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On June 5th, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Celebrating Our Seniors: Congratulations, Dorian!

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About this series: The Downtown Boxing Gym is incredibly proud of our 100% high school graduation rate – a track record of success that has continued every year since 2007 thanks to the hard work and dedication of our students, staff and volunteers. As graduation approaches, we’re celebrating our Class of 2018 seniors and their bright futures.

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On May 31st, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Celebrating Our Seniors: Congratulations, Takiyah!

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About this series: The Downtown Boxing Gym is incredibly proud of our 100% high school graduation rate – a track record of success that has continued every year since 2007 thanks to the hard work and dedication of our students, staff and volunteers. As graduation approaches, we’re celebrating our Class of 2018 seniors and their bright futures.

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On May 22nd, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Celebrating Our Seniors: Congratulations, Kristopher!

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About this series: The Downtown Boxing Gym is incredibly proud of our 100% high school graduation rate – a track record of success that has continued every year since 2007 thanks to the hard work and dedication of our students, staff and volunteers. As graduation approaches, we’re celebrating our Class of 2018 seniors and their bright futures.


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On May 13th, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Celebrating Our Seniors: Congratulations, Melanie!

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About this series: The Downtown Boxing Gym is incredibly proud of our 100% high school graduation rate – a track record of success that has continued every year since 2007 thanks to the hard work and dedication of our students, staff and volunteers. As graduation approaches, we’re celebrating our Class of 2018 seniors and their bright futures.


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On May 3rd, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Downtown Boxing Gym Welcomes Four New Board Members

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The Downtown Boxing Gym is excited to welcome FOUR new board membersBrian Vieaux of Flagstar Bank, Dennis Blender of Blender Consulting Group, and Gary Wilson of JPMorgan Chase all join our Board of Trustees. John Carter with JPMorgan Chase joins our Advisory Board. Read more about each new board member below.


Brian Vieux
Brian has been with Flagstar Bank since May...


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On April 23rd, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Volunteer Spotlight: Shobi Mathew

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An emergency medicine clinical research coordinator at Wayne State University’s School of Medicine, Shobi brings a wealth of knowledge to our program and our students.

At age 23, it’s been awhile since Shobi Mathew has had to do long division. So, when a student at the Downtown Boxing Gym recently approached him...


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On April 17th, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

Coach Khali Joins Roundtable Discussion with Northwestern High Students

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Khali Sweeney, our founder and CEO of the Downtown Boxing Gym, took part in a recent roundtable discussion with high school students attending Detroit College Preparatory Academy at Northwestern. He was among several business and nonprofit leaders invited to share insights.

“There’s no corporate ladder in community service,” Sweeney told the students....


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On March 15th, 2018 by Robin Schwartz

The Sky's the Limit with PWC Career Days!

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Major General Leonard Isabelle, a commercial pilot and a member of the Michigan Air National Guard, recently visited the Downtown Boxing Gym to share his story and give our students some insight into the high flying career of a pilot. The "career days" visit was made possible thanks to PWC Detroit.

He...


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