Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program in Detroit hopes new van will help them do more — Asks for your vote

The Downtown Boxing Gym does more than just teach kids how to box.

They teach real life skills and lessons about responsibility and commitment. There are 1,300 children on the waiting list.

Khali Sweeney is the founder of the gym. It’s a nonprofit that provides high-risk children structure, tutoring and some lessons in the boxing ring.