TOTOWA, NJ (November 23, 2006) -- Undefeated contenders, "BAD" CHAD DAWSON and TIMOTHY "DESERT STORM" BRADLEY have rolled up their sleeves to help out the needy in their hometowns during this holiday weekend. Dawson (23-0, 15 KOs), the NABF light heavy champion, purchased hundreds of Thanksgiving turkeys with manager Mike Criscio (see attached photos) to distribute to the needy in New Haven, CT. today..
Article posted on 23.11.2006
Bradley (16-0, 10 KOs), training for his Showtime debut on Friday, December 1, where he will rumble with Jaime Rangel on" SHOBox: The New Generation," at Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, CA, is volunteering his Thanksgiving to help serve Thanksgiving dinner to an expected crowd of 2,000 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. The poorest farm families in the unincorporated Mecca, Thermal and Oasis areas will be enjoying a traditional Thanksgiving meal as well as, tamales, beans and rice and soul food. Thompson Promotions, which co-promotes Bradley, will also be handing out 200 hats and coats tomorrow.
"I am so proud of Chad and Timothy," said Gary Shaw, who promotes both fighters. "If they never won another fight, they have already proven themselves champions in my book. There is nothing more glorious than giving to those who need our help most."