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The Stories We Tell: Baltimore Visionaries -Episode 4- Umar Boxing, a Safe Haven for At-Risk Youth

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BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) —  Morgan State University's School of Global Journalism & Communication's Baltimore Reporting Report presents The Stories We Tell: Baltimore Visionaries.

In this episode, host Dr. Kaye Wise Whitehead is joined by Marvin McDowell, executive director and founder of Umar Boxing located in the Druid Heights community in Baltimore City. 
 
The athletic facility provides a safe haven for at-risk youth while instilling purpose, value, determination and a desire to achieve in school.  
 
Hear his story and the impact of his program, Umar Boxing: 

Baltimore Reporting Report funded in part by the Ford Foundation and the Democracy Fund

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