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A Milwaukee army veteran works to bring fitness and community to local veterans

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Posted at 6:17 PM, Dec 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-23 19:17:45-05

MILWAUKEE — Dan Newberry is a South Milwaukee guy, with an incredible story to tell.

The Army Veteran is the Executive Director of Lift For the 22, an organization that enhances the quality of life and transition of military veterans when they are finished with combat and their service in the Armed Forces. This organization helps bring free fitness programs and community back to those who have served.

Dan is not just the Executive Director and face of the organization. He actually participates in MMA, boxing and pro wrestling matches, and will be featured on Saturday, December 28 at the MIAW show inside the Oak Creek Community Center, bell time 7:30pm.

Click on the video link to find out how you can be involved and how Dan fights for those who sometimes can't.

For more information, you can check out their website or check out Lift for the 22 on Facebook.