As the trend industry faces its greatest disaster for decades, we question for your assistance to raise £60,000 to support families in the Uk trend and textile industry. 

Coronavirus has forced stores throughout the region to near their doors, and in some scenarios, shut down their online operations. The final result: countless numbers of task losses throughout the industry with numerous a lot more unquestionably on the horizon. 

Now is a time to support retail’s vital staff and their families, which is why we are launching the Drapers x FTCT Covid-19 Attraction

FTCT presents grants for the young children of Uk trend and textile staff, to support those with financial troubles in purchasing necessities this kind of as clothing, bedding and professional gear for those young children who need it. 

In the past three months, applications for FTCT grants have trebled, and, as a final result, its grant funds have depleted. 

“Many of the moms and dads we are talking to merely aren’t qualified for the govt schemes offered,” mentioned FTCT director Anna Pangbourne. “For families applied to dwelling thirty day period to thirty day period, they can’t pay for the shortfall still left by furlough pay back or the five-7 days wait around for Common Credit score. This is in which our grants can make a large distinction, performing as a safety internet all through this unpredictable time.” 

Drapers editor Kirsty McGregor mentioned: “The FTCT has reworked the life of numerous families, and with your assistance, it will be ready to offer essential assist to those who have fallen on difficult times as a final result of the coronavirus pandemic.” 

It is our industry. Let’s support each and every other, collectively. 

Your donation, whatsoever the size, could make a large distinction to a child’s life.

Donate now to the Drapers X FTCT Covid-19 Attraction

FTCT is not qualified for the govt funding for charities declared this thirty day period, so your donations will genuinely make a distinction.