FTCT celebrate My Family Week

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Families really are at the heart of everything we do at the Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust. My Family Week 16 – 20 October was set up by Early Years trainer, author and consultant, Laura Henry has been working with families for … Read more »

Champagne winners at Textile Forum

Friday, October 13th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

This week, the FTCT stand was back at Textile Forum, London’s premier Fashion Fabrics show. Hosted at the iconic Marlybone One venue in central London, visitors and exhibitors once again showed their support for our charity, raising over £310 through donations from refreshments. As … Read more »

Are you looking for a Virgin Money London Marathon place on 22 April 2018?

Monday, October 2nd, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Are you waiting to hear about your place in the London Marathon 2018 ballot? If you are unsuccessful through the ballot, you could still run and raise funds for Team FTCT. We have one place available and it could be … Read more »

Are you struggling with debt?

Monday, September 25th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Managing debt is something lots of us have to do at one time or another. And we are not alone! According to the leading debt charity StepChange, in the first six months of 2017, over 320,000 people contacted them for … Read more »

Raise funds for Cupcake Week

Monday, September 18th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Its the British Baker’s National Cupcake Week 18-24 September 2017 and the FTCT office is getting in the mood to celebrate with a cupcake or two or maybe three! Why don’t you join us? Buy a box of cupcakes or … Read more »

Drapers Independents raise £1,900 for FTCT grants

Friday, September 15th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Events

Another fantastic Drapers Independent Awards. Huge congratulations to all the nominees and winners and thanks to all the guests for helping us to raise £1,900 for FTCT grants.  The Drapers Independent Awards took place this week at the prestigious central … Read more »

Our new office space!

Friday, September 8th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Great news! The FTCT office refurbishment is complete and it looks awesome! To enable this much needed work to take place, FTCT received a £2,500 gift from The Patron’s Fund, an organisation that supports the work of the charities for … Read more »

Volunteer at Drapers Independent Awards, September 2017

Saturday, August 26th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

The Drapers Independent Awards is the event of the year for independent clothing retailers! FTCT is again excited to be the chosen charity for this event on Wednesday 13 September 2017 at The Truman Brewery in London’s East End. This prestigious lunchtime awards ceremony … Read more »

Office Closure: Important Information

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

As our charity grows, we need our office space to expand with us. That’s why, this month, we will be closing the FTCT office for necessary refurbishment work. Please make a note of these important dates. The office will be closed between: Friday … Read more »

Colouring Competition: One £50 Primark voucher up for grabs

Monday, August 14th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

We need artwork to fill our new office walls and would LOVE your little ones to help. So crack out the pens, paints, glue and glitter and get your budding artistic creating. We have one £50 Primark voucher to give … Read more »