Local News


Mayweather Boxing Club hosts back-to-school giveaway

Posted at 6:21 PM, Aug 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-20 21:21:11-04

The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation hosted a back-to-school giveaway Saturday.

The event was held at the Mayweather Boxing Club, where more than 500 kids got new backpacks, school supplies and books. This is the fourth year of the event.

Organizers say it will help kids start the school year off right.

The event also featured free sports physicals and dental exams.

Students who brought their local library card got a chance to win a brand new laptop and printer.