• St Ambrose Academy - Sierra Leone
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  • Akim Asafo - Ghana
  • Nserester Complex - Uganda2
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  • Eden High School - Belize
  • Vieux Fort Comprehensive School - St Lucia
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  • Zimunya High School - Zimbabwe
  • Group photo - Guyana

How Does The Commonwealth Girls Education Fund (CGEF) Help ?

  • The CGEF, formerly known as the Commonwealth Countries League Education Fund, sponsors girls of ability through secondary school where, without financial assistance, they would be unable or unlikely to continue. Read More
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Featured Story

  • BigGive Christmas Challenge 2016 - We raised £4869! +

    A HUGE Thank You to everyone who donated so generously during the BigGive Christmas Challenege 2016! Read More
  • A New Name, A New Look With The Same Dedication and Commitment +

    A New Name, A New Look With the Same Dedication - Set up as a charity in 1967 under our former name, Commonwealth Countries League Education Fund (CCLEF), we are celebrating 50 years of commitment and dedication to girls’ education throughout 2017. With our new logo and refreshed website, we hope you are inspired by the work that we do and help us to provide the basic right of education to many more girls over the next 50 years. Read More
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Upcoming Fundraising Activities & Events

  • Annual CGEF Valentine's Gala Dinner - Friday 10th February 2017 +

    Following the success of last year's event, we are excited to announce that the 3rd Annual CGEF Valentine's Gala Dinner will be held on Friday 10th February 2017, in aid of the Commonwealth Girls Education Fund. Read More
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News From Our Girls

  • 22 NEW GIRLS Sponsored! +

    The CGEF have been working hard to help support girls in some of the monst rural, far-reaching and poverty stricken areas for almost half a century. Meet some of our newest candidates... Read More
  • Your support has travelled 10,000 miles! +

    The Commonwealth Girls Education Fund is delighted to be sponsoring a girl from Fiji for the first time in its history. Read More
  • FGM Uncovered as told by five CGEF girls in Nigeria +

    Five CGEF girls in Nigeria have written essays detailing their views on Female Genital Mutilation, in the run up to the International Day of Ending Violence against Women on 25th November. Read More
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Get Involved

  • Support Our Activities and Get Invovled +

    The CGEF totally relies on the generous donation of time, skill and money from its supporters, in order to facilitate its aim of sponsoring bright yet impoverished girls around the Commonwealth. With various fundraising events held throughout the year, there is lots of opportunity for you to get involved by making a donation or volunteering your time. Read More
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