Once again, UFC superstar and hometown hero Dustin Poirier is giving back to his community in a big way. Poirier announced that his UFC 302 fight kit auction is now live, with all proceeds dedicated to his annual school supply giveaway.

The lightweight championship fight kit includes gold UFC gloves (worn for the first time at 302), custom shorts, wraps from the fight, and even Poirier’s personal fighter access card. This memorabilia is a rare and valuable piece for any fan or collector, especially with Poirier hinting that his battle at UFC 302 might have been his last.

Every cent raised from the auction will go to The Good Fight Foundation, Poirier's charity, to fund its annual back-to-school supply drive. The initiative aims to provide over 1,000 backpacks filled with essential school supplies to families in need in Lafayette Parish.

Known as a champion both in and out of the octagon, Poirier's commitment to his hometown has been undeniable since the beginning of his career. His efforts through The Good Fight Foundation continue to make a significant impact on the lives of many in our community.

If you or someone you know is a fan of Poirier, the UFC, or sports memorabilia, now is the time to act. Not only will you acquire a piece of UFC history, but you will be directly supporting local families in need right here in Lafayette.

The Good Fight Foundation posted on Facebook:

"UFC 302 POIRIER fight kit auction is LIVE! 100% of proceeds will go to The Good Fight Foundation Back to School Supply Drive. We will be providing over 1,000 backpacks filled with essential school supplies for families in need. More information on the event will be shared in the coming weeks. Thank you, everyone, for the continued support."

In UFC 302’s main event, Dustin Poirier faced lightweight champion Islam Makhachev. Despite a valiant effort, Poirier was defeated by submission in the fifth round. The fight was intense, with Poirier showing incredible resilience against the reigning champion.

UFC 302: Makhachev v Poirier
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See the official auction listing for the fight kit here.

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