Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Judge Angela McCormick Bisig as Its Next Daughters of Greatness Speaker

Bisig will speak on Friday, August 12th LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (July 15, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its upcoming Daughters of Greatness speaker: Judge Angela McCormick Bisig. Gray will speak at the Center on Friday, August 12th. The event will begin with a hot breakfast at

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Global Legacy of Muhammad Ali Honored by UPS Grant

$500,000 Gift to Fund Muhammad Ali center Education Programs to Foster New Generation of Leaders to Carry on Muhammad’s Legacy LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 20, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center today announced it has received a $500,000 grant from The UPS Foundation to honor the legacy of the late humanitarian,

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Muhammad Ali Center to Host Inaugural ‘First Friday at the MAC’ in Partnership with First Friday Hop

James Lindsey (AKA Jalin Roze) and the Grand Nationals to Perform with Teddy Abrams LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 17, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center, in partnership with the Republic Bank First Friday Hop, launches the inaugural ‘First Friday at the MAC’ on Friday, July 1st from 5:00-9:00 p.m. The family-friendly

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Muhammad Ali Center to Announce Significant Gift

The Muhammad Ali Center will announce a significant gift at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 20. The gift will allow the Center to continue the special legacy of the late, great Muhammad Ali. Please contact the Ali Center’s PR team at 502.992.5301 or 502.992.5334, or email Jeanie Kahnke at jkahnke@alicenter.org or

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Statement from Muhammad Ali Center Regarding Orlando Tragedy

Donald Lassere, President and CEO of the Muhammad Ali Center said,“Three days ago, the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville said its final good bye to our founder Muhammad Ali, one of the world’s most famous and outspoken proponents of universal peace and oneness.  During the memorial service for Muhammad Ali,

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U.S. Postal Service Commemorating the Two Most Important Muslim Festivals With Issuance of New Eid Stamp

The United States Postal Service observes the two most important festivals—or Eids—in the Islamic calendar: Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha with a special dedication ceremony for the new Eid stamp. Like other stamps in the Postal Service’s Holiday Celebrations series, the Eid stamp is being issued as a Forever stamp.

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Ali Memorial and Funeral Procession Information

Memorial Service at the Yum! Center On Friday, June 10th, Yum! Center doors will open at 11:30 a.m. Traffic: The city is offering ticket-holders with free parking and shuttle service from the Kentucky Expo Center to the Yum! Center starting at 8:30 a.m. Friday. TARC buses will provide free rides

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Details on the Memorial Service for Muhammad Ali

MEMORIAL SERVICE Muhammad Ali’s funeral will take place in his hometown of Louisville, KY on Friday, June 10th at the KFC Yum! Center. The service will be open to the public and will begin at 2:00 p.m.  For those unable to attend, it will be streamed live from www.alicenter.org. The

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Mayor Fischer Announces New ‘I Am Ali Festival’ and New Website, alilouisville.com

Website brings together all things about Ali in Louisville; festival meant to inspire children LOUISVILLE, KY (June 6, 2016) — Muhammad Ali was a global icon and a true citizen of the world. But he was first and always a citizen of Louisville, where he was born and raised. Louisville

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Louisville Orchestra’s Teddy Abrams to Perform Muhammad Ali Tribute

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 5, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center wishes to express its deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to Lonnie and the Muhammad Ali family and friends. In order to reinforce the Ali Center’s role in the community as a “gathering place,” the Ali Center is proud to announce

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