Team Ben Hammond

Team Ben Hammond
Tenterden, Kent TN30
United Kingdom


Team Ben Hammond is dedicated to fundraising in memory of Ben Hammond a local boy who went to Homewood School in Tenterden.

Ben was an inspirational 15 year old whose life was suddenly cut short when he passed away on 4th July 2016 of a Coronary Artery Anomaly. Ben had previously been a fit, strong, determined and fun loving boy. He loved being outdoors and enjoyed cycling, walking, camping, scouting, photography and working on a local farm. The great outdoors was his passion. He was heading for a career in farming which he was dedicated to and passionate about

We are fundraising to raise money for the charity CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) to screen local young people for undiagnosed heart conditions. Our events will include cake sales, quiz nights, golf days, beer festivals and more. Phil and Nick also ran the London Marathon 2017 in memory of Ben, and CRY
Cake Sale
Phil Sweatman - London Marathon
22 April 2018
Read Phil's story and donate here
18 May 2018
Beer Festival
8-10 June 2018
Screening days
3rd & 4th April 2018 & 3 dates in 2019 at Homewood School.
These are open to anyone aged 14-35 years. Details of how to book onto a screening day will be released in the New Year. Thank you to everyone who has supported us over the last year, either from donating money, attending our fundraising events or helping to run one of our fundraising events. We are now in a position to screen 500 young people.
Raised so far £34,678 ... what an amazing amount!
Well done Team Ben Hammond & everyone who has helped/donated
Team Ben Hammond Cake Sale
4 March 2017, 10am-1pm
The George, Bethersden,TN26 3AG
£1,650 raised - thank you everyone 
London Marathon for CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young)
Sunday 23 April 2017
Phil Sweatman and Nick Vincent ran the London Marathon on 23rd April 2017 in support of Team Ben Hammond  
£7,195.79 raised including gift aid to 13/5/17 - thank you everyone
Team Ben Hammond Quiz Night
12 May 2017 High Halden
A sold out event!
£787 raised, thank you everyone
Team Ben Hammond Beer Festival
9-11 June 2017
The George, Bethersden,TN26 3AG
3 day beer festival. Team Ben Hammond's first ever Beer Festival including live music, hotdogs and burgers!
£3,500 raised, thank you everyone
Cushions, Cake & Cuppa
23 June 2017
£156 raised from cake & a cuppa, thank you
Goudhurst School
Raised £800, thank you
Triatholon Day at Leeds Castle
£500 raised, thank you 
High Halden Brownies
Fundraising, thank you
Tentertainment 30 June - 2 July 2017
Saturday & Sunday stall at Tentertainment with a John Deer tractor, also ex Homewood pupil Sally Millen sang for Team Ben Hammond on the main stage on Sunday 
£1,968.25 raised, thank you 
South Coast Challenge
27 August 2017.  In memory of Ben Hammond we walked 100km continuously in the South coast challenge. Please support us. Money raised will go towards screening local young hearts for undiagnosed abnormalities. 
£4,358 raised including gift aid to 19/9/17, thank you 


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