The Commonwealth War Graves Foundation (CWGF) is a charitable foundation that highlights the work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) by telling the stories of the 1.7m people the CWGC commemorates.

The Foundation engages young people and the wider community around the UK interested in the story of our common sacrifice and shared history, supplementing the core funding provided by its six member Governments for the maintenance and preservation of the cemeteries and memorials to the fallen of two world wars. 

By supporting the Foundation you will enable it to fund education and activities which will capture the public imagination, and highlight the work the CWGC does.

For a donation of £30 a year you can join our supporter network. Your money goes towards funding our education and public engagement programmes.

In addition, you will receive:

  • A welcome pack with a letter from CWGC Director General Victoria Wallace
  • The CWGF Supporters newsletter straight to your inbox twice a year
  • Exclusive information about volunteering opportunities
  • Priority tickets for upcoming events

Click here to read FAQs and Terms and Conditions of the CWGF Supporters scheme.

Any queries regarding the work of the CWGF should be sent by email to supporters@cwgc.org or by post to Commonwealth War Graves Foundation, 2 Marlow Road, Maidenhead, Berks SL6 7DX, UK.

The Commonwealth War Graves Foundation (CWGF) is an independent charity registered with the Charity Commission of England and Wales (charity number 1171947).

The Commonwealth War Graves Foundation (CWGF) is a charitable foundation that highlights the work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) by telling the stories of the 1.7m people the CWGC commemorates.

The Foundation engages young people and the wider community around the UK interested in the story of our common sacrifice and shared history.

By supporting the Foundation you will enable it to fund education and activities which will capture the public imagination, and highlight the work the CWGC does.

Together we keep their stories alive.