P.O Box 14841-Cincinnati Ohio 45250
2016 Guns N’ Hoses participants
A check for $35,000.00 presented to
The Shield Ohio, supporting Law Enforcement
A check for $35,000.00 presented to the
Cincinnati Firefighters Orginization
Guns N’ Hoses of Southwest Ohio held their 3rd
Annual Boxing Tournament October 29, 2016 at the
Lawrebceburg Event Center, again providing funds
needed to support the families of local Law Enforcement
Guns N’ Hoses Organizations around the country
has raised over four million dollars through their
Amateur Boxing Shows and other events. It is our
goal to grow our organization and duplicate this
success in Southwest Ohio.
A Boxing Tournament Featuring
Law Enforcement vs. Firefighters
Board of Directors
Sheriff Jim Neil, President
Chief Rich Hines, Vice President
Chief Rich Wallace, Treasurer
Dave Turner, Secretary
Fund Raising Director
Design & Production
Law Enforcement Officers
Art Neuman passed away June 22, 2016 at the age of 85.
Art was instrumental in the the creation of our local chapter of Guns n' Hoses. As an Executive
Board member for the first two years Guns N‘ Hoses raised more than $200,000.00 to benefit the
families of Firefighters and Law Enforcement officers who have fallen in the line of duty.
Art served as Executive Director of the Cincinnati Golden Gloves and under his watch produced
several Olympians and professional boxing champions.
Art served 4 years in the Air Force. He was an alternative for the 1952 US Equestrian Team. A very
successful businessman. In 1991,at the age of 60, he founded Handyman Connection and at 70,
Art was a 2000 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist.
Art was the driving force behind our initial success, He will be missed, but we will always be
greatfull for his contributions to Guns N’ Hoses, SWO.
Looking ahead to July 10, 2020