Weʼve raised £20 to divert youngsters aged between 7-13 away from the street, and into the safe nurturing environment of a local boxing club
- Funded on Tuesday, 9th June 2020
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Gloves Up Knives Down is an awareness initiative to help prevent knife crime through it’s association with the Professional and Amateur Boxing World.
As a non-profit Community Interest Company, it is capturing the imagination of the public, the press and government alike as an effective way of diverting youngsters from the street and into a nurturing safe environment.
For the cost of £65, youngsters aged 7-13 yrs in identified areas of high crime rates, are given fantastic free boxing kits and non-combative training in their local boxing club.
By donating, YOU can make a difference to peoples lives-not only the young recipients, but also their peers, the parents, the social care workers and the communities.
GUKD, is guided by the principle of Preventative Intervention, as exclusively advocated by Professor Joana Costa MSc PhD, a Child Psychology consultant to the United Nations.
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Apr 28, 2020
Brilliant charity close to my heart. Boxing saved me as a child and I hope it continues to save more lives.
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Feb 13, 2020
Great idea, good luck with the fund raising.
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