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 fall. 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.


Thank you for joining us at NDAJEE 2016!


Thank you so much to all of our sponsors, hosts, guests of honor, attendees and donors! You raised over $125,000 to benefit girls’ education in Senegal and Kenya!

Our programs for education, tutoring, literacy, health and community awareness could not exist without your support. On behalf of our scholars and their communities, we sincerely thank you!


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

Learn more HERE!

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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!