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14 Generous Guests Pledged to give Beneficiary Spencer New Legs

Last week the Matt Hampson Foundation held its annual Six Nations Dinner. After seeing Beneficiary Spencer Watts walking on the incredible ReWalk system, 14 of the Foundations most generous supporters pledged to help purchase one for Spencer. Watch Sp…
Last week the Matt Hampson Foundation held its annual Six Nations Dinner. After seeing Beneficiary Spencer Watts walking on the incredible ReWalk system, 14 of the Foundations… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/03/14-generous-guests-pledged-give-beneficiary-spencer-new-legs/

Six Nations Dinner 2017 SMASHES all previous records!

950 guests packed out Battersea Evolution, London last night for the annual Six Nations Dinner in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation. Smashing the previous attendance record by nearly 200 guests! It's estimated that the Dinner raised around £400,000 last …
950 guests packed out Battersea Evolution, London last night for the annual Six Nations Dinner in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation. Smashing the previous attendance record by… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/03/six-nations-dinner-2017-smashes-all-previous-records/

Trustee Julian Evans to Climb Mount Everest!

Matt Hampson Foundation Trustee Julian Evans will climb three quarters of Mount Everest in April. Evans will climb to an altitude of 7045m on Everest’s North Col and Lhakpa Ri which is roughly three quarters of the altitude of the highest peak. Last…
Matt Hampson Foundation Trustee Julian Evans will climb three quarters of Mount Everest in April. Evans will climb to an altitude of 7045m on Everest’s North Col and Lhakpa Ri… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/02/trustee-julian-evans-climb-mount-everest/

Premiership Assistant Referee Nigel Carrick to take on the Marathon Des Sables for the Foundation!

Aviva Premiership Assistant Referee Nigel Carrick will take on the gruelling Marathon Des Sables for the Matt Hampson Foundation!
Aviva Premiership Assistant Referee Nigel Carrick will take on the gruelling Marathon Des Sables for the Matt Hampson Foundation! This April, instead of running the line, Nigel… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/02/premiership-assistant-referee-nigel-carrick-take-marathon-de-sables-foundation/

Prop Hop Returns for 2017 Six Nations!

The scrum-ptious golden beer is back again for the Six Nations! Adnams Prop Hop, the golden beer made with English hops is back for a limited time only during the Six Nations. Adnams first brewed Prop Hop during the 2015 Rugby World Cup to celebrate…
The scrum-ptious golden beer is back again for the Six Nations! Adnams Prop Hop, the golden beer made with English hops is back for a limited time only during the Six Nations.… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/prop-hop-returns-2017-six-nations/

Aberdovey Bike Ride raises £10,000 for the Foundation

19 riders took part in the 2016 event for the Matt Hampson Foundation and raised an astonishing amount, totalling over £10,000. The Aberdovey bike ride started in 1994 when Police officers from Wolverhampton made the 104 mile journey to the Welsh coast…
19 riders took part in the 2016 event for the Matt Hampson Foundation and raised an astonishing amount, totalling over £10,000. The Aberdovey bike ride started in 1994 when… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/aberdovey-bike-ride-raises-10000-foundation/

Dan Cole & Marcos Ayerza Announced as Matt Hampson Foundation Ambassadors!

The Leicester Tigers veterans have agreed to officially become ambassadors of the Matt Hampson Foundation. Marcos has supported the Foundation for many years including selecting the Foundation as one of the charities to benefit from his Testimonial las…
The Leicester Tigers veterans have agreed to officially become ambassadors of the Matt Hampson Foundation. Marcos has supported the Foundation for many years including… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2017/01/dan-cole-marcos-ayerza-announced-matt-hampson-foundation-ambassadors/

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/