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Meet the Gym’s Volunteers: Liz Garvin

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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Shelf Help! Shelving.com Lends a Hand to Downtown Boxing Gym

The Downtown Boxing Gym is truly grateful to our donors and supporters who contribute in many ways to help our program grow and thrive. DBG …

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Beauty and BRAINS: A Cosmetics Entrepreneur Visits DBG

Entrepreneur and chemist Alyssa Space recently visited the Downtown Boxing Gym and gave an empowering talk about pursuing your dreams. Space is the owner and …

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Meet the Downtown Boxing Gym’s First International Volunteer

After nearly a decade running an IT startup in Berlin, Germany and traveling throughout Europe, Maurizio Graubner says he had a nagging feeling there might …

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Celebrating Our Seniors: Congrats, Asia!

The Downtown Boxing Gym is incredibly proud of our 100% high school graduation rate – a track record of success that has continued every year …

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Meet The Gym’s Volunteers: Colin Swingler

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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Meet The Gym’s Volunteers: Jack Glover

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 Receives Detroit Future City ‘Working With Lots’ Grant

Spring has sprung in downtown Detroit and soon our students will be back outside learning and playing in our outdoor space. The Downtown Boxing Gym …

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DBG Goes International with the State of Play Study Tour

From March 25-29, leaders from Southeast Michigan and Western New York were given the incredible opportunity to travel to the Ruhr region of Germany and …

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Meet The Gym’s Volunteers: Brad Fox

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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