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On May 3rd, 2016 by Carolyn Geck

Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program In Detroit A Safe Haven For Kids

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CBS Detroit
May 3, 2016

97.1 The Ticket host Mike Valenti says lives are at risk for Detroit kids whose teachers are on their second consecutive sick out day.

That’s where charities like the Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program in Detroit come in.

“The boxing is keeping them off the streets,” Valenti said. The program challenges kids, saying before they put on gloves,...

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On February 22nd, 2016 by Carolyn Geck

dBusiness: Beyond Basics, Downtown Boxing Gym Partner to Boost Student Literacy

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By R.J. King, dBusiness
February 22, 2016

Southfield-based Beyond Basics, which operates a certified nonprofit literacy program in Detroit Public Schools, and the Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program in Detroit, are working together to boost reading, writing, and word comprehension skills for students as part of an after school tutoring program.

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