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Dr Rachel Gordon

Director, The School Funding Service

Rachel Gordon has been helping schools find and apply for grants for over 9 years. She has advised hundreds of schools on grant fundraising and written winning bids to secure funds for a wide range of projects from playgrounds and sports equipment, to after-school clubs and extended services. Rachel has delivered fundraising workshops across the country at education conferences including EdExec Live and the School Finance Conference. She has also written articles for Ed Exec, Headteacher Update, SecEd and Innovate My School.