Skip to main content
Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group
Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group
Pass The Smile for Ben Crowther Fund

Pass The Smile for Ben Crowther Fund

Why we need your help

Pass The Smile for Ben Crowther is a Special Named Fund at CCLG, raising funds for research into rhabomyosarcoma, and supportive care including nutrition and complementary therapies.

ben

Ben was diagnosed with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma in June 2018. He gained his superhero wings in June 2019 and now flies high with the birds and the angels. He stays with us forever in our hearts.

Before diagnosis he was a bright, happy, cheeky boy. He remained the same despite the ongoing brutal effects of his chemotherapy treatment. Even when first diagnosed he wanted to Pass his Smile to other people to cheer them up. Pass The Smile was born.

Treatment for rhabdomyosarcoma has not advanced for decades and survival rates are shockingly poor. As his parents, we believe it shouldn't be like this and more research into better, kinder, targeted treatments is desperately needed. In Ben's name we want to fundraise to try and help achieve this.  

From this page you can make a donation to Pass The Smile for Ben, or start a fundraising page to collect sponsorship for your event. 100% of your fundraising or donation will support research into rhabdomyosarcoma. 

For more ways to donate, including setting up a regular donation by Direct Debit, visit our website >

You can also make a donation by text message:

Text CCLG 5 BEN to 70300 to donate £5.

Terms & conditions of text donations 

30,454.26

raised so far

30454.26

How you can support us

Make a donation

Select the amount you'd like to give or fundraise towards


Fundraise in support

Create a fundraising page in support of Pass The Smile for Ben Crowther Fund and make a real impact

Supporters

Bernadette Davies

Braving the Shave

0.00
Bernadette Davies

15 mile walk at 8.30am

25.00
Bernadette Davies

Braving the Shave

160.00
Neil Jeffree

3 x 2500m Pool Swims in 3 days.

0.00
Amy Moore

Coventry half marathon

95.00
Liz Pharoah

Running 145 miles on the Grand Union Canal

1250.00
Glynn Tromans

Teddy, aged 11 is going to try to cycle 50km

0.00
Glynn Tromans

Teddy, 11, will cycle 50km at Draycote Water

300.00

Feb 16, 2020

Anonymous

Ruby & Lily made lemonade & chocolate dipped strawberries to sell to raise money for Ben's fund. They made 12.23 & then raided their own savings to make the amount up to 15. How fabulous is that? Beautiful girls, beautiful hearts. Thank you.

15.00

Feb 02, 2020

Stuart Capstick

Donation from Mark C's friend Stuart.

150.00
(plus 37.50 giftaid)

Jan 30, 2020

Earlsdon Primary School Coventry

Donations for pin badges, collected by Charlie Hopker at Earlsdon Primary School. Well done Charlie and thankyou for all your wonderful help.

143.83

Jan 24, 2020

North Mids Ladies

With much love from the ladies of North Midlands Ladies Bowls presentation 2019 xx

607.00
(plus 151.75 giftaid)

Jan 24, 2020

Anonymous

Donations raised from a non-uniform day at Exhall Grange School, Coventry

103.86

Jan 17, 2020

Anonymous

Ron and Jean Gould

20.00

Jan 13, 2020

Anonymous


Jan 11, 2020

Anonymous

?

15.00
(plus 3.75 giftaid)

Jan 10, 2020

Cathy on behalf of Beryl

This is a donation given to me on behalf of my lovely sister-in-law Beryl Jones who wanted to donate to Bens Charity rather than buy me a 70th Birthday present Thanks Beryl

20.00

Jan 09, 2020

Anonymous

615.60


Donation summary

Total raised so far

30,454.26

Total plus Gift Aid 32,011.74
Direct donations

17,124.26

Fundraising pages

1,820.00

Back to Top

Our website uses cookies. They help us understand how customers use our website so we can give you the best experience possible and also keep our online adverts relevant. By continuing to browse this site or choosing to close this message, you give consent for cookies to be used. Read more about our cookies.

Our site needs cookies
We need cookies to help you sign in, create a fundraising page and donate. If you want to fundraise or donate on our site, you will need to turn on cookies How to turn on cookies.