SALTNEY mayor Ann Lloyd is donating the proceeds from fundraising back into the community.
Deva Academy Boxing Club received a £300 cheque to help fund its participation in the Welsh Junior Boxing Championships in Cardiff.
Cllr Lloyd said: “I am extremely impressed with how this club is run, in providing the right formula for channelling these young people with the life skills and discipline. ”
Deva ABC is holding a show at Saltney Social Club on April 16.
And on March 22 Joe Lovell is competing in the semi-final of the senior Welsh Championships in Bridgend.
On March 26 he is also boxing in the final of the Great Britain CYP championships at Catterick Garrison.