International Boxing Club of Toledo raising money to fight drugs, gangs

OREGON, OH (Toledo News Now) - The International Boxing Club ofToledo is hoping you'll helpthem pack a one-two punch against drugs that target kids in our area.  Organizers are planning a huge charity eventThursday night.

Leaders at the gym say they stresseducation with their teaching.  They haveseveral vocational programs, including one for carpentry.

The goal of the fundraiser is toraise $5,000, which would be the largest in the club's history.

The boxing club has helped more than4,000 area kids over the past 13 years.

The fundraiser begins Thursday nightat 7 PM in their Oregon location.

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