Partnerships

Happy Pride Month!

Happy Pride Month!

Happy Pride month everyone! All our love, from all of us at the FatFace Foundation!This year we are so proud to once again support the wonderful Breakout Youth LGBTQ+ youth charity with a £5,000 donation to help support all their vital work with the young people of...

Ocean Recovery Project

Ocean Recovery Project

Through the Ocean Recovery Project, environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy has been on an incredible journey to address the devastation of ghost gear. A big part of the issue around ghost gear, and much of the ocean-found and ocean-bound plastic in the UK, is the...

Ocean Generation

Ocean Generation

FatFace Foundation are thrilled to partner with Ocean Generation in supporting their mission to inspire, educate and engage the next generation on the importance of looking after our ocean. A donation of £35,000 will fund their Wavemakers programme for 2024, focusing...

I Will Grants – Winter 2023

I Will Grants – Winter 2023

With access to funds throughout the year, crew can nominate wonderful charities and amazing causes close to their hearts for a much-needed cash donation. Here is a little peek into the hearts of our FatFace crew members.donated to education and sports such as £750 to...

Havant Hockey Club

Havant Hockey Club

The FatFace Foundation has made a donation of £9,000 to Havant Hockey Club to support their Community Programme, fostering inclusivity, and making sports accessible to individuals regardless of socio-economic background. We are thrilled to join forces with Havant...

Solent Seagrass Restoration Project

Solent Seagrass Restoration Project

Happy Seagrass Awareness Month! With the start of our 2nd year of support the Foundation made another donation of £30,000 this March to Hampshire & IOW Wildlife Trust and here is a quick update on how the Solent Seagrass Restoration Project is going.

Buglife

Buglife

In late 2023, The FatFace Foundation partered with Buglife with a plan to create 35 hectares of wildflower pathways in specially selected areas in the UK as part of our 5 strategic goals to 2030.Buglife is the only organisation in Europe devoted to the conservation of...

John Muir Trust

John Muir Trust

The John Muir Trust is a leading voice for the UK’s wild places; a charity who own and care for some of the finest wild places across the UK, including the summit of Ben Nevis, most of the Red Cuillin hills on Skye, Sandwood Bay and East Schiehallion.  Alongside...

Winter 2023 Small Grants winners

Winter 2023 Small Grants winners

The FatFace Foundation small grants fund was created to enable amazing causes anywhere FatFace goes to access anything from £50 to £5,000 from a pot of £20,000. This winter the Trustees recieved hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of appications which were narrowed...

Wardrobe Foundation

Wardrobe Foundation

The FatFace Foundation is proud to support the wonderful work of Wardrobe Foundation, a charity set up in Dorset, UK to provide bespoke clothing donations to women in need.The team, lead by Eloise, hosts a range of brilliant volunteers who support the CIC in...

Final Straw Foundation

Final Straw Foundation

At the end of 2023, the FatFace Foundation donated £10,000 to Final Straw Foundation to help their newest project - the Education Station! More on that to come in the next couple of months. 2024 is going to be an exciting year! Watch this space...In November 2021 we...

One Warm Coat ~ USA

One Warm Coat ~ USA

Update for Winter 2023FatFace and the FatFace Foundation are proud to be supporting One Warm Coat again this year to help them in their mission to provide free coats to children and adults across the USA. If you're local to a US FatFace store, you can donate any new...

Stop Domestic Abuse

Stop Domestic Abuse

In 2023 Stop Domestic Abuse had the opportunity raise even more money via the Big Give match funding website this November where our donation of £10,000 was increased to £11,172. Alongside this year's donation, the Foundation store in Havant has also hosted the SDA...

Sussex Seabed Restoration Project

Sussex Seabed Restoration Project

At the heart of the Sussex coastline lies a remarkable endeavour to re-wild the kelp beds and restore the marine life that once thrived there. Inspired by the passion and dedication of Steve Allnutt, the founder of the Sussex Seabed Restoration Project (SSRP), we are...

To Write Love On Her Arms – USA

To Write Love On Her Arms – USA

In 2022, our US team started off on a mission to support To Write Love On Her Arms in their annual ‘Run For It 5K’. They had no idea that a call to raise awareness around mental health would form such an incredible partnership with this organization.To Write Love On...

Solent Seagrass Restoration Project

Solent Seagrass Restoration Project

The Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust's Wilder Conference 2023 was absolutely incredible and has filled the FatFace Foundation team with so much inspiration! Thank you for having us and THANK YOU so much for the Wilder Business of the Year award for...

The National Forest Partnership

The National Forest Partnership

Summer 2023 update:  After a recent site inspection, we are pleased to report our trees at Minorca Woods are doing really well. Foundation Trustee, Laura, says "I felt very proud to see the little twigs we planted back in November 2021 turning into proper little...

Small grants can make a big difference

Small grants can make a big difference

The FatFace Foundation's strategy for 2022-2023 created a new set of targets, and alongside this, we also created a way for charities and our community members to access small grants ranging from £50 up to £5,000. Twice a year we will open the application process with...

Breakout Youth

Breakout Youth

In June 2023 we again donated a huge £5,000 to the amazing Breakout Youth charity to support their work with young LGBTQ+ people in the Hampshire and IOW area. We thoroughly enjoyed joining the Breakout Youth team celebrate their 30th birthday too! Thank you for...

I Will Grants ~ 2023/2024

I Will Grants ~ 2023/2024

Wow! What an amazing first quarter for donations close to our hearts in 2023/2024! You can see below some of the incredible charitable causes our FatFace crew nominated for funding, each one so deserving - thank you to everyone for shopping in our Foundation store in...

Inspiring the Next Generation with Luke Staton

Inspiring the Next Generation with Luke Staton

When some of our FatFace Foundation Trustees had the pleasure to meet motivational speaker and coach, Luke Staton back in January, we were truly blown away by his passion and enthusiasm for helping our young people unlock their full potential. Working with Luke and...

The 2 Minute Foundation

The 2 Minute Foundation

We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with the incredible 2 Minute Foundation, inspiring and motivating our FatFace communities to help clean up their local spaces, 2 minutes at a time... Head Office, Havant ^ FatFace, Ashbourne >FatFace Foundation,...

Tuppenny Barn

Tuppenny Barn

The FatFace Foundation are very proud to support the incredible Tuppenny Barn, Southbourne, with a donation of £10,000Tuppenny Barn is a charity on a mission to help their local community in the West Sussex and Hampshire area in which they call home. Their goal is...

I Will Grants

I Will Grants

At the end of 2022 the FatFace Foundation launched a new grant funding application process for all of our FatFace crew to apply for in support of causes close to their hearts.Ian Williams is a FatFace legend! FatFace photoshoot extraordinaire, Ian has been making...

Young Lives VS Cancer

Young Lives VS Cancer

The FatFace Foundation has donated a massive £5,000 to the amazing Young Lives VS Cancer Home from Home, Jean's House in Southampton. Jean’s House offers free accommodation for families to stay close to their child when they're having cancer treatment. These Home from...

Step by Step

Step by Step

In 2019 the Foundation donated a massive £43,000 to help Step by Step with their amazing work supporting local young people going through hard times. Step By Step provide accommodation, personal development opportunities and specialised support services to empower...

Disabled Sailors Association

Disabled Sailors Association

The FatFace Foundation donated a huge £10,000 to the Disabled Sailors Association to help with their fundraising for a new children's catamaran. Discover the impact the DSA has on these young people and future plans below.  "The project to replace the catamaran with...

WAVE ~ Hayling Island

WAVE ~ Hayling Island

WAVE (We All Value Each other) is a wonderful charity based on Hayling Island (a stones throw from FatFace Head Office and the FatFace Foundation shop in Havant) that aims to support young people in the area with a strong focus on mental health and wellbeing. In 2022,...

Plymouth Soup Run

Plymouth Soup Run

The Plymouth Soup Run is a community and faith driven service that provides free food and hot drinks to the homeless, hungry, and venerable people 365 days a year. It is coordinated by Hilary Knight MBE and has been going for 20 years. We are incredibly proud to be...

Hayling Skatepark Project

Hayling Skatepark Project

When the Hayling Island skate park was declared unsafe for use by the local council with no plans to replace it, the community banded together to raise funds for a new and improved one to be built in its place. One of our key focuses at the Foundation is the wellbeing...

Marine Conservation Society

Marine Conservation Society

As FatFace is a South Coast brand, the FatFace Foundation has always been passionate about protecting the ocean and its inhabitants.  In fact, Life at Sea is one of our key pillars and one that we strive to support in different ways.  One of our biggest partners on...

Ukraine Crisis

Ukraine Crisis

Alongside our initial donation of £30,000 to the Red Cross Ukriane Crisis Appeal the FatFace Foundation has also donated large quantities of clothing to many local and national Ukrainian refugees. FatFace has also registered with the Offer Work For Ukraine on the...

Shelter

Shelter

FatFace is passionate about supporting people in the communities around us to offer help when they need it the most.  The housing crisis is affecting thousands of people in our communities today with over 250,000 finding themselves homeless, either on the streets or...

Aviemore Community Ice Rink

Aviemore Community Ice Rink

Aviemore is a town in which Fatface has called home for 20 years and what better way to celebrate this massive milestone than to invest £10,000 into its new community lead and community LOVED ice rink! FatFace Foundation trustee, Jodie Higgins, happened to be in the...

Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust

Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust

In 2021 we worked with the lovely team at the Havant Climate Alliance during the Great Big Green Week to highlight some of the incredible efforts our local community are making to tackle climate change and protect nature. During this event we asked HCA to nominate a...

Dressability

Dressability

This superb charity works to support the clothing needs of individuals with disabilities as well as those with limited dexterity. The Foundation has regularly donated clothing to be tailored based on a individuals needs. You can explore more on their website here....

Park Community School

Park Community School

In 2018, the FatFace Foundation worked with Park Community school and their Munch project to create the Chrunch project. Aiming to reduce the food poverty in the local area over the Christmas period, Chrunch provided over 2,000 food parcels to those who needed it...

The Prince’s Trust

The Prince’s Trust

The FatFace Foundation has been a proud supporter of the Prince’s Trust since 2015 as part of our Life in the Community pillar.  Set up in 1976 by HM King Charles III, The Prince’s Trust helps to transform the lives of young people with a focus on education,...

Nepal Earthquake 2015

Nepal Earthquake 2015

The Nepal earthquake in April 2015 significantly impacted one of the factories FatFace uses as part of their supply chain. As a result the FatFace Foundation , and in partniership with FatFace customers and crew, donated £50,000 to help rebuild homes, schools and...