"Project Fighting Chance works to find the best in you, we refine your strengths and challenge your weakness to make you a better athlete and an even better human being." Ian Franklin, CEO
Project Fighting Chance is proudly located at historic The Home of Neighborly Service:
- Nationally ranked championship amateur boxing.
- Afterschool enrichment program dedicated to the social-emotional needs of youth ages 8 - 18.
- A trauma-informed service provider serving the inner-city community of San Bernardino and surrounding areas.
- Recognized afterschool healthy meal and food provider to food insecure youth and families.
- Provides mentoring, homework assistance, critical thinking, visual, literary and performing arts enrichment programs.
- Founded in 1999 has assisted, trained and mentored nearly 6000 youth in fitness and healthy living.
Established as a vehicle to drive youth away from anti-social behavior and youth violence, Project Fighting Chance is a thriving youth and community resource working with families, schools, municipalities, business and multiple community agencies to reduce childhood violence, aggression and trauma through the disciplines of amateur boxing and social-emotional learning best practices.
Our Mission is to function as a viable safe space and trauma resilience support system for youth and young adults at-risk while assisting them to become positive contributing members of the community.
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