Virgin Money Giving News

Looking back at an inspiring year of Giving

2016 has certainly been a busy year and for many, very much an emotional rollercoaster. It’s the time of year we all reflect on what’s been and gone, but more importantly what difference we can all make to the New Year ahead. So, in the spirit of sharing the love, here’s some great examples of how people have collectively come …

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Virgin Money Giving fundraisers set to smash record at 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon

Marathon Runners

Not only will the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon see the millionth finisher cross the line, it is also set to see Virgin Money Giving smash all previous fundraising records linked to the race. With just under a week to go until the big event, Virgin Money Giving has announced that runners taking part in this year’s London Marathon on …

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Fundraising for Someone Special

There are many things which can spark a person to fundraise and often it’s very personal. When you lose someone close or someone close is receiving treatment for illness or injury, the people involved can often be left feeling helpless and fundraising can be a way to actively offer support during this difficult time. With Virgin Money Giving you can create a …

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‘Tech for Good’ at Campus North with Virgin Money Giving

Virgin Money Giving has joined forces with the region’s biggest tech hub, Campus North, to bring together creative minds, technical experts and entrepreneurs in a ‘Tech for Good’ weekend. Their mission is to create innovative new ways to encourage online charitable giving through Virgin Money Giving and to help fundraisers optimise their potential, so that great charities like NSPCC can …

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Virgin Money to Sponsor London Marathon until 2020

As Virgin Money Giving celebrates its sixth birthday, it announces the continuation of London Marathon sponsorship until the 40th marathon. With over £344 million – £417 million including Gift Aid – donated through the fundraising website since 2009, charities are better off with an estimated extra £12.8 million going to causes compared to the same amount raised on Just Giving. It …

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Virgin Money Giving at the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon

Virgin Money London Marathon £250m

The Virgin Money London Marathon just keeps on breaking records, as it was revealed that a whopping £22.1 million has been raised through Virgin Money Giving at the 2015 event, and that number continues to rise with donations still coming in. This means that the average amount raised per active Virgin Money Giving fundraiser was just under £1,600. Due to its not-for-profit business …

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Virgin Money London Marathon fundraisers raise over £250Million

Virgin Money London Marathon £250m

When Virgin was announced as the title sponsor of the London Marathon in 2010, the ambition was to work together to reach a charity fundraising target of £1/4 billion in five years. We are now pleased to announce that this figure has been broken, with the total raised for charity in the five years of Virgin Money sponsorship now standing …

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Award-winning Virgin Money Giving

Virgin Money Giving wins award

We were thrilled last week to be invited to the 19th annual Tommy’s Awards. A few of our Team put on their gladrags and made their way to the Landmark Hotel in London on Friday 21 March for a delicious lunch and were even more surprised to win their Community Diamond Award. Tommy’s are a charity that help fund research …

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Virgin Money Giving official launch

On Wednesday 14th October Virgin Money Giving had its official launch. The morning began on Potters Field in London under the view of Tower Bridge. We’d set up a stage and borrowed a London Routemaster Bus to help set the scene. Following Virgin’s sponsorship of the London Marathon it seemed only right to mark the occasion by getting together and …

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