The Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust (FTCT) was founded over 150 years ago to support children whose parents or carers work in the UK fashion and textile industry.
By providing grants to support all aspects of their education and wellbeing we support hundreds of children every year.
Our grants can provide access to education through funding for extra tuition, learning support or school necessities, in addition to essential items, like clothing, bedding and shoes.
To hear how FTCT grants have helped families in your industry, visit our success stories page.
We are keen to work with UK fashion and textile companies up and down the country, to raise awareness of how FTCT grants can help the children of employees across the industry.
Read how companies have already begun promoting FTCT to their staff and meet the children they enabled us to help, by clicking here
“Contacting a charity can be hard when you have a strong work ethic but FTCT were wonderful from start to finish”
Dad of Emma
“It felt like a life line-It has made me feel I am part of a community… I am truly grateful to be given the opportunity to survive.”
Mum of William