Team Ben Hammond
Raising money and awareness to support annual heart screenings for young people
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.
2019 Cake Sale
Saturday 9 March 2019, Wittersham Village Hall
2019 London Marathon
28 April 2019 Phil Sweatman from the Team Ben Hammond Team is running the London Marathon for Cardiac Risk in the Young. Please donate here https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/PhilSweatman1
... and the Brighton Marathon on the14 April too!
Heart Screening days at Homewood School
Thursday 28 Feb 2019 FULL
Wednesday 29 May 2019 FULL
Saturday 18 Jan 2020
Saturday 9 May 2020
Saturday 3 Oct 2020
Cake sales, fundraising quizzes, marathons & races, beer festivals, screening days, information talks and stands, & much more. Well done Team Ben Hammond & everyone who has helped/donated