this fund is the best way we can pay tribute to Eddie, creating a lasting legacy of education in his name.

The project is entirely funded by donations and we are grateful for every contribution.

Thank you.

34,385.51

raised so far

34385.51

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Supporters

English UK

English UK Three Peaks Challenge

19639.51
English UK

English UK Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

10196.00

Jan 17, 2020

Thom Jones

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

May 24, 2019

Nuria on behalf of Mark Rendell

Mark Rendell's Pub contribution

10.00

Mar 14, 2018

Jane

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Oct 12, 2016

BC Amy

Well done to you all, what a brilliant achievement! And for such a good cause too.

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Sep 23, 2016

Sophie

Congratulations Tom (and all!), no mean feat I'm sure..

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Sep 17, 2016

Andrea Cummings

What a great legacy for a special brother-in-law and uncle

200.00

Sep 14, 2016

Caroline, Chris, Maddy and Emmy Wallard

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Sep 14, 2016

Sue Moody

All best wishes for Friday!

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Sep 11, 2016

Sharon Marshall

Best of luck Sam. I know you can do it xx

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Sep 08, 2016

Alison Rintoul

Good luck Fi, proud of you xx

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)


Donation summary

Total raised so far

34,385.51

Total plus Gift Aid 38,519.40
Direct donations

4,550.00

Fundraising pages

29,460.06

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