Charity Boxing Dinner 2024

Now in its ninth year, the Rotary Club of Felixstowe’s boxing dinner has become a major event in the town’s charity calendar. And this year the primary beneficiary will be the St Elizabeth Hospice. (Photos Rainywood Photography)

Great boxing and dining

This year’s show, at Brackenbury Sports Centre on Friday 17 May, will as always be a great evening with top-class boxing, three-course dinner, auction and raffle. And, of course, it’s an excellent opportunity for entertaining clients and networking. Thanks to the tremendous support of the local business community, we already have a full house, but sponsorship opportunities are still available. 

With the show recognised as significant event in the amateur boxing calendar, we can be sure to see some great contests and boxing of a high standard. Thanks particularly for the support Martin Webb of the Harwich Boxing Club, “England Boxing” coach and the event matchmaker.


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Fundraising Events

back Each year we run five high profile fundraising events to support our work in the local community and beyond. Last Rotary Year (2022/23) we raised almost £60,000. That will take some beating!