Tag Archives: Virgin Money Giving

Going the extra mile for Dementia Revolution

Our colleague David is taking part in the Liverpool Nightrider Challenge on 14 July to raise funds for Dementia Revolution, our Corporate Charity Partner. The Nightrider Challenge kicks of at 10:30pm and is a 100km overnight cycle ride through Liverpool, finishing around 5am the following morning. David is a keen cyclist and has taken part in a similar event before: I …

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“We are all stories in the end. Just make it a good one” – Paul Morris’s story

We shared the story of Paul Morris who was diagnosed with terminal oesophageal and liver cancer. We were saddened to hear that Paul passed away at the end of March. #TeamMoz left the following statement on the Team Moz Facebook page. Whilst we’re all reeling in shock, everyone is unanimous that Paul would have wanted to carry on raising as much …

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How to fundraise using video

Video is a great way to tell impactful stories on social media, making it a fantastic tool for fundraising. Ben Matthews, director at charity marketing agency Montfort, shares his tips on how to make and publish videos that will inspire and engage your existing supporters – and help you find new ones… Tell your story People want to know why …

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Inspirational Films that show everyone can change the world…One Challenge at a time

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As part of our #onechallenge campaign we are sharing these eleven inspirational five minute films that showcase personal insights into the motivations and challenges of leading athletes. Each of the women in the films speak about the challenges they have faced as Women In Sport and how taking these challenges on have positively impacted their life. We hope that these …

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Everyone can change the world…One challenge at a time

WiS rowing

When athlete talks to athlete all kinds of truths are revealed. That was the goal of the #OneChallenge film series, produced by Virgin Money Giving and the Women’s Sport Trust. To be a spectator, fly-on-wall style, to the great novelty of some of GB’s greatest female athletes being given the opportunity to discuss issues like body image, motivation, parenthood, ideal …

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Let’s talk about… crowdfunding

Let’s talk about… the future of online giving

Jo Barnett, Executive Director of Virgin Money Giving, looks at how crowdfunding is changing the face of online giving. There is little doubt that crowdfunding is transforming the way people give. If you’d have told me five years ago that people would donate tens of thousands online to strangers who they’d never met and only read about, with no way of knowing what …

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Glasgow Lounge: Virgin Money Giving Charity Open Day

The Glasgow Lounge invites you along to our Virgin Money Giving Charity open day on 25 July to see how we could make your charity better off. Virgin Money Giving is our 100% not-for-profit fundrasing website which aims to help charities raise more. It’s for individuals and charities of all sizes and offers many features such as: collecting and passing …

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More to see and do at Expo

Before you reach the Virgin Money Fundraising Lounge at the London Marathon Expo, you will have the chance to visit a great many fantastic stalls and things to do. Before you do anything don’t forget to collect your running number at the desks… you cant miss them! Now, you will probably have your running kit already but if not you …

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