Charity of the Year

Coffee, cake and the latest news in dementia research!

In support of the Dementia Revolution, the charity campaign we’re backing this year, Virgin Money will be hosting a series of informative and engaging sessions across our Lounges to help overthrow old attitudes about dementia and transform lives. Join us during November to find out the latest in dementia research and how we’re progressing towards a cure by watching a …

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Dementia Revolution Discovery Month

To kick off  the Dementia Revolution Discovery Month, colleagues from our Edinburgh Office were invited to visit the Dementia Research Institute at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. The institute is a joint initiative to advance dementia research led by the Medical Research Council (MRC) with founding charity partners, Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Research UK. It brings together world-leading expertise in biomedical, care, prevention …

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Join our #MemoryRelay for the Dementia Revolution

As part of our partnership with the Dementia Revolution, we’re calling on our colleagues and customers to share their memories to help lead the charge towards a cure for dementia. We’d like you to join us by posting one of your most treasured memories on your social media channels, using the hashtag #MemoryRelay. Whether it’s heart-warming, poignant, funny or even …

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Virgin Money colleagues takeover Hoole Restaurant to raise over £2k for Dementia Revolution

Colleagues from Virgin Money’s offices in Chester took over ‘The Suburbs’ Restaurant in Hoole, Chester to raise money for a year-long campaign, The Dementia Revolution. Dementia is the biggest health threat facing society today and there are currently no effective treatments to slow, prevent or cure it. Today almost one million people in the UK are living with a form …

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Virgin Money Charity Golf Day raises £1,500 to help end dementia

This week Virgin Money held a Charity Golf Day to support our charity of the year –  Dementia Revolution. The event featured ex-England cricketers Steve Harmison and Phil Mustard and teams from the likes of Newcastle Falcons, Newcastle United and businesses from across the region. the event raised more than £1,500 for the Dementia Revolution. Tim Arthur, Creative Director at Virgin …

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Raising funds to power the Dementia Revolution

Here at Virgin Money, we encourage our colleagues to help local communities and charities through volunteering and fundraising activities. It’s all part of our core ambition to make everyone better off. Continuing our support of this years charity of the year, Dementia Revolution, our colleagues have been taking on personal challenges to help raise awareness and funds. Earlier in the year we …

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Join the Dementia Revolution

In support of our corporate charity of the year Dementia Revolution , Virgin Money will be hosting a series of informative and engaging sessions across our Lounges to help overthrow old attitudes about dementia and transform lives. We’re inviting our customers to join the Dementia Revolution with us by attending these free sessions, that will take place between September and March. You’ll have …

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Going the extra mile for Dementia Revolution

Our colleague David is taking part in the Liverpool Nightrider Challenge on 14 July to raise funds for Dementia Revolution, our Corporate Charity Partner. The Nightrider Challenge kicks of at 10:30pm and is a 100km overnight cycle ride through Liverpool, finishing around 5am the following morning. David is a keen cyclist and has taken part in a similar event before: I …

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Thank you Teenage Cancer Trust

In April 2017 Virgin Money announced that we would be working in partnership with Teenage Cancer Trust as our corporate charity of the year.   This meant that Teenage Cancer Trust would be the official charity partner of the London Marathon and also that colleagues from across the business would carry out fundraising activities to support the cause. Throughout the year, …

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Virgin Money support “This is me in the City” Campaign

Virgin Money support "This is me in the City" Campaign

This week, over 135 London City firms wore green ribbons in a drive to end the stigma of talking about mental health in the workplace. Banks, insurers, asset managers, law firms, mental health charities and professional services firms make up some of the companies coming together to show their people it is important to talk about mental health. Staff throughout the …

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