Advertisement
Advertisement

Lamont, Anthony Peterson Host Party For Homeless

IBF Junior Welterweight Champion Lamont Peterson and Anthony Peterson Top Rank Lightweight Contender, in conjunction with the “N.E.E.D Foundation”, will host a holiday party for seven homeless families from the DC General Shelter. The event will take place today from 4-6 pm at the Bald Eagle Recreation Center located at 100 Joliet Street, S.E. There will be more than 40 children attending the event with their parents and each child will receive a number of gifts taken from their own personal wish lists. In addition, all parents will be provided with a $50 gift card. Parents and children will be treated to a catered holiday dinner as well.

WHERE: Bald Eagle Boxing Annex
Headbangers Boxing Gym
100 Joliet Street, S.E.
Washington, DC 20023
WHEN: Saturday, December

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Chief2ndzOnly! on 12-21-2013

[QUOTE=joseph5620;14057966]Because they are not the federal government or a welfare office. There is nothing to criticize here. They helped in a way that most people don't.[/QUOTE] Agreed. I don't think BoJ knows how high the rent is in DC, even…

Comment by joseph5620 on 12-21-2013

[QUOTE=Bushbaby;14057929]Waitaminute here, Now while I usually wouldn't be critical of helping the needy, why throw them a party? Why not get these people an apartment or something useful?[/QUOTE] Because they are not the federal government or a welfare office. There…

Comment by Bushbaby on 12-21-2013

Waitaminute here, Now while I usually wouldn't be critical of helping the needy, why throw them a party? Why not get these people an apartment or something useful?

Comment by sergey.smith on 12-21-2013

Good to see fighters giving back and helping others.

Comment by bojangles1987 on 12-21-2013

They were homeless at one point, right? I imagine this is something close to them.

Post a Comment/View More User Comments (8)
Top Headlines Breazeale Warns Joshua: Prepare For War, I'll Be Guns Blazing Broner Describes Troubles Making Weight For Theophane Fight Canelo To Golovkin: Earn Your Shot, Work Your Way Up! Joshua: “Showtime is three or four years ahead of the game” Hopkins: No Excuses, Golovkin Should Fight Kovalev! Joshua To Breazeale: Back Up Talk, Don't Be Like Other Americans Adrien Broner Voting for Trump: He’ll Lower My Taxes Hughie Fury Set To Return on Fury-Klitschko Rematch Bill, July 9 Video: Anthony Joshua Pumped For Breazeale Title Defense Video: Breazeale Confident Anthony Joshua is Going To Sleep Video: Joshua, Breazeale Go Face To Face and Trade Words Video: Joshua, Breazeale, SHO Press Conference Highlights Khan: I Won't Run For 12, I Will Stand and Trade With Canelo TMT Adds Gavril, Rakhmanov To ShoBox Card on May 13th Photos: Anthony Johsua, Dominic Breazeale Tense Face To Face Amir Khan: I Think It's Great To Be The Underdog Barroso's Adviser: If Crolla Tries To Trade, He Will Get KO'd Quickly Showtime Inks Anthony Joshua To Multi-Fight Deal Anthony Joshua's Promoter Plots Out Next Fights After Breazeale Butler vs. Kokeitgym Title Eliminator Set for June 4 Canelo Doubts Khan Will Switch Style, Create a Boring Fight Gassiev's Promoter Rates Povetkin's Chances WIth Wilder Crolla: There Are Questions, I'll Find Out How Good Barroso Is Nathan Cleverly To Feature On Burns-Di Rocco Bill Mike Mollo Faces Rudenko in Odessa; SES 6/4 Card Shapes Up Lucas Matthysse Could Return To The Ring in The Fall Video: De La Hoya Talks Mayweather, Canelo, Khan, More De La Hoya: In Mayweather Rematch, it's 70-30 in Canelo's Favor! Mikhaylenko, Chuprakov Back in Action in Ekaterinburg Khan Prepared To Make Things Ugly To Prevail: A Win is a Win Video: De La Hoya Pumped During Canelo-Khan Fight Week Khan: I Took The Tougher Fight, Mayweather Easier Than Canelo! Vlasov Dominates Bykhovtsev, Sillakh Clash Up Next on June 2 Video: Canelo Discusses Khan in Two-Part Media Interview Video: Amir Khan Two-Part Media Interview on Canelo Canelo: Lara, Mayweather Fights Helped Me Get Ready For Khan Photos: Canelo, Khan Grand Arrival Frenzy at MGM Grand Video: Canelo, Khan Grand Arrivals at MGM Grand, Las Vegas De La Hoya: Canelo-Khan Easily Beats Pac-Bradley 3 PPV Numbers Wilder vs. Povetkin Undercard Coming Together: Bivol, Ochigava
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement