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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Free Field Trips for Title 1 Schools in Kentucky and Southern Indiana

(September 2, 2016)...

UPS Grant Helps Provide ‘Paths to Greatness’ RACE Field Trips Available on First Come, First Served Basis

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 2, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center announces the Paths to Greatness program, which allows for sponsored, all expenses paid field trips to the Ali Center for Title 1 schools in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Field trips are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Funding for the fall 2016 Paths to Greatness program for 10,000 Title 1 school students was provided by the UPS Foundation.

The online form requesting a Paths of Greatness field trip to visit the upcoming RACE: Are We So Different? exhibition at the Ali Center is now available here. RACE is open at the Ali Center from September 24, 2016 – January 2, 2017. The award-winning interactive exhibit explores race on a biological, cultural and historical level. It is the first exhibit to open in the Center’s new temporary exhibit space.

There is limited transportation reimbursement available for Title 1 schools in Jefferson County, Ky. To learn more about Paths of Greatness or to book a school field trip, click here.

About the Muhammad Ali Center

The Muhammad Ali Center, a 501(c)3 corporation, was co-founded by Muhammad Ali and his wife Lonnie in their hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. The international cultural center promotes the six core principles of Muhammad Ali (Confidence, Conviction, Dedication, Giving, Respect, and Spirituality) in ways that inspire personal and global greatness and provides programming and events around the focus areas of education, gender equity, and global citizenship. Its newest initiative, Generation Ali, fosters a new generation of leaders to contribute positively to their communities and to change the world for the better. The Center’s headquarters also contains an award-winning museum experience. For more information, please visit www.alicenter.org

Contact:

Jeanie Kahnke
Senior Director of Public Relations and External Affairs
jkahnke@alicenter.org
502.992.5301

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