On Friday, March 15, the toughest Police and Firefighters from Boston to Baltimore will enter the ring at Madison Square Garden to take on the FDNY Bravest Boxing Team, as well as each other, in the “The “Beast of the East” Charity Boxing event.
There will be boxers of all skill levels representing their cities and fighting for their departments pride and for the right to be called “The Beast of the East”. This event held at The Hulu Theater at MSG, and in the “Mecca of Boxing”, will pit dedicated first responders against each other in bouts which are sure to hotly contested and highly competitive. These boxers believe in raising funds for charity through spirited competition.
All boxers involved will also be fighting to help support our veterans as proceeds from this event will benefit Building Homes for Heroes. Since 2006, Building Homes for Heroes® has been at the forefront of making a significant difference in the lives of wounded American service members and their families. The organization gifts mortgage-free homes that meet the needs of the men and women who have selflessly served our country. These homes not only help to remove the family’s financial burden, they help to restore the individual’s freedom, and enable the veteran to lead a more independent and productive civilian life.
A great night of boxing for an even greater cause.