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NBA.com: Andre Drummond at Downtown Boxing Gym (PHOTO GALLERY)

NBA.com March 30, 2016 The Pistons and Andre Drummond teamed up with the Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program to encourage youth reading for March Is ...
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dBusiness: Beyond Basics, Downtown Boxing Gym Partner to Boost Student Literacy

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 ...
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The Mirror News: Downtown Boxing Gym – Lessons in and out of the Ring

By: Nicole Ndwaniye, The Mirror News, Henry Ford Community College February 1, 2016 Khali Sweeney stands in the gym, helping a young female child boxer ...
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MLive: Rachael Ray records her show in Detroit

by Edward Pevos, MLive Read at MLive.com DETROIT, MI – “The Rachael Ray Show” paid a visit to Detroit and surprisedDowntown Boxing Gym with some ...
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Detroit Free Press: Rachael Ray and Holyfield surprise Detroit youth boxers

  Evander Holyfield makes surprise appearance. (Photo: Regina H. Boone,Detroit Free Press) by JC Reindl, Detroit Free Press Celebrity chef and television personality Rachael Ray ...
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The Detroit News: Rachael Ray Punches Out a Detroit Thanksgiving Dinner

Rachael Ray treated kids and their families to a full Thanksgiving meal, presented a $25,000 donation from ConAgra Foods to the gym’s founder and welcomed ...
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The Detroit News: Rachael Ray & Evander Holyfield Unveil New Kitchen

From the Detroit News: Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program welcomed Rachael Ray and her TV show crew into the new facility on E. Vernor Hwy. ...
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National Journal: The streets have no waiting list

DE­TROIT—Khali Sweeney can still feel the shame. Thirty years later, there is no for­get­ting his worst pub­lic school memor­ies—those days when a text­book passed slowly ...
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In Khali’s Corner. The Story of Downtown Boxing Gym

In our own words and pictures, Katie Couric, Gabriel Noble and TruFilms captured the essence of what we do at Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program ...
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InStyle Magazine: Madonna Hits the Boxing Ring for an Empowering Cause

Home Town Girl is Back! I love you Detroit with all my ❤️#rebelheart A photo posted by Madonna (@madonna) on Oct 1, 2015 at 10:31pm ...
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