Carol Vorderman is a television personality and best selling author. She is most well known for presenting the hit game show Countdown from 1982 to 2008 and Loose Women from 2011 to 2014.

Alongside dieting books and newspaper columns, Carol has even penned a series of textbooks for primary school kids and currently runs an online maths school. Her passion for education and philanthropy led to her presenting our BBC Radio 4 Appeal in July 2017.

Carol’s support in helping to spread awareness and develop our public profile has been invaluable.

'The greatest gift we can give a child is a good education' - Carol Vorderman, 2017