Tag Archives: charities

The perfect pitch email to the media

You may have already read our article ‘The secret to having your charity covered by the media’, where we talked through some of the ways that charities spread the word to the world via press, radio and TV. Well here we have a Takeaway resource to help you create the perfect email to pitch your story to the media; you …

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Inside Charity X: Brain & Spine Foundation

 Andrew Cater, Community and Events Fundraiser at Brain & Spine Foundation  on what makes the charity tick.   Can you explain what Brain & Spine Foundation does in seven words? Provide information and support on neurological problems. And what you do in your role in three… Inspire our fundraisers. What’s the best thing the Brain & Spine Foundation has ever spent money …

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The perfect pitch email to the media

You may have already read in The Knowledge section, ‘How to get your charity covered by the media’, which has given you a useful insight into how to spread the word to the world via press, radio and TV. Now you can download a useful Takeaway resource to help you create the perfect email to pitch your story to the …

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How to get your charity covered by the media

Tim Arthur, Creative Director at Virgin Money, gives us his six-point plan for the perfect way to get the media talking about your charity Tim Arthur is a man who knows how to get the word out in the media. Before taking on his current role as Creative Director of Virgin Money, he worked as CEO of media company Time …

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Let’s talk about… the London Marathon

Jo Barnett, Executive Director of Virgin Money Giving, looks at how charities of every size can capitalise on the largest annual fundraising event in the world. The Virgin Money London Marathon is the one event every charity should be able to leverage to drive donations. The event has such a strong association with fundraising that even runners who get a …

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Manchester: Calling all charities

On 19 October, the Manchester Lounge is holding a very special event for existing Virgin Money Giving users and new charities to come and find out more about how we can make them better off. We will be joined by a Virgin Money Giving expert, Account Manager Michael Hatton, who is going to run through the benefits including social media use and the different …

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