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Dylan Hartley Testimonial to Benefit the Matt Hampson Foundation

England Captain and Foundation Ambassador Dylan Hartley has chosen the Matt Hampson Foundation as one of three charities that will benefit from his Testimonial year. Dylan has served 10 years at Northampton Saints and will be celebrating with a testim…
England Captain and Foundation Ambassador Dylan Hartley has chosen the Matt Hampson Foundation as one of three charities that will benefit from his Testimonial year. Dylan has… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/dylan-hartley-testimonial-benefit-matt-hampson-foundation/

Foundation Announces Danny Cipriani as Newest Ambassador

The Matt Hampson Foundation is delighted to announce Danny Cipriani as its newest Ambassador! The Wasps fly-half, entering the 10th year of his professional career, joins teammate James Haskell as an ambassador of the Leicestershire based charity after…
The Matt Hampson Foundation is delighted to announce Danny Cipriani as its newest Ambassador! The Wasps fly-half, entering the 10th year of his professional career, joins… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/foundation-announces-danny-cipriani-newest-ambassador/

Veseyans Rugby Club Raise £2880 for the Foundation

Young members of the West Midlands based rugby club raised nearly £3000 for the Matt Hampson Foundation
Veseyans Rugby and Sports Club members raised £2880 for the Matt Hampson Foundation.  Raising funds through selling the Matt Hampson Foundation wristband packs, the minis… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/veseyans-rugby-club-raise-2880-foundation/

Happy New Year! Read Our 2016 Review here

Read our review of 2016 and how to get involved in 2017!
Happy New Year!  2016 was a massive year for the Foundation and this year promises to be even better! Download our Review of 2016 by clicking here to hear from Matt, read… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/happy-new-year-read-our-2016-review-here/

Under The Posts Dinner Raises £6000 for the Foundation

The Under the Posts Dinner on Thursday night raised £6000 for the Matt Hampson Foundation
An exclusive dinner with 140 guests rises over £6000 for the Matt Hampson Foundation last night. The Under the Posts Dinner held at Balls Brothers raised valuable funds for the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/12/under-posts-dinner-raises-6000-foundation/

Hambo Gives His Talk at the Home of the Game!

Matt Hampson gave his Get Busy Living talk at Rugby School last night to a packed our assembly hall!
Matt Hampson gave his Get Busy Living talk at Rugby School last night to a packed our assembly hall!  Hambo expressed great pleasure at being invited to Rugby School, the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/12/hambo-gives-his-talk-home-game/

Henry Fraser Calendar on Sale in Sainsbury’s

Henry Fraser’s Mouth Art calendar is now on sale at your local Sainsbury’s! Beneficiary and Ambassador, Henry Fraser, is an accomplished mouth artist. Injured in 2009, Henry rekindled his love of art last year, despite his paralysis. Holding a paintbru…
Henry Fraser’s Mouth Art calendar is now on sale at your local Sainsbury’s! Beneficiary and Ambassador, Henry Fraser, is an accomplished mouth artist. Injured in 2009, Henry… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/11/henry-fraser-calendar-sale-sainsburys/

Foundation Officially Breaks Ground for Get Busy Living Centre

Ground has officially been broken this morning as the Foundation begins the construction of the road that will link the existing Twyford Road to the site of the Get Busy Living Centre. The Foundation team were joined by partners of the Centre; Wilmott …
Ground has officially been broken this morning as the Foundation begins the construction of the road that will link the existing Twyford Road to the site of the Get Busy Living… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/11/foundation-officially-breaks-ground-get-busy-living-centre/

Walking 2000 Miles across Central America for the Foundation!

Walking 2000 Miles across Central America for the Foundation! Foundation supporter Jo Symanowski is walking almost 2000 miles from Belize City to Panama City! Rutland native, Jo, is supporting the Foundation and Cancer Research by raising sponsorshi…
Walking 2000 Miles across Central America for the Foundation! Foundation supporter Jo Symanowski is walking almost 2000 miles from Belize City to Panama City! Rutland… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/11/walking-2000-miles-across-central-america-foundation/

ProCon Awards Dinner Raises £7000

The ProCon Leicestershire Awards are the county’s biggest celebration of the built environment and the people who develop, design and construct winning developments. Last weeks event was the fourteenth year and the Matt Hampson Foundation was selected as…
The ProCon Leicestershire Awards are the county’s biggest celebration of the built environment and the people who develop, design and construct winning developments. Last weeks… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/11/procon-awards-dinner-raises-7000/

Leanne Gilroy Art Exhibition raises £4,750 for the Foundation!

Leanne Gilroy's Art Exhibition in Rugby throughout September raised £4750 for the Matt Hampson Foundation!
Leanne Gilroy's Art Exhibition in Rugby throughout September raised £4750 for the Matt Hampson Foundation! Leanne's rugby themed artworks including Jonah Lomu, Joe Marler and… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/11/leanne-gilroy-art-exhibiton-raises-4750-foundation/

Hambo's Hooch is Here!

Charnwood Brewery and Steamin Billy have teamed up to create a delicious new Ruby Craft Beer in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation. 25p from every pint of the limited edition beer sold in Steamin Billy pubs around the Leicestershire county will be don…
Charnwood Brewery and Steamin Billy have teamed up to create a delicious new Ruby Craft Beer in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation. 25p from every pint of the limited edition… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/11/hambos-hooch-here/

Tigers Show Great Support for #teamgeorge

Leicester Tigers showed brilliant support for Team George this weekend!
Leicester Tigers showed some brilliant support for #teamgeorge on Sunday during their match with Racing. Foundation Ambassador Manu Tuilagi was amongst many Tigers players past… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/tigers-show-great-support-teamgeorge/

A Big Thank You to the XVIth Warrior Supporters Group

Glasgow Warrior supporters group the XVIth Warrior raised an impressive amount in a single day during the Leicester Tigers visit in the Champions Cup
Last week the Leicester Tigers travelled up to Glasgow to take on the Warriors in the Champions Cup. In the spirit of the game, the XVIth Warrior Supporters Group decided to raise… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/big-thank-you-xvith-warrior-supporters-group/

Ho Chi Minh to Angkor Wat for the Foundation

Ho Chi Minh to Angkor Wat for the Foundation Foundation Supporter Dolly Maude travelled nearly 1000k from Vietnam’s second city Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) to the temples of Angkor Wat in Cambodia by bicycle. Battling against the elements, Dolly and a do…
Foundation Supporter Dolly Maude travelled nearly 1000k from Vietnam’s second city Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) to the temples of Angkor Wat in Cambodia by bicycle. Battling against… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/ho-chi-minh-angkor-wat-foundation-foundation-supporter-dolly-maude-travelled-nearly-1000k-vietnams-second-city-ho-chi-minh-saigo/

Melton & Belvoir Schools Get Busy Living Challenge

All the children had a fabulous time being active and managed to raise £273 for the Matt Hampson Foundation to help support athletes injured through sport
Children from Swallowdale Primary School had a great time this week getting active and raising money for the Matt Hampson Foundation. All 350 children took part in a 'fun run'… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/melton-belvoir-schools-get-busy-living-challenge/

Steamin’ Billy Complete the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge!

Team members from the Steamin’ Billy Group from Head Office and 5 pubs completed the Yorkshire 3 peaks challenge on October the 11th. The team covered 25 miles over 10 hours and climbed over 5000 feet of hills to raise funds for the Matt Hampson Founda…
Steamin' Billy completed yet another challenge in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation this week! Team members from the Steamin’ Billy Group from Head Office and 5 pubs completed… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/steamin-billy-complete-yorkshire-3-peaks-challenge/

Coast to Coast and Climbing 8000ft for the Foundation

Ian Camm, father of beneficiary Rob Camm, along with a group of “50 something’s” cycled from Morecambe to the Pennines and on to Bridlington.. Money raised will support Rob in his pursuit of a career in law. Rob recently took part in work experience at…
Ian and Mike Camm, father and uncle respectively of beneficiary Rob Camm, along with a group of “50 something’s” cycled from Morecambe to the Pennines and on to Bridlington..… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/coast-coast-and-climbing-8000ft-foundation/

Foundation Launches Henry Fraser Mouth Art Calendar

The Foundation is delighted to announce the launch of our 2017 Calendar featuring incredible mouth illustrations from beneficiary Henry Fraser. Featuring 12 of Henry’s best works of British sport heroes such as Ellie Simmonds, Bobby Moore and Andy Murr…
The Foundation is delighted to announce the launch of our NEW Calendar featuring incredible mouth illustrations from beneficiary Henry Fraser ready for 2017! Featuring 12 of… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/foundation-launches-henry-fraser-mouth-art-calendar/

Pre-Order your Matt Hampson Foundation Fine Art Calendar NOW!

Pre-orders for the Tigers naked calendar are now OPEN! What are you waiting for? Each year the Tigers boys do their bit for the Foundation by stripping off for our calendar! This year Matt Tait, Peter Betham, Telusa Vieanu and Freddie Burns are alread…
Pre-orders for the Tigers naked calendar are now OPEN! What are you waiting for? Each year the Tigers boys do their bit for the Foundation by stripping off for our calendar!… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2016/10/pre-order-your-matt-hampson-foundation-fine-art-calendar-now/