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Annual Fund Committee

Aim of the Annual Fund Committee:

The aim of this committee is to increase participation in fundraising at Eltham College. Helping to establish a culture of philanthropy with all those associated with the Eltham College community, in order to support modest sized development projects that can be completed within a year.

Terms of Reference:

  • To consider all projects put forward by the Headmaster and his staff and to decide on the projects to be prioritised and funded by annual fund-raising.
  • To be ambassadors for fund-raising: to promote the process when appropriate and to be signatories for any communications into the wider community.
  • To assist in the organization of stewardship.


  • The Committee will be made up from parents, OEs, staff and Governors. The Head Prefects each year will also be invited to attend.
  • The Development Director and the Chair of the PTA will also attend.
  • It will meet three times a year.
  • The Elthamians Office will act as the secretariat for the committee and will be responsible for the arrangements of meetings, for ensuring full implementation of committee decisions and for providing the committee with updates between meetings.

Annual Fund Committee Members:

Mr Phil Partridge Chairman and OE
Mrs Caroline de Pury Current Parent
Mr Andrew Edwards OE and Former Parent
Mrs Prue Corp Governor and Former Staff
Mrs Helen Dransfield Former Parent
Mrs Nicola Fuller Current Parent
Ms Rachel Gordon Senior School Teaching Staff
Mr Kosta Manis Current Parent
Mr Simon McGrahan Development Director
Mr Phil Partridge OE and Current Parent
Mrs Jacqui Baldwin Chair of PTA and Current Parent
Mrs Penny Waterson Development Co-ordinator and Former Parent
Sean Malone Current Parent
Mr Will Schaper Junior School Teaching Staff and Former Pupil