Tag Archives: charity

Edinburgh: Dream Big Raffle

Join us in the Edinburgh Lounge on 12 April from 6pm till 8pm for our Dream Big Raffle draw. From February to April, the Edinburgh Lounge hold a raffle for all of our customers with a suggested donation per ticket. On 12 April, we will pull the winning tickets and announce the prizes won! All proceeds go towards our corporate charity, …

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Norwich: Bake Sale and Awareness Day for Age UK

On Saturday 25th March, we have the pleasure of being joined in the Norwich Lounge by the lovely volunteers from Age UK who will be holding a Bake Sale and Awareness Day. Please pop in to support the team from Age UK and treat yourself to a cake. They’ll be happy to tell you a little bit about the charity. …

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Norwich: National Kidney Federation Quiz Night

On Friday 10 March we have the National Kidney Federation Quiz Night in the Norwich Lounge. Please contact the Norwich Lounge on 01603-610538 to book your team’s place. (Team’s of 5/6 people please) Feel free to bring a bottle – we’ll supply the nibbles. £5 per person with all proceeds going to the National Kidney Federation charity.

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Norwich: National Kidney Federation Awareness Days

On Friday 10 and Saturday 11 March we will be joined in the Norwich Lounge by the volunteers from the National Kidney Federation who are raising awareness of this fantastic charity and the support that they provide to kidney patients and their families. Please pop in and buy a raffle ticket in aid of this great charity.

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Sheffield Lounge: Pedal The Pennines

Join us in the Sheffield Lounge on 1 and 2 March as the team and customers Pedal the Pennines for Breast Cancer Care. We need you to help us to complete the 350km Trans Pennines Trail from a static bike within the Lounge. ​It all takes place in the Lounge on 1 and 2 March 2017, between 9.00am and 5.00pm and on specialist …

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Manchester Lounge: Pedal the Pennines

Join us in the Manchester Lounge on 1 and 2 March as the team Pedal the Pennines for Breast Cancer Care. We need you to help us to complete the 350km Trans Pennines Trail from a static bike within the Lounge. ​It all takes place in the Lounge on 1 and 2 March 2017, between 9.00am and 5.00pm and on specialist Wattbikes. The race …

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Lights, Camera… Action at Virgin Money

Virgin Money Lounges… what’s the catch? As the manager of the first ever Virgin Money Lounge this was a question I was asked time and time again. We were a new bank that was introducing a new concept to the high-street, it made perfect sense to us but for those outside the business it was a tricky concept. We were offering …

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Prince Harry talks Heads Together at Virgin Money

Prince Harry Heads Together

Virgin Money’s Charity of the Year, Heads Together, which is spearheaded by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, aims to start millions of conversations on mental health, to reduce the stigma and normalise discussions around mental health. We were delighted to welcome Prince Harry to our offices in Gosforth today, after a quick training session in Newcastle, to …

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The Virgin Money Foundation Ripple Fund

The Virgin Money Foundation is delighted to announce the first grants awarded under its new Ripple Fund. Virgin Money Foundation backs people and organisations whose aim is to tackle social and economic disadvantage in their communities by investing both the financial and non-financial resources of the Foundation in their work. The first three grants under the Ripple Fund have been awarded, two to …

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Life savers on the move sponsored by Virgin Money

At Virgin Money we love to contribute to our local communities and have recently collaborated with St John Scotland and Edinburgh Trams on the new initiative to bring public defibrillators to Edinburgh.  Through funds raised by  St John Scotland and further funding provided by local businesses, Edinburgh now has access to these life saving machines. Initially, the defibrillators were to be placed at tram stops …

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