In memory of Ben, our family has started a non­ profit charitable organization (a 501(c)3) in his name to raise asthma awareness and give back the community.  


The purpose of Ben Was Here, Inc. is to:  

·       Provide academic scholarships to students interested in furthering their education in the areas of teaching, creative/fine arts, science, engineering or medicine  

·       Provide funding to schools for educational materials and supplies

·       Provide funding to community/youth organizations

·       Provide funding for prescription medication coverage for asthma ­related medication and for research and treatment of asthma and other childhood illnesses

Thank you for considering donating in honor of Ben. Your generous gift is much appreciated!


Ways to Give

Checks can be made out to:

Ben Was Here, Inc.

109 Churchill Street

Southington, CT 06489


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