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

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

  • Monday Movie Night with Mary Poppins March 2017 +

    On Monday 27th March, FF15 mentees hosted a charity screening of Mary Poppins to raise money for the CGEF. See all of the photos from the event here. 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

  • 50 runners for 50 years of the CGEF +

    Support our Golden Anniversary by joining our fabulous fifty at the British 10k run this July! Read More
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News From Our Girls

  • One tiny island, one exceptional Girl +

    Kim, from St Kitts, is in her final year at school and tells us of her determination to finish school, become a professional Chef and own her own restaurant.         Read More
  • Eight new CGEF Girls from Rwanda +

    The CGEF are delighted to be sponsoring eight new applicants from Rwanda. Read Nima's story below and why her head teacher thinks she deserves sponsorship.       Read More

    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
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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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