Support Alhambra Source

Make A Donation

Alhambra boxing gym provides hope for area youngsters

"The modest gym on Main Street has one boxing ring squeezed inside, four punching bags hanging from chains and a floor-to-ceiling boxing ball greets people at the entrance. Hip-hop is usually blasting from a radio," Adolfo Flores reports. "Tellez said the gym is in dire need of another ring mat and other boxing equipment. 'I know times are tough right now though, but we're going to make sure we're still here for the kids,'" Tellez told Flores.

Independent journalism is a bedrock of democracy--and it's in crisis. Here at the Alhambra Source, we're committed to covering the local stories that matter most to you. We don’t have advertisers and we don’t have pay walls, but we do have bills. You read to the end of this story. That's great. But this kind of journalism will end without public support. Join us! Support the work and the democratic values it serves. Donate now!

Leave a Reply