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Duchenne UK testimonial: how Virgin Money Giving shares our ideals

Head of Communications, Duchenne UK – Molly Hunt: “In the past five years Duchenne UK has raised over £10 million and 90 percent of that is spent directly on research into Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy DMD. To do that we have to stay lean and keep our overheads low, so we have a small team and pick our partners carefully. We …

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School of Hard Knocks: From starting out to becoming £1 million charity

School of Hard Knocks

Are you knocking on the door of starting and growing a successful charity? CEO, Ken Cowen from the School of Hard Knocks shared how they found opportunities to mature and thrive, so they can help individuals on the edge find meaning in life through rugby. We joined Ken at FSI’s ‘In Conversation’ breakfast. He shared that he didn’t intend to …

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Meningitis Now: How we reinvigorated our fundraising event

Meningitis Now Toddle Waddle

At a recent FSI ‘In Conversation’ breakfast about “future proofing” charity fundraising, Beth Bottrill Meningitis Now Director of Fundraising was able to share some valuable insight. She talks to us about the lessons her team have learned while reinvigorating one of their most popular fundraising events. Here’s what Beth had to say. You need to look for problems The Toddle …

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Katie Hodder – #RideLondon Fundraising Heroes

The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is an extraordinary 100-mile bike ride which takes riders through the capital and out into Surrey’s stunning countryside, before returning to London and finishing on The Mall. Thousands of cyclists – many of them riding for charity – undertake this gruelling challenge, each of them with their own motivation. Riding for her uncle Michael suffering from Progressive …

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The Evelina Elephants – #RideLondon Fundraising Heroes

The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is an extraordinary 100-mile bike ride which takes riders through the capital and out into Surrey’s stunning countryside, before returning to London and finishing on The Mall. Thousands of cyclists – many of them riding for charity – undertake this gruelling challenge, each of them with their own motivation. The 11 Evelina Elephants are riding in …

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Cure4George – #RideLondon Fundraising Heroes

The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is an extraordinary 100-mile bike ride which takes riders through the capital and out into Surrey’s stunning countryside, before returning to London and finishing on The Mall. Thousands of cyclists – many of them riding for charity – undertake this gruelling challenge, each of them with their own motivation. Riding for his son George, this is …

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Win a luxury Brighton Marathon weekend experience

If you’ve got a passion for running and a love for the seaside, we’ve got an extraordinary prize to share. As the official fundraising partner, Virgin Money Giving are offering early bird 2019 Brighton Marathon runners who sign up to fundraise on Virgin Money Giving, a chance to win a luxury Marathon weekend at the 2019 race. Become a #BrightonHero …

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Inside Charity X: Nelson’s Journey

Inside Charity X: Nelson’s Journey

Sarah Hyde, Community Funding and Marketing Officer, from Nelson’s Journey lifts the lid on life at the Norfolk children’s charity. Can you explain what Nelson’s Journey does in seven words? Bring back smiles to Norfolk’s bereaved children. And what you do in three… Support community fundraisers. What are you most passionate about in your work? Making sure fundraisers are supported and that they …

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