Tag Archives: Charity Insider

How our charities are promoting their cause with our donate buttons

Donate button example

We recently created a brand new helpguide to make it easier for you to promote your charity, so you can send your supporters exactly where they need to go in just one simple click. For example, you can create your own deeplinks to support appeals for monthly £10 donations, or build a new community of fundraisers for your event – …

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How to keep your charity safe from cyber-crime in 2019


We caught up with our Security Threat Intelligence Analyst, Martin Giles, on how you can keep your charity safe from cyber-crime. Plus he shared where you can find useful resources to assess where the risks are, and how you can protect your charity against them. In a digital world where we rely heavily on data, cyber-attacks are becoming an even …

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CRY testimonial: why we’d recommend Virgin Money Giving to other charities

We caught up with Beth Cox (left), Community Fundraising Coordinator, and Rhianne Watson (right), Events Fundraising Coordinator, at Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) to get their views on using Virgin Money Giving for their online fundraising…                 “We’ve definitely seen a boost in fundraising since using Virgin Money Giving. Last year was …

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All new features for November – Virgin Money Giving

Our team has been working hard all year to make your experience of using Virgin Money Giving even better. We’ve rebuilt the fundraiser and donor journeys, given our website a brand new look and feel, added Reporting BETA and started rolling out Donor Covers Fee (this will be live for all our charities over the coming weeks). And it’s not even …

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Whizz-Kidz testimonial: why Virgin Money Giving came out top


Charlotte Ulett, Events Fundraising Officer at Whizz-Kidz: “What would I say to a charity thinking of working with Virgin Money Giving? I would say they should definitely do it. We had worked with Virgin Money Giving alongside other fundraising platforms for a long time, but this year we decided to go with them exclusively. We considered what was good for …

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Duchenne UK testimonial: how Virgin Money Giving shares our ideals

Head of Communications, Duchenne UK – Molly Hunt: “In the past five years Duchenne UK has raised over £10 million and 90 percent of that is spent directly on research into Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy DMD. To do that we have to stay lean and keep our overheads low, so we have a small team and pick our partners carefully. We …

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School of Hard Knocks: From starting out to becoming £1 million charity

School of Hard Knocks

Are you knocking on the door of starting and growing a successful charity? CEO, Ken Cowen from the School of Hard Knocks shared how they found opportunities to mature and thrive, so they can help individuals on the edge find meaning in life through rugby. We joined Ken at FSI’s ‘In Conversation’ breakfast. He shared that he didn’t intend to …

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Through the keyhole at Teenage Cancer Trust

Have you ever wished you could go through-the-keyhole style and have a peek into the workings of fellow charities? Well we have been lucky enough to be invited into the worlds of some fantastic charities and today we are delighted to bring you Joanna Sullivan, Head of Mass Participation at Teenage Cancer Trust, who talked us through life at the …

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