Ring 10 Veterans Boxing Foundation of NY Hosts Fundraiser

Jimmy Gleen (l) proudly accepted the Jose Torres Renaissance Man Award from Ed Post.
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Ring 10 Veterans Boxing Foundation of New York hosted its eighth annual fundraiser on Sunday, September 23 at Marina del Rey. This year’s honorees included Bert Sugar Award recipient John Scully, Steve Belloise Top Contender Award recipient Gerry Cooney, Jose Torres Renaissance Man Award recipient Jimmy Glenn, Steve Acunto Lifetime Dedication Award recipient Mike Trapani, Wayne Kelly Referee Award recipient Harvey Dock and Trainer Of The Year Award recipient Mark Breland. Ring 10 is a not-for-profit boxing organization located in New York donating all funds directly to boxing veterans around the world in order to help them get back on their feet and live with dignity.

Boxer Vinny Paz shared some words of encouragement with the audience.
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Harvey Dock was honored to receive the Wayne Kelly Referee Award.
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Morris Park residents Larry Castrovinci, Jr. (l) and Larry Castrovinci, Sr. (r) got to meet Roberto Duran.
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John Marano (l) and Rocco Talarico (r) had a great time celebrating with boxing legend Iran ‘The Blade’ Barkley.
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Boxers Roberto Duran (l) and Iran Barkley had fun at the fundraising gala.
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