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Our supporters

Gatsby Charitable Foundation

The Gatsby Foundation seeks to strengthen science and engineering skills in the UK by developing innovative programmes and informing national policy. They have supported the Baker Dearing Educational Trust and UTCs since the programme’s inception to deliver high-quality technical education and profound employer engagement.

Garfield Weston Foundation

The Garfield Weston Foundation since its inception in 1958 has placed great importance on the support for education. Through generous donations, the foundation has helped the Baker Dearing Educational Trust provide central capacity to grow the University Technical College programme over the past six years.

The Michael Bishop Foundation

The Michael Bishop Foundation supports support a broad range of charitable organisations within five main areas of focus: Heritage, Arts and Culture, Human Rights and Social Justice, Advancement of Health and Medicine, and Education and Training. The foundation has supported the Baker Dearing Educational Trust for the past five years.

The Peter Cundill Foundation

The Peter Cundill Foundation was established in Bermuda on 11 January 2012, following the death of its founder, Peter Cundill. It has a particular focus on working with charities to improve the lives of children in a variety of ways. The Foundation has helped Baker Dearing support UTCs to develop strong employer links and raise standards in technical education.

The Edge Foundation

The Edge Foundation is an independent education charity dedicated to shaping the future of education in the UK. They believe a coherent, unified and holistic education system can support social equity and enable all young people to fulfil their potential. The Foundation has been a very generous supporter of Baker Dearing since inception.

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