How to fundraise using video

Video is a great way to tell impactful stories on social media, making it a fantastic tool for fundraising. Ben Matthews, director at charity marketing agency Montfort, shares his tips on how to make and publish videos that will inspire and engage your existing supporters – and help you find new ones… Tell your story People want to know why …

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Make £5 Grow is definitely growing

With even more schools and associations taking part, the Make £5 Grow programme keeps on growing!  Now in its sixth year, over 60,000 young people in 800 schools have taken the £5 loan from Virgin Money and set about starting a mini business. Make £5 Grow offers young people great insight into how business works. It helps build skills for …

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“I could never run that far” – a runner’s London Marathon story

Whether you are on the sidelines in London cheering on the runners, watching on television or running the Virgin Money London Marathon itself, the reasons people choose to take on the 26.2 miles stay with you long after the event itself. Samantha Lines shares her memories from last years London Marathon. Samantha’s Story The best part about the whole marathon …

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Protect yourself from financial fraud

Take Five Fraud

Virgin Money are proud to be joining forces with other UK banks to support Financial Fraud Action UK’s Take Five campaign. This national initiative is designed to educate consumers on how to protect themselves against financial fraud. Awareness sessions Virgin Money are offering a series of awareness sessions for customers and their guests, held in the relaxed setting of Virgin …

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Win tickets to Manchester Utd v Stoke City

Man Utd v Stoke

We’ve got four pairs of tickets available for the Manchester United v Stoke City League game on Monday 15 January at 20:00 and we’re giving them away over on Twitter. All you need to do to be in with a chance to win a pair of tickets is: Follow @virginmoney on twitter (if you’re already following us that’s great!) Retweet the below post: RT …

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We are looking for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon Charity of the Year

London Marathon Lady

2020 will be the 40th year of  the London Marathon and our 10th year working with this remarkable race. To mark these anniversaries, we want to honour the original aims of the event by bringing sport to the forefront of the celebration. The event founders, the late Chris Brasher and John Disley, both believed in sport’s capacity to inspire people to …

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Virgin Money To Launch Business Banking

vintage shop

Last week, we were very pleased to announce that we will be making our move into the world of banking for small businesses. Starting his own journey, at the age of 16, Richard Branson is a great believer in British business, so it is only fitting that Virgin Money is now taking this step. Starting with the launch of a …

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