A new generation of FTCT supporters

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Blog

There have been some awesome fundraising achievements during this year at FTCT, none more than the efforts from a group of six students as part of a project for First Give.  The group of year eight students from the Ilford … Read more »

Have a great Father’s Day this Sunday

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

There are so many great dads out there – we should know, we hear from them regularly as they find ways to support their children and be the best dad they can be….and to them we say HAPPY FATHER’S DAY … Read more »

Special thanks to volunteer Kamilla

Monday, June 5th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

It’s Volunteers’ Week and to celebrate we are saying THANK YOU to all our amazing volunteers for the difference they make to the children of families in the UK fashion and textile industry. Volunteers like Kamilla have helped to raise not only … Read more »

Volunteers Week 2017- How volunteers help FTCT

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Volunteers’ Week runs from 1st- 7th June and to celebrate we want to say ‘thank you’ to all our volunteers and highlight the difference they make to the children of families in the UK fashion and textile industry. How volunteers help FTCT … Read more »

Spring into half term

Monday, May 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Its half term for many schools next week, so now is the time to organise the week so the kids get a combination of rest and relaxation, and encourage them to try something new but most of all have FUN! … Read more »

Congratulations to our Super Hero runners

Friday, May 19th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Events

Last Sunday, a sunny Regents Park saw director Anna, dad John and Hobbs London join thousands of runners to take on the 5k Do it for Charity Super hero challenge. Dressed in bespoke capes – made by their in house atelier – … Read more »

Sponsor our Hobbs Super Heroes

Thursday, May 11th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Fundraising

Its back – the fantastic super hero run is on in Regents Park, London, and Hobbs have lined up a great team to raise funds for FTCT grants. On Sunday Team Hobbs will run, walk and jog over five kilometres. … Read more »

Charles Dickens – Our restless shadow

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Events

In recognition of our historic connection to Charles Dickens, we are delighted to be part of a new exhibition dedicated to the storytellers work as a social campaigner. Read more »

Drapers Digital Awards raises £2,500 for FTCT

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Fundraising

The Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust (FTCT) were again delighted to be charity partner at Drapers Digital Awards last night -Tuesday 25 April. Hosted by Drapers Magazine – the magazine for the fashion industry – over 400 industry experts dined … Read more »

Financial support available for Jaeger employees

Thursday, April 20th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Jaeger

We are saddened to hear the news that the iconic British retailer Jaeger will be closing its doors after more than 130 years of trading. Administrators and management have made the difficult decision to close 20 of its stores with … Read more »