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Chris Gibbs’ story – raising funds on an epic trip in memory of his son

We caught up with fundraiser Chris Gibbs on his epic challenge to raise funds for Royal Stoke and Birmingham Children’s Hospital in memory of his son Thiago

20th November 2020

The benefits of decluttering your home

Why decluttering your home is good for the mind, body, soul and charity

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

Jo’s story: how I raised £21,000 for NE Youth in lockdown

Jo Shallcross shares how she followed in her Dad’s footsteps, and raised £21,000 for NE Youth in lockdown.

Virgin Money Giving | Video

Gear up for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2020: the tech race

This 40th running of the Virgin Money London Marathon is going to be a little different.

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Your downloadable quiz night fundraiser

Looking for how to host a quiz night for your next fundraiser? Here’s our ready-made quiz questions and answer sheets, so all you need are guests and a venue.

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

Understanding the emotional journey of fundraising

How to prepare for the highs and lows

Marcus Webb | 5 mins read

How to avoid virtual event calamity

Key points to help you sidestep the pitfalls of internet-based fundraising

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

How to host a socially distanced fundraising event

The coronavirus outbreak has posed a unique challenge to fundraisers – how can you hold fundraising events while keeping yourself and those around you safe?

Virgin Money Giving | 4 mins read

#SaveOurCharities - how fundraising in the UK has changed after lockdown

The highs, the lows and how you can #ShareTheFundraisingSpirit

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

How to fundraise without leaving the house

Fantastic ideas to raise funds and awareness for charity from home

Virgin Money Giving | 4 mins read

Unique charity fundraising ideas that work

Over 50 of your best tried and tested fundraising ideas from Random Acts of Kindness Week

Virgin Money Giving | 4 mins read

Fundraising hero of the month: Sarah Gilbert

How Sarah’s friends and family helped her rocket to Mencap’s top 10 Marathon fundraisers

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Fundraising heroes: How I worked with local businesses to raise £24,565 for the National Autistic Society

How to fundraise through your work network

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Fundraising heroes: Judith and Paul Kippax

Our VIP winner shares her marathon fundraising history

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Heroes run in our family: Stuart Chalmer's story

Newbie marathon-fundraiser Stuart shares his story for Afasic

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Fundraising heroes: How I raised £4,000 through social media and hosting events

How fundraising helped ballot runner Amy run 26.2 miles

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Fundraising heroes: How we raised £9,000 as a team and honoured our friend in the process

How Super Lou’s Ladies teamed up for Brain Research UK

Virgin Money Giving | 3 mins read

Heroes run in our family: Luke Uzoziri’s story

Luke shares his fundraising story for Mind, in honour of his Mum

Virgin Money Giving | 5 mins read

How To Fundraise: 5 Easy Ways To Fundraise

Great inspiration from real fundraisers

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

The psychology of giving – and how fundraisers can learn from it

Creating that ‘warm glow’ could help you raise more

4 mins read

Peter’s fundraising story

“I ran 44 marathons, in 44 countries, in 44 days”

3 mins read

The Insider’s Guide To Marathon Training And Fundraising

Top 5 tips from the experts

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

Jackie's fundraising story

“So many people will want to help you make a difference”

2 mins read

Baasit’s Virgin Money London Marathon story

The Gogglebox star shares his experience

3 mins read

Dementia won’t stop me running a marathon

Sue took up running when she was diagnosed with vascular dementia

Dementia Revolution

Heidi’s Virgin Money London Marathon story

“Make sure you enjoy the journey”

3 mins read

Introducing Colin: The Man in the Big Pink Dress

Our guru Colin shares his tips for first timers

Colin Plews | 4 mins

Jonathan’s fundraising story

Tips on how to be your charity’s hero

4 mins read

Michael’s Virgin Money London Marathon story

“The best part is crossing the starting line”

3 mins read

Rachel Kneller's blog

An update on my fundraising journey

Rachel Kneller | 2 mins read

Insiders Guide On How To Run A Marathon

Tips from runners to help get you better prepared

5 mins read

Rachel Kneller's blog

An update on my marathon journey

Rachel Kneller | 2 mins read

The Dementia Revolution is here

Introducing Barbara's Revolutionaries

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

Your memories of Virgin Money London Marathon race day

Five runners share their lasting moments

2 mins read

Competition Winner's Story

Virgin Money London Marathon fundraiser shares his excitement of winning an exclusive Virgin Money Giving prize

Virgin Money Giving | 2 mins read

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