Welcome! Ben's Buddies is a nonprofit, all-volunteer group who raise money for the Benjamin Walker Hanson Neonatology Fund, part of the University of Minnesota Foundation.  Our mission is to empower and support families and friends who have suffered the loss of a child while raising funds for newborn research & education.

Coming Up:   The 13th annual Ben's Buddies Birthday Bash, a celebration of all the birthdays made possible through  neonatology research at the University of Minnesota.  Gather with friends and bring the kids to Grumpy's Rose Vine Hall, 2801 Snelling, Roseville Mn on Saturday, April 13th5 pm - 9 pm.  There will be a short program at 6 pm and the raffle and silent auction will close at 8 pm. 

Check out the raffle and silent auction items while you enjoy some rousing games of Bingo along with games for the kids.  We need your donations to make this event a success.  Items such as gift cards, sporting event tickets, handmade items, themed baskets and bottles of wine are just a few of the items that make great donations.  Contact us at info@bensbuddies.org if you have an item to donate.

Birthday Bash Registration

You can register in advance for the Birthday Bash here for $20 per person age 10 or over, or pay   $25 at the door. $5 per child under 10 at the door please.  This includes Grumpy's appetizer buffet and birthday cake.  A cash bar is available.  





Donate to Ben's Buddies


Can't attend the events but would like to financially support Ben's Buddies directly?      
Please donate online here or send your check to Ben's Buddies, 3030 Little Bay Road, Roseville, MN 55113.      Your donations are tax deductible. If you prefer, donate directly to Ben's fund at the University of Minnesota



Mark your calendars for the 14th annual Ben's Buddies Charity Golf Tournament on Sunday, September 8th, 2019.  

Check out the many other ways you can support Ben's Buddies through Giving Through Living.  

For more information on Ben's Buddies, take a look at our latest newsletter, the endowment financial report, and the research projects that Ben's Buddies has helped to fund.

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 Ben's Buddies is nonprofit, all-volunteer group who raise money for the Benjamin Walker Hanson Neonatology Fund, part of the University of Minnesota Foundation.  Our mission is to empower and support families and friends who have suffered the loss of a child while raising funds for newborn research & education.



  



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