Benjamin's Fund

"Providing assistance to families whose children are terminally ill"

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Wine & Dine Basket Raffle

Posted by bentjmills1219 on October 2, 2010 at 10:14 AM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to the winner of our basket raffle; Robin L.

The basket contained a bottle of wine & glasses and also gift cards totaling $200!  The raffle was started at our 3rd annual softball tournament and was drawn at our 3rd annual family bike ride.

Thank you all who took a chance on this great prize!

3rd annual Ben's Bike Ride

Posted by bentjmills1219 on October 2, 2010 at 10:13 AM Comments comments (0)

Our 3rd annual family bike ride was held on Sunday, September 26, 2010. It will started and ended at the Berkley Lions Club, Berkley, MA.

Riders registered & were greeted with some Raw Rev power bars (thank you RawRev), fruit, and pastry & donuts donated by Colonial Donuts & Dunkin Donuts.

There were 2 rides; a 10 and/or 25 mile ride. The 10 mile ride was mostly through Berkley. The 25 mile ride covers Berkley, Assonet and Freetown. Both rides began with our dear frie...

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Benjamin's 2nd Annual Butt Burnin' Chili Cook Off

Posted by bentjmills1219 on February 6, 2010 at 10:27 AM Comments comments (0)

Hello everyone and thank you once again for another hugely successful event. Benjamin's 2nd Annual Chili Bowl was the biggest event yet. I don't know where to begin....hang in there!

The event was held at the Lafayette in Taunton. We filled the house! 17 competitors entered and all the chilis were incredible. I got so much good feedback on them, people wanted to vote for more than one.

We were joined by special guest, Trent, who came to spend the day with us. Trent is a local te...

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Benjamin's Family Bike Ride 2009

Posted by bentjmills1219 on October 3, 2009 at 10:16 AM Comments comments (0)

Hello everyone!

September 27th was a rainy day.  But that didn't stop yet another bike ride for Benjamin's Fund.  Thankfully, our riders braved the weather to ride either 10 or 25 miles donating their time & money to Ben's Fund.  The riders were greeted with a breakfast of fruits, granola bars, donuts & pastry.  (Thank you to Dunkin Donuts & Arts Bakery for your donations!) 

We were lucky to be joined by our friend, Trent, who stopped by with ...

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Latest News!

Posted by bentjmills1219 on August 2, 2009 at 11:32 AM Comments comments (0)

Hello everyone!

This blog is to tell you all about our silent auction going on now, and to tell you about our last fundraiser; Benjamin's Benefit Ballgame and also to inform you of our next fundraiser; Benjamin's Family Bike Ride on Sept. 27th. Registration for the bike ride can be done on line for your convenience. If you have any questions concerning registering on line, please be sure to email me to register by mail, etc. Please feel free to ...

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Barrel O' Fun Raffle

Posted by bentjmills1219 on April 19, 2009 at 2:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to the barrel o' fun winner Charmaine Turner.  The drawing was held today and the final count of $650 was raised for Benjamin's Fund.  Once again, we would like to thank Rob from Homeplate for helping us raise these funds.  We couldn't have done it without his help with getting donations and for having the raffle at his restaurant.  Thank you so much again to Rob and the entire staff at Homeplate for another successful fundraiser!!!!

Donation Made!

Posted by bentjmills1219 on February 20, 2009 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Benjamin's Fund made a donation this past weekend.
It is both happy and sad, as we are happy to be able to make a donation but we are sad that there is a child who is terminal that needed the donation.
The donation went to a wonderful boy named Trent.  He is from Taunton also.  It made it really nice to be able to help a local child through our local charity.  All of our fundraising is paying off!!
Trent also had a wish also to be able to see Disney on Ice with his fa...

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Thank you Home Plate!!!!

Posted by bentjmills1219 on February 2, 2009 at 2:32 PM Comments comments (0)

A very special thank you to Rob from Home Plate in Taunton for allowing us, Benjamin's Fund, to come into his restaurant and hold a 50/50 raffle.  We were able to sell raffle tickets throughout the evening and Rob even helped solicit donations from his guests by giving them prizes for donating.  We had thought we would make about $100 but ended up making almost $300!!  It was a great night and we raised some more money for Benjamin's Fund....with the help of Home Plate and Rob....

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Benjamin's Chili Bowl

Posted by bentjmills1219 on January 23, 2009 at 11:36 AM Comments comments (0)

A very big thank you to all of you who came out to support Benjamin's Fund Sunday. The event was a huge success raising more money for the fund. And we have been receiving so many emails commenting on what a great time was had by all and already asking about next year.  Take a mental note to mark your calendars for the day of the NFC/AFC Championship game as our date for the cook off too.
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