You can make a difference. Join our Volunteering Scheme.

FAD is always looking for skilled professionals who are willing to donate their time and expertise to inspiring young people. Whether you are an individual or a company, we have plenty of opportunities for you to get involved


You can give a real insight into the working world of fashion, by talking about your own experiences during a masterclass or inviting young people to visit your workplace.


Use your experience to help a young person achieve their goals, providing 1-2-1 support, encouragement and advice.


We can match your company with talented graduates looking to gain valuable industry experience.


As an experienced teacher, you could be involved in delivering workshops and lessons to young people who really want to learn.

Creative Skills

If you know your way around a sewing machine, pattern block or heat press? Can you do hair or make up?  Share your skills become a hands-on volunteer in our workshops or at our shoots.

Sponsorship and Fundraising

Fad is always on the look out for industry sponsors willing to support us in delivering projects. If you are a consultant with fundraising experience we’d love to hear from you.


You can help us document and promote our projects by donating your time and sharing your filming, photography and editing skills.


If you’re a model agency or have experience as a model we have plenty of opportunities to get involved from the catwalk at London Fashion Week to our next studio shoot.

If you’d like to join our Volunteering Scheme please get in touch and let us know where your interests and skills lie.

FAD Stories: Francesca, Fashion Futures Volunteer

Francesca is returning to Fashion Futures after a break of ten years – she first took part as a teenager back in 2007. This season of FAD is Francesca’s first

FAD Stories: Jamie, Fashion Futures Volunteer

Jamie, an Assistant Menswear Designer, is part of the team of volunteers from our sponsors ASOS who’ve helped to make 2018’s Fashion Futures workshops such a success. Having worked at

FAD #fashionfutures2018 – workshop 6

The FAD Fashion Futures programme resumed on a cold, wintery Saturday as the students and volunteers returned from a well-deserved break. The students got straight to work picking up from