This local organisation is taking kids off the streets one left hook at a time

A local NGO which focuses on boxing training for youths is to host an event tomorrow to raise awareness of its work in underprivileged areas in Cape Town.

Maxim Kids identifies itself as a platform to provide a safe environment for youths, where they can be motivated and stay off the streets.

The organisation particularly focuses on the areas of Mitchells Plain, Khayelitsha, Kraaifontein, Du Noon and Wallacedene.

Maxim Kids will host a boxing event on Friday which will see a famous Cape Town personality (the Economic Freedom Fighter’s Nazier Paulsen) fight against a semi-professional fighter.

Listen to the full conversation, with John Webb standing in, on Breakfast with Kieno Kammies:

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