St Albans foundation hopes to be bowled over with support
PUBLISHED: 17:07 09 August 2019
A St Albans based charitable foundation is hosting an event to raise funds for children and young people with cancer.
The Oli Mills Foundation is holding a six-a-side cricket tournament on Sunday, August 25 with live music all day and evening, a bar and a bouncy castle.
The foundation was set up in memory of St Albans teenager Oli Mills who died tragically of cancer in 2005 at the age of 18.
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Oli and his brother, Eddie Mills, both attended Verulam School. So far over £310,000 has been raised in honour of Oli.
Eddie said: "My brother was a fun loving, caring and outgoing good guy who was loved and is missed by all. I am really looking forward to this."
The cricket tournament at Hatfield Hyde Cricket Club will have a raffle including prizes such as £150 cash, a bungee jump voucher and a signed 1981 Steve Perryman shirt which may be of interest to any Spurs fans.
Teams on the day consist of five groups from Hatfield Hyde, Datchworth, Hatfield & Crusaders and the 'Green Army' - a team made up of Oli's mates.
For more information about the cricket event or to buy a raffle ticket in support of teenage cancer visit the Oli Mills Foundation Facebook page www.facebook.com/OliMillsFoundation/
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