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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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Free Film Screening in April

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 13, 2016) — In partnership with KET, the Muhammad Ali Center is hosting a FREE Indie Lens Pop Up film screening April 21stin the Center’s auditorium. This film is part of the Center’s ongoing programming, “The Bond :: Connecting Community through Cinema.” While the screening is free,

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Muhammad Ali Voted “Athlete of the Century” by ‘La Gazzetta dello Sport’ on Publication’s 120th Anniversary

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 4, 2016) — The longstanding and widely distributed European newspaper, La Gazzetta dello Sport, located in Italy, named Muhammad Ali as the “Athlete of the Century” in recognizing its 120 years of publication. “This is a very prestigious honor for me,” stated Ali. “It’s hard to believe

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Muhammad Ali Center to Partner for Fourth Annual Athletes and Social Change Forum

2016 Forum to serve as a think tank on a Declaration for Human Rights in Sports Forum is online and free LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 30, 2016) — The fourth annual Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum, in partnership with University of Louisville, Brown University, and Athlete Ally, will

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Muhammad Ali Center to Offer Free Admission to Bellarmine University Students and Staff

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 16, 2016) — In honor of Dr. Jay McGowan, his commitment to Bellarmine University’s values, integrity, and respect for all people, his past support of the Muhammad Ali Center, and his community engagement, the Muhammad Ali Center is pleased to offer free admission to all Bellarmine students

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Kazakhstani Boxing Delegation to Visit United States, Muhammad Ali Center

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 11, 2016) — A delegation of 13 Kazakhstani boxers and trainers will travel to the United States March 12-26 to visit community boxing programs and the Muhammad Ali Center, March 21-24, on an exchange program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. Participants include seven men and

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