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Marathon magic runs in our family

More Virgin Money London Marathon runners fundraise with us than any other platform. We offer an experience you can’t get anywhere else. Join us for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon to raise more.

Support your Marathon fundraisers with our 2020 toolkit and more

What’s on offer for your supporters

As the official fundraising partner of the Virgin Money London Marathon, fundraising in our family unlocks benefit you can’t get anywhere else. Here’s six reasons for your supporters to create their fundraising page with us.

1. Unique marathon rewards

Marathon experiences, including an upgraded VIP start place, a night in the Tower Hotel and seats in the Lead Car and Grandstand for your supporters.

2. Special discounts from our partners

Members of our Virgin Money London Marathon family get to share the love with exclusive offers and prizes from other Virgin companies and our partners including Virgin Experience Days, Virgin Wines, New Balance and Virgin Active gyms.

3. Monthly rewards and competitions

We want to celebrate runners in our family. That’s why every month we will be picking a fundraiser of the month and rewarding them with something very special.

4. Free events across the country

We’re getting out and about offering Virgin Money London Marathon family members the chance to attend workshops, talks and trainer fittings. See you out there.

5. Heaps of help and advice on our Fundraising Hub

Inspire your supporters with fundraising ideas, tips, tools and stories to help them hit their fundraising goal.

6. Easier donations on marathon day on the official app – exclusive!

Only with us can your supporters have their friends and family track their progress around the course on race day and donate to their page directly from the Virgin Money London Marathon app.

Check out our marketing toolkit - you can download assets to help promote fundraising with us for the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon to your supporters.

Your charity marketing toolkit

How much you’ll save with Donor Covers Fee

Use our calculator to work out how much you’ll save using us for the Virgin Money London Marathon.

Some fundraising websites claim to be free, but still leave charities with no choice but to pay card fees, Gift Aid fees and monthly fees. We’ve become the only fundraising platform to let donors cover 100% of fees of behalf of charities. We now expect most of your donations for the Virgin Money London Marathon to be fee free, meaning more money goes direct to your good cause.

Savings calculator

How to keep in touch with the campaign

We’ll send you regular monthly emails so you know what’s going out to your supporters, and we’ll also be keeping you updated with all our activity on our Twitter feed @VMGforCharities

Keep track of how your supporters are using us

Keep track of your supporters who are fundraising with us – make use of our new reporting tools which are now faster quicker and easier to use.

Reporting tools

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