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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 »

Family Fun this Easter

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Schools out for the holidays – and at FTCT we’ve found lots to do for you and your children to enjoy this Easter. Families Online have arts and craft ideas to decorate your home, like a simple way to make … Read more »

FTCT collaborates with Dickens Museum

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Yesterday, FTCT Director, Anna was at the Charles Dickens Museum for a very special reason. We are currently collaborating with the museum on a special exhibition – Restless Shadow: Dickens the Campaigner. The exhibition highlights the author’s tireless work as … Read more »

Will this week’s benefit cuts affect you?

Friday, April 7th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Last year, former Chancellor George Osbourne put into motion a number of benefit cuts and freezes which have just come into effect this week. Starting today if you receive any of the below benefits, you could see less money in … Read more »

FTCT is Raising it’s game

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

The team had a really positive and productive workshop session with Raising IT – an organisation dedicated to helping charities like FTCT. They give charities the tools to take control and manage their websites now and in the future, giving … Read more »

Announcing our new partnership with Caudwell Children

Friday, March 24th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

We are proud to announce a brand new partnership with the Staffordshire based national charity Caudwell Children, which provides practical and emotional support to disabled children and their families. We have joined forces, to provide shared funding for a range … Read more »

Springtime fun at Textile Forum

Friday, March 17th, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Events, Fundraising

This week, the FTCT team were back at Textile Forum for the Spring edition of 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 … Read more »

The Super Hero Challenge is BACK!

Monday, March 6th, 2017 | Posted in Blog

Now in its 8th year, the Super Hero Challenge is bigger and better – with thousands taking part, raising money for charities all over the country. This year FTCT is calling on you to join us, together with your work … Read more »

A rainbow of hope for Loughborough families

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 | Posted in Blog, Events

Working in partnership with other charities and organisations, helps us to reach more families and for everyone here at FTCT, that’s our goal! As part of our outreach, Anna visited Rainbows Hospice in Loughborough, last week. This amazing hospice provides specialist … Read more »