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DBG Faces on the Front Lines, Coach Tone

Every week, our DBG vans, drivers and team members are hard at work, delivering emergency food boxes to our students and families, and getting tens …

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DBG Faces on the Front Lines, Darryl Stanbrough

Every week, our DBG vans, drivers and team members are hard at work, delivering emergency food boxes to our students and families, and getting tens …

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Support DBG’s COVID-19 Emergency Response

Our DBG family always sticks together. Especially when times get tough. Click below to watch.     All Michigan schools and our after-school program are …

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Meet The Gym’s Volunteers: Dino Ruggeri

Dino Ruggeri has become a regular volunteer at the Downtown Boxing Gym. The graduate of Grosse Pointe North High School is helping to take after-school …

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Meet the Gym’s Volunteers: Sophia Filipe

Sophia, a junior at the University of Michigan, is currently studying abroad in Dakar, Senegal. But she says her heart is at DBG and she’ll …

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Downtown Boxing Gym Selected as 2020 KidCents Charity

The Rite Aid Foundation has selected the Downtown Boxing Gym to participate in its 2020 KidCents program. Every year, the foundation supports a select group …

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Meet the Gym’s Volunteers: Michael Peyerk

We could not do what we do without our amazing volunteers! This is part of a series of blog posts to spotlight and celebrate the …

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DBG Awarded 2020 Detroit Lions “Inspire Change” grant

We are so INSPIRED. DBG is honored to receive a 2020 Detroit Lions “Inspire Change” social justice initiative grant. The Lions announced their list of grantees …

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Detroit Lions & Ford Surprise DBG With New Transit Van

The Detroit Lions and Ford Motor Company teamed up to deliver a BIG surprise to DBG and it’s one that will help keep our academic …

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Meet The Gym’s Volunteers: Sloane Leppen

We could not do what we do without our amazing volunteers! This is part of a series of blog posts to spotlight and celebrate the …

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