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Thank You Adnams!

To commemorate the Rugby World Cup 2015, Adnams produced PropHop. The golden beer raised money and awareness for the Matt Hampson Foundation throughout the World Cup.
To commemorate the Rugby World Cup 2015, Adnams produced PropHop, a rugby themed golden beer with an orange twist. The golden beer raised money and awareness for the Matt… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/11/thank-you-adnams/

RugbyQuest the ultimate rugby quiz to beat your mates!

Rugby fans can now prove how much they really know about Rugby while also helping to raise money for sports charity, the Matt Hampson Foundation. By downloading and playing ‘RugbyQuest’ – a new interactive Rugby quiz app – fans will be helping raise aw…
Rugby fans can now prove how much they really know about Rugby while also helping to raise money for sports charity, the Matt Hampson Foundation. By downloading and playing… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/11/rugbyquest-ultimate-rugby-quiz-beat-your-mates/

Hambo Supporter to Tackle New York Marathon

Matt Hampson Foundation supporter Rob Quick will take on the New York Marathon next month! The World famous New York Marathon is only 10 days away. But the immense challenge doesn't phase experienced marathon runner Rob Quick. A supporter of the Matt H…
Matt Hampson Foundation supporter Rob Quick will take on the New York Marathon next month! The World famous New York Marathon is only 10 days away. But the immense challenge… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/10/hambo-supporter-tackle-new-york-marathon/

Beneficiary Ben Lei’a Visits England for the First Time!

Ben, one of the Foundation’s very first beneficiaries, is in the UK for the first time on a three week visit, having never been outside of Samoa before. Ben was met at Heathrow Airport on Wednesday afternoon by Tommy and Paul of the Foundation as well …
Ben, one of the Foundation’s very first beneficiaries, is in the UK for the first time on a three week visit, having never been outside of Samoa before. Ben was met at Heathrow… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/10/beneficiary-ben-leia-visits-england-first-time/

Tom Youngs Officially Becomes an Ambassador of the Matt Hampson Foundation

The Matt Hampson Foundation is proud to announce England and Leicester Tigers Hooker Tom Youngs has joined his brother Ben as an Ambassador of the charity. Tom, a supporter of the Foundation for several years, was delighted to become an official Ambass…
The Matt Hampson Foundation is proud to announce England and Leicester Tigers Hooker Tom Youngs has joined his brother Ben as an Ambassador of the charity. Tom, a supporter of… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/09/tom-youngs-officially-becomes-ambassador-matt-hampson-foundation/

Bakers Waste Donate £100 to the Matt Hampson Foundation!

The Matt Hampson Foundation won a Facebook competition by Bakers Waste thanks to a nomination from Carl Watton. Fans of the Bakers Waste Services Facebook page nominated their favourite charities and the winner would receive a £100 donation. Carl no…
The Matt Hampson Foundation won a Facebook competition by Bakers Waste Services thanks to a nomination from Carl Watton. Fans of the Bakers Waste Services Facebook page… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/09/bakers-waste-donate-100-matt-hampson-foundation/

'15 Handsome Men of Rugby' are Putting Flowers in their Fulsome Beards during the Rugby World Cup for Charity

During the Rugby World Cup in September/October Rugby town will be celebrating the game and it's place in it's history to thousands of visitors from around the world keen to explore the birthplace of the modern game. Simon Ainley, owner of GardenGate …
During the Rugby World Cup in September/October Rugby town will be celebrating the game and it's place in it's history to thousands of visitors from around the world keen to… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/09/15-handsome-men-rugby-are-putting-flowers-their-fulsome-beards-during-rugby-world-cup-charity/

RoW Legends Kit for #J9vHambo October 15th Revealed!

The Saracens Sport Foundation proudly present the J9 Foundation Rest of the World Legends kit for #J9vHambo The Saracens Sport Foundation, established to inspire communities and improve lives through the power of sport, has shown their support of both …
The Saracens Sport Foundation proudly present the J9 Foundation Rest of the World Legends kit for #J9vHambo The Saracens Sport Foundation, established to inspire communities… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/08/row-legends-kit-j9vhambo-october-15th-revealed/

England Legends Kit for #J9vHambo October 15th Revealed!

DX proudly present the Matt Hampson Foundation England Legends kit for #J9vHambo DX, a leading independent mail, parcels and logistics end to end network operator in the UK has shown their support of both the Matt Hampson Foundation and J9 Foundation b…
DX proudly present the Matt Hampson Foundation England Legends kit for #J9vHambo DX, a leading independent mail, parcels and logistics end to end network operator in the UK has… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/08/england-legends-kit-j9vhambo-october-15th-revealed/

Adnams Launches 'Prop Hop' a RWC Beer Supporting the Foundation

Adnams are delighted to announce the launch of a new limited edition beer, Prop Hop, in support of the charity The Matt Hampson Foundation. Released in time to coincide with the 2015 Rugby World Cup, it is hoped that the beer will help raise awareness, as…
Adnams are delighted to announce the launch of a new limited edition beer, Prop Hop, in support of the charity The Matt Hampson Foundation. Released in time to coincide with the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/08/adnams-launches-prop-hop-rwc-beer-supporting-foundation/

Herve Meets the England Rugby Team

Foundation beneficiary Herve irakunda met up with the England Rugby team at their team hotel in Paris ahead of their World Cup Warm up Game in the Stade De France.
Foundation beneficiary Herve Irakunda met up with the England Rugby team at their team hotel in Paris ahead of their World Cup Warm up Game in the Stade De France.  Foundation… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/08/herve-meets-england-rugby-team/

Ambassador Laura Wright Raises Over a Thousand Pounds for the Foundation

Laura Wright took on a huge 115 Kilometre paddle board challenge over two and a half days in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation. Last weekend Laura and boyfriend Harry took on the Great Glen Valley Paddle in Scotland. The route passes through the famou…
Laura Wright took on a huge 115 Kilometre paddle board challenge over two and a half days in aid of the Matt Hampson Foundation. Last weekend Laura and boyfriend Harry took on… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/08/ambassador-laura-wright-raises-over-thousand-foundation/

7 Hours Tied Together to Raise Awareness and Funds!

Darcie and her friend Olivia spent the day tied together at their school fair. The 6 and a half hour challenge aimed to raise awareness and funds for the Matt Hampson Foundation. For her organisation of the challenge Darcie achieved a Gold Young Leade…
Darcie (pictured left) and her friend Olivia (right) spent the day tied together at their school fair. The 6 and a half hour challenge aimed to raise awareness and funds for the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/08/7-hours-tied-together-raise-awareness-and-funds/

Pride & Passion, a collection of Four Limited Editions by Doug Hyde

Trent Galleries in Oakham are celebrating the return home to England of the Rugby World Cup in 2015 with an innovative new collection from the Official Artist of England Rugby DOUG HYDE. 10 years ago in 2005 when Hyde was officially named as the UK’s b…
Pride & Passion, a collection of Four Limited Editions by Doug Hyde   Trent Galleries in Oakham are celebrating the return home to England of the Rugby World Cup in 2015 with… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/07/pride-passion-collection-four-limited-editions-doug-hyde1/

Pride & Passion, a collection of Four Limited Editions by Doug Hyde

Trent Galleries in Oakham are celebrating the return home to England of the Rugby World Cup in 2015 with an innovative new collection from the Official Artist of England Rugby DOUG HYDE. 10 years ago in 2005 when Hyde was officially named as the UK’s b…
Pride & Passion, a collection of Four Limited Editions by Doug Hyde   Trent Galleries in Oakham are celebrating the return home to England of the Rugby World Cup in 2015 with… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/07/pride-passion-collection-four-limited-editions-doug-hyde/

Laura Wright Tackles the Great Glen Valley Paddle Board Challenge

The Matt Hampson Foundation’s newest ambassador is set to take on the huge 2 day paddling challenge to raise money for the Foundation. Armed with nothing more than a paddle and board the nation’s sporting soprano will battle the Loch Ness monster and S…
The Matt Hampson Foundation’s newest ambassador is set to take on the huge 2 day paddling challenge to raise money for the Foundation. Armed with nothing more than a paddle and… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/07/laura-wright-tackles-great-glen-valley-paddle-board-challenge/

Huge Ruckstar Sale!

Our friends over at Ruckstar are holding a huge sale for the Foundation on their awesome rugby themed t-shirts! Using the code “getbusy” you can get 50% off the price of your tshirt(s) and £5 from each sale will go to the Foundation! Neil from Rucks…
Our friends over at Ruckstar are holding a huge sale for the Foundation on their awesome rugby themed t-shirts! Using the code “getbusy” you can get 50% off the price of your… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/07/huge-ruckstar-sale/

Foundation Donates Van to Mikeys Fund

The Matt Hampson Foundation donates vehicle to Mikey’s Fund to assist Michael and his family. In 2011 Michael suffered a severe hypoxic brain injury (aged 9), after a medical error at Leicester Royal Infirmary deprived him of oxygen which caused Mikey …
The Matt Hampson Foundation donates vehicle to Mikey’s Fund to assist Michael and his family. "In 2011 Michael suffered a severe hypoxic brain injury (aged 9), after a medical… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/07/foundation-donates-van-mikeys-fund/

BGC Charity Day 2014 Raises Thousands for the Foundation

Last years BGC Charity Day raised £40,000 for the Matt Hampson Foundation. Last year’s Charity Day was held on Thursday, September 11, 2014 and raised approximately $12 million globally. Every year, BGC Partners and Cantor Fitzgerald, in conjunction wi…
Last years BGC Charity Day raised £40,000 for the Matt Hampson Foundation. Last year’s Charity Day was held on Thursday, September 11, 2014 and raised approximately $12 million… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/07/bgc-charity-day-2014-raises-thousands-foundation/

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT

In 2011 the Matt Hampson Foundation was officially granted charity status with the aim of inspiring and supporting young people who have been seriously injured through sport or physical recreation. In 4 short years the Foundation has over
In 2011 the Matt Hampson Foundation was officially granted charity status with the aim of inspiring and supporting young people who have been seriously injured through sport or… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2015/06/major-announcement/