New York—The best in amateur boxing comes to Staten Island when The Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Foundation sponsors a Daily News Golden Gloves boxing competition on Wednesday, February 13 at the Petrides School (715 Ocean Terrace). Atlas Foundation creator and ESPN2 Friday Night Fights analyst Teddy Atlas will be joined by former world heavyweight champion Michael Moorer and members of the New York Jets.
Tickets are limited for this event and are priced at $50 and $20. For tickets and more information call 973-733-1585 or visit www.dratlasfoundation.com. All ticket proceeds go to charity. Doors open at 6:30 PM with the first bell at 7:30 PM.
The mission of the Atlas Foundation is the awarding of scholarships and grants to worthy individuals and organizations based upon scholastic potential, community service, athletic achievement and economic need. Since it's inception in 1997, the Foundation, thanks to the generosity of its supporters, has been able to give in excess of $1,000,000.00 to worthy causes.