Former president Jerry John Rawlings made a donation of GHC 4,000 to three boxers when they paid a courtesy call on him.
The boxers; Richard Commey, Duke Micah and Fredrick Lawson are scheduled to fight for World Boxing Council (WBC), International title fights on Saturday, March 11, at the Bukom Boxing Arena.
"This is my little contribution to your preparations for the fight. I wish I could do more, but the means is not there,” Rawlings said.
He noted that the donation was his contribution towards their preparation to make the nation proud.
Rawlings further counselled the boxers to work hard to justify the investments made in them.
Richard Commey spoke on behalf of the boxers, expressing appreciation to the former president for the love shown them.
"You have been our mentor over the past years and we are happy seeing your days before our fight.
"We will not disappoint you but work hard to make you and Ghana proud," Commey stated.