Archives: December 2016

Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust; helping families since 1853

Posted on December 29, 2016

Within the last two days, the support FTCT grants gave to BHS employees has been highlighted in two national press publications, the Daily Telegraph and The Guardian. The nature of support FTCT grants have given this year remains the same as … Read more »

Want to get active in 2017? Set yourself the FTCT super hero challenge.

Posted on December 21, 2016

Looking to get more active in 2017? You’re not alone. Getting active was 2015′s most popular resolution, followed closely by save more, spend less. With the Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust and Do it for Charity’s Super hero 5k run you … Read more »

School’s out for Christmas!

Posted on December 19, 2016

Stuck for ways to keep your little elves occupied over the Christmas break? Here’s some suggestions of where to look for FREE local festive activities to keep all the family happy. Out and About Find out if there is a … Read more »

FTCT’s Top Christmas Hacks

Posted on December 15, 2016

We can’t believe it’s almost Christmas and there is still lots to do! Presents for the kids school teachers, cards for all their friends and not to forget a dodgy jumper for the Christmas fundraiser.  Don’t panic! There is still … Read more »

Festive fun with Women IN Retail

Posted on December 9, 2016

This week, we were thrilled to be chosen charity at the Women IN Retail Christmas drinks. More than 80 members and guests filled the ballroom at London’s historic Savile Club. A raffle was held in FTCT’s honour featuring luxurious prizes generously donated … Read more »

Santa Fun Run

Posted on December 6, 2016

A glorious sunny Sunday morning saw thousands of Santas take time off from their busy ‘workshops’ to come together to raise thousands of pounds for charity.  Teams from CVUK and Karen Millen both ran to support FTCT in helping children … Read more »

Shop till you Dropit and support FTCT this Christmas

Posted on December 6, 2016

We are delighted to announce that FTCT will be the chosen charity for Dropit’s Christmas 2016 campaign. Throughout December, Dropit pledge to donate £1 for every £10 day pass purchased for their innovative shopping delivery service. About Dropit Dropit is … Read more »