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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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Top 10 Dry January fundraising ideas

Are you taking on the Dry January challenge to give something back to your favourite causes? Here’s our top 10 fundraising ideas to help you not only get started, but keep a clear head and smash your Dry January fundraising target. 1. Download the Dry January app Download the Dry January app (on the App Store or Google Play) to …

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7 reasons to stay dry this January

Going dry this January might be the best decision you make this year. Alcohol touches even more of our lives than you think, and 7 charities are leading the charge to end the harm caused by alcohol. It’s more than saving money, feeling great and looking fabulous. It’s changing our world for the better. Dry January and its partner charities …

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An exclusive New Balance offer with Virgin Money Giving

Kick start your Virgin Money London Marathon fundraising in the New Year and you’ll receive an exclusive fundraising reward! With Christmas out of the way and the new year looming, the marathon is edging closer so now is a great time to kick start your fundraising. Not only do people who start their fundraising early tend to raise more, but …

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Making Dreams Come True by trekking the Arctic Circle

In January 2018, a team of six will trek 100km through the Arctic Circle, braving sub-zero temperatures, pulling their own equipment without huskies or snowmobiles. The challenge will be arduous, it will be painful and it will be exhausting but one thing will keep the team going throughout these trying conditions; raising money for Dreams Come True. The team is …

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Virgin Money Giving: Fees and transparency

In recent years we have seen a huge increase in digital giving as charities and fundraisers are increasingly creative in how they use platforms such as Virgin Money Giving to drive donations. Sites like Virgin Money Giving allow fundraisers to reach out to their whole network easily and quickly as they can integrate their fundraising into their social media and …

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