Registered charity number 1125610
English PEN is the founding centre of International PEN, a membership association with 144 branches in more than one hundred countries, providing an active and supportive community for writers and readers around the world. PEN was founded in 1921 by Amy Dawson Scott in order to promote literature as a means of greater understanding between cultures.
English PEN offers a variety of events to participate in and raise valuable donations to support the charity. Check out the events below for more information.
Connect two of the world's most chic capital cities as you embark on the charity bike ride challenge of a lifetime.
Join us on the challenge of a lifetime as you discover China’s amazing cultural past, visit Beijing… and experience the rural beauty of this incredible country.
Mesmerising landscapes beyond your wildest expectation, sleeping under the stars and dramatic sand dunes… as far as the eye can see.
Take on the exhilarating challenge of soaring from 10,000 ft on a Tandem Skydive freefalling at 120mph! Raised the minimum sponsorship? You’ll get to jump for FREE!
Take the first step to your professional skydiver’s course and jump solo from 10,000 ft! Raised the minimum sponsorship? You’ll get to jump for FREE!