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 Last update:  12/21/2013       Read more by Random Hits            &
   
Lamont, Anthony Peterson Host Party For Homeless
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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

Tags: Lamont Peterson , Anthony Peterson



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comment by Chief2ndzOnly!, on 12-21-2013
[QUOTE=joseph5620]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 in SE its sky high.

comment by joseph5620, on 12-21-2013
[QUOTE=Bushbaby]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 is nothing to criticize here. They ...

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.

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