ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - Former Olympic boxer Arthur Johnson continues his work to help metro east kids with the upcoming Arthur Johnson Boxing Invitational.
The tournament will feature local fighters at the Jackie Joyner Kersee Center. Proceeds will go to classes for kids in the community.
Arthur Johnson competed in the 1988 Olympics and was the first American to win Gold in the inaugural Goodwill Games in 1986. He has since dedicated his life to giving children in the Metro St. Louis and East St. Louis area athletic and life skills training.
Arthur Johnson Foundation Annual Boxing Invitational
Jackie Joyner Kersee Center
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Doors at 6 P.M.
Event at 7 P.M.
101 Jackie Joyner Kersee Circle
East St. Louis, IL 62204