Tag Archives: Virgin Money Giving

Scouts go digital with Virgin Money Giving

We’re delighted to announce that the Scout Association has made Virgin Money Giving its preferred fundraising platform, enabling them to promote their fundraising and receive donations online. The Scouts are the UK’s biggest mixed youth organisation. They change lives by offering fun and challenging activities and everyday adventure to children up and down the country. Scouting exists to engage and …

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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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Tim Hutchen has won £25,000 for Starlight with MasterCard and Virgin Money Giving

Children’s charity Starlight is £25,000 better off thanks to Tim Hutchen being named the winner of the Virgin Money Giving MasterCard £25,000 donation giveaway. Any donation made to a Virgin Money London Marathon fundraiser’s Virgin Money Giving page using a MasterCard® was entered into a prize draw and of the thousands of donations made, Tim was the lucky recipient. Tim, from …

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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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Virgin Money Giving named official fundraising partner of Swim Serpentine

On 24 – 25 September, around 6,000 people will take to the Serpentine in Hyde Park to take part in London’s brand new swimming event, Swim Serpentine and Virgin Money Giving are delighted to have been named official fundraising partner for the event. Organised by London Marathon Events in partnership with British Swimming, Swim Serpentine is a new two-day open …

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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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Innovation and Product Development

Virgin Money London Haymarket Lounge

Over the course of my career so far I have worked with some very interesting people including both Fred Goodwin and Sir Richard Branson. I remember listening to Fred present at a session in Edinburgh around the year 2000 and saying that he was sure that there were no new innovations left in financial services. I remember how disappointed I …

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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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