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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Statement from Donald Lassere, President and CEO, Muhammad Ali Center

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 4, 2016) — “On behalf everyone associated with the Muhammad Ali Center and everyone in the Louisville community who loved Muhammad, we want to express our deepest sympathies to his wife, Lonnie, and Muhammad’s entire family. “His wife, Lonnie once said, that Muhammad belongs to the world.

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Active Duty U.S. Military and Their Families Receive Free Ali Center Admission Through Labor Day

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (May 31, 2016) — As a member of the Blue Star Museums program, the Muhammad Ali Center is proud to offer free admission to active duty United States military personnel and their families through Labor Day on September 5th. Visitors must show a valid military I.D. at the

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Muhammad Ali Center Partners with World Affairs Council for Film Screening

Evening includes discussion with the film’s translator LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (May 17, 2016) — In partnership with the World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana, the Muhammad Ali Center is showing Frame By Frame on May 24th at 6:00 p.m. in the Center’s auditorium. This is a ticketed event. A

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Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Margeaux Gray as Its Next Daughters of Greatness Speaker

Gray will speak on Friday, June 3rd LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (May 13, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its upcoming Daughters of Greatness speaker: Margeaux Gray. Gray will speak at the Center on Friday, June 3rd. The event will begin with a hot breakfast at 8:30 a.m.

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FUSION to Serve as Exclusive Media Partner for The Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

Date Set for September 17, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 20, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center today announced that FUSION will serve as the exclusive media partner for the 2016 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards. FUSION is a multi-platform media company that champions a diverse, inclusive America with

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