Welcome Hall Mission

Welcome Hall Mission

July 21, 2011 05:30 ET

Media Advisory: Welcome Hall Mission Teams Up with Boxing Champ Bermane Stiverne in the Fight Against Homelessness

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 21, 2011) - Welcome Hall Mission invites the media to a special boxing class this evening at Youth Services as Montreal heavyweight boxer Bermane "B-WARE" Stiverne offers training and inspiration to local street youth. Stiverne, who fights for Don King out of Las Vegas, beat Ray Austin on June 25th to win the WBC silver heavyweight championship belt.

Boxing Class with Special Guest Bermane "B-WARE" Stiverne
Thursday, July 21st 2011 at 5:00pm
1448 Beaudry St. (north of Ste-Catherine St.)
Montreal (QC) H2L 3E5

Youth Services is a department of Welcome Hall Mission that responds to the needs of street youth. A meeting place and safe haven, it offers an array of services: hot meals, counseling, a program for pregnant street youth, education and employability programs, housing referrals, a social reintegration program, showers, clothing, a gym and athletic classes with a particular emphasis on boxing.

www.welcomehallmission.com

Contact Information

  • Debbi Marsellos
    Media Relations & Events Coordinator
    514-523-5288 ext. 340; 514-743-6948

    Nancy Boulanger
    Communications Assistant
    514-523-5288 ext.187; 514-743-3679