Help WGEP fight poverty through girls’ education! Host a party, donate, volunteer or simply spread the word.

NDAJEE! Fundraising Gala

WGEP’s primary fundraising event, “NDAJEE!” is held annually in Chicago each October. NDAJEE! is a fun and inspiring event that celebrates the impact of education and empowerment for girls and supports WGEP’s work in Senegal and Kenya.

Stay tuned for details on this year’s event!

Donate to WGEP—Every Dollar Counts

Your support at any level will help WGEP in our mission to fight global poverty by educating girls.

WGEP Young Professional’s Board

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Volunteer with WGEP

There are many ways to volunteer at WGEP—plan your own “mini-fundraiser” at your home, business or place of worship; join one of our volunteer committees for development, our annual fundraiser, etc.; or volunteer at NDAJEE!, our fundraising gala.

Internships at WGEP

WGEP offers unpaid internship opportunities to undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students in the Chicago area who want to learn more about nonprofit management, the issues of global poverty and girls’ education, and the Chicago global development community.

Spread the Word!

Tell your friends and family about WGEP and the importance of girls’ education and empowerment!