Category: Foundation Events

Jul
13

2018
O.C.E.A.N. Health Fest and the Gauntlet Football Camp

O.C.E.A.N. Health Fest and the Gauntlet Football Camp

The Bennett Foundation

Last weekend was one for the books! Between the O.C.E.A.N. Health Fest and the Gauntlet Football Camp, we made memories that will last a lifetime. It was an awesome opportunity to meet and be inspired by the kids and their families from the Honolulu area. At our 5th annual O.C.E.A.N. […] Read More

Nov
22

2017
Michael Bennett Works with Teens at King County Youth Detention Facility

Michael Bennett Works with Teens at King County Youth Detention Facility

The Bennett Foundation

This feature from ESPN follows Michael Bennett and The Bennett Foundation’s work launching a gardening program and working with the young people at King County Youth Detention Facility. Read More

Nov
14

2017
The Bennetts’ New Book: Three Little Monsters Have a Wild Day!

The Bennetts’ New Book: Three Little Monsters Have a Wild Day!

The Bennett Foundation

The Bennett girls have a wild side in this adorable tale of family and imagination. Written by Michael, Pele, and their three kids, Peyton, Blake, and Ollie, the story is a collaborative effort following a fun and sometimes chaotic day in the Bennett household. You can purchase a copy of […] Read More

Oct
13

2017
Hurricane Victims Receive Essential Relief Items from The Bennett Foundation

Hurricane Victims Receive Essential Relief Items from The Bennett Foundation

The Bennett Foundation

In mid-September, The Bennett Foundation began distributing relief items to families who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. After the deliveries earlier that month, supplies were stored at Holub Middle School and Taylor High School. Volunteers organized the items and handed out lists of the inventory to each family being served. […] Read More

Sep
29

2017
Michael Bennett’s O.C.E.A.N. Football Camp Teaser Video

Michael Bennett’s O.C.E.A.N. Football Camp Teaser Video

The Bennett Foundation

Michael Bennett’s O.C.E.A.N. Football Camp 2017 – Teaser from HUNTS POINT FILMS on Vimeo. Read More

Sep
22

2017
The Bennett Foundation Delivers Supplies to Houston Hurricane Victims

The Bennett Foundation Delivers Supplies to Houston Hurricane Victims

The Bennett Foundation

On Wednesday, September 13th, delivery trucks arrived at Taylor High School, in Houston, Texas, loaded with critical relief items for families impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Located in the Houston suburbs, it was the first of two schools that The Bennett Foundation made deliveries to this past week—the same school that […] Read More

Aug
8

2017
Michael Bennett Starts Gardening Program for Youth in Juvenile Detention

Michael Bennett Starts Gardening Program for Youth in Juvenile Detention

The Bennett Foundation

The project represents a unique partnership between the Foundation, King County, Interagency Academy (Seattle Public Schools), the King County detention kitchen, and community volunteers. The food in the garden will be planted, maintained, and harvested by students, and will be used in the kitchen to feed the very students who […] Read More

Jul
21

2017
O.C.E.A.N. Sports Camp & Health Expo Returns to Hawaii

O.C.E.A.N. Sports Camp & Health Expo Returns to Hawaii

The Bennett Foundation

The Bennett Foundation’s O.C.E.A.N. Sports Camp kicked off at the University of Hawaii in July. Approximately 800 people attended the free camp, staffed by NFL players like Michael Bennett and DeForest Buckner as well as volunteers from local organizations like HOP Training. Designed to help kids and families learn about […] Read More

Jun
25

2017
The Bennett Foundation’s O.C.E.A.N. Sports Camp Heads to South Dakota

The Bennett Foundation’s O.C.E.A.N. Sports Camp Heads to South Dakota

The Bennett Foundation

The Bennett Foundation set off for the Midwest on June 17 for the foundation’s first O.C.E.A.N. Sports Camp in South Dakota. We partnered with the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe to provide a day of learning, fitness, and fun. “It was just an inspirational trip,” Michael told King5 in an interview, “to […] Read More

Jun
11

2016
Snacks For Kids: Homemade Potato Chips

Snacks For Kids: Homemade Potato Chips

The Bennett Foundation

Potato chips are the ultimate snack food, and probably one of the most grease-laden. The good news is you can bake them yourself without using any of the grease you’d find in your average bag of chips–and they are super easy and inexpensive to make! Homemade potato chips make a […] Read More