Supporting families since 1853

FTCT offers grant funding to children (up to 18yrs) whose parents or carers work in the UK fashion and textile industry.

Call us today on 0207 232 1025 call Anna directly on 07753 605 367 or make an online enquiry we will be happy to help.

To find out more visit our application process page, grants section and see which Fashion and textile job roles are covered


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What kind of help do we provide?


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.

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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

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The Drapers Awards auction is open now…

Our fantastic Givesmart auction, open from today, is being held in conjunction with the Drapers Awards 2015, taking place on Thursday 26th November. All proceeds will support hundreds of families across the UK, who receive FTCT grants. You don’t  have to be … Read more »

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What people say...


“Daniel said he felt a weight of responsibility lift off him when he started boarding which brought tears of joy and guilt to my eyes at everything he has gone through but now he is able to just focus on his exams and being a child thanks to your trust – thank you so much.”

Mother of Daniel


“I can’t describe the relief you’ve given me and my family. Thanks to you and your team and everyone who supports FTCT, Emma has a bright future again. I can’t stop smiling – except when I’m crying.”

Dad of Emma