We're a small charity that helps children of parents or carers who work in UK fashion and textiles. Getting help from FTCT is really simple- all you need to do is just give us a call.

Call us on 0300 123 9002 or email grants@ftct.org.uk


We are proud to receive support from some of the industry’s best-known publications, including:

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Boutique Magazine-logo       Planet Retail-logo

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Whether it’s featuring profile or news pieces about our charity or providing us with free advertising space, their support is completely invaluable and has enabled us to reach many more parents and carers in our industry.

Want to feature FTCT? Please contact Anna Pangbourne (Director) or Jill Haines (Marketing and Communications Manager) on 0203-667-7882


Where have we been making the headlines recently?

December 2016:
Coverage of FTCT’s BHS fast track uniform scheme was reported by The Telegraph, The Guardian, Belfast Telegraph and Irish Times.

October 2016: Drapers help to promote our BHS fast track uniform scheme

June 2016: FTCT’s House of Lords celebrations is featured in Drapers 

September 2015: FTCT Director, Anna Pangbourne, was in conversation with leading executive search service ORSEA, about how companies can be pioneers in employee care.

July 2015:  Paul Markevicius from Fashion Capital visited the FTCT office and spoke with FTCT Director, Anna Pangbourne and Marketing and Comms Manager, Janine Pounder.

June 2015: As FTCT launches its 2nd annual industry campaign, trade magazines Drapers, Boutique Magazine, Wedding Daily, Lancashire Textile Manufacturers’ AssociationLeicestershire Textile Hub, BITA, Childrenswear Buyer, Menswear Buyer and Womenswear Buyer have all featured FTCT to help reach more employers and parents in the fashion and textile industry.

May 2015: Eric Musgrave, Editorial Director of Drapers Magazine includes FTCT in ‘Memo from Musgrave’ to encourage donations for the upcoming Super Hero Run (in which the ‘Drapers Superhero Team’ are running on behalf of our charity!)

March 2015: Wedding Daily interview with FTCT director, Anna Pangbourne, about how FTCT supports those parents and carers in the wedding industry.

March 2015: Drapers lend a helping hand and features 2 FTCT ad’s to recruit Superheroes for the Do It For Charity annual Super Hero Run’15.

January 2015: Turn2us features FTCT as their chosen ‘Charity of the Month.’

December 2014: MoneyWeek article includes us in an article about school funding

July 2014: MensLifestyleGuide publishes an article, highlighting FTCT’s national poster campaign.

July 2014: Turn2Us shares news of FTCT’s new funding year

June 2014: Drapers Magazine shares poster campaign supporter news.

June 2014: Drapers Magazine launches our FTCT poster campaign.

March 2014: Contour Ball press release.

March 2014: What’s Going On magazine, distributed by Sheffield’s Children’s Hospital.

December 2013: Drapers- FTCT Santa Run.

September 2013: MWB Magazine- Swinging success of Luke Golf day in aid of FTCT.

August 2013: Drapers- Drapers Awards supports FTCT.

July 2013: Fashion Capital- Feature piece about FTCT’s visit to Fashion Enter’s N1 factory.

July 2013: Lingerie Insight, Menswear Insight, Fibre2Fashion, CWB Magazine and Textile Forum, feature news on the appointment of FTCT’s first Ambassadors.