Hike across England 2012

Chris and Tony Collins, Ben’s aunt and uncle, will be traversing England with a group of friends in 2012 – all proceeds raised by the hiking group will go to the Foundation.

Ben Kende in St John’s College Weekly Newsletter

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Go Dry For Ben! 2012

              Currently there is an ongoing event for Ben Kende called ‘Go Dry For Ben’. The Go Dry for Ben charity campaign was set up in aid of the Ben Kende Foundation. Supported by Laxton Marketing, the HKRFU Charitable Trust along with Peter & Jenny Kende the event encourages participants to not drink alcohol for […]


An incredible outdoor adventure of kayaking, swimming, and outdoor fun, held in Lorne, Victoria, Australia on Dec 4, 2011 In Lorne Victoria, organized by the amazing Peter McMahon!

Discovery Bay 10K Run for Charity, 13 Nov 2011

  This annual Fun Run was organized by the dynamic Kobe Ameye, with a full entourage of enthusiastic runners racing across Discovery Bay, Hong Kong – a very successful and enjoyable day!  www.dbrunforcharity.org

Ben Kende Black and White Ball in Hong Kong

The Ben Kende Black & White Ball was a stunning event held at the Hong Kong Football Club on September 24, 2011. Guest speaker Sam Bailey dazzled the audience with his own personal tales of life as a quadriplegic in outback Australia; Rhys Evans entertained the audience with his Welsh tunes, and a live auction […]

Trivia Night and Silent Auction, September 2011

This event was held in Sydney, Australia and orchestrated by Amy Hulme, Ben’s cousin. Amy single handedly organized the trivia questions and a selection of exciting prizes, and a great night was had by all!    

Rob Naylor’s “Run for Ben”, 2 September 2011

Hong Kong rugby legend Rob “Junior” Naylor ran the 100km Australian Kimberleys Ultramarathon on 2nd September in aid of the Ben Kende Foundation www.kimberleyultramarathon.com As Rob says, “For those of you who know Ben or have been in anyway been associated with him know that he has become an inspiration to many and especially me! […]

Y Rock Youth Concert Hong Kong August 29 2011

This fantastic youth concert was held at the Hard Rock Café in Hong Kong August 29, 2011. Organized by Belinda at Y Rock, the kids staged an afternoon of music and entertainment with music written by themselves and some other popular tunes.

Legends of Rugby Dinner, Sydney 2011

Some of the leading lights of the Rugby world gathered at the Royal Motor Yacht Club in Newport to support Ben, with master of ceremonies Tim Shaw. Sean Maloney, Rugby Producer/Reporter for Fox Sports interviewed Australia’s most capped Wallaby Fullback Matt Burke and renowned Australian Wallaby Coach Robbie Deans. The theme of the evening was […]