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Press Releases

August 28, 2014 Complete List of Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Recipients and Presenters Announced – Includes A-List Celebrities
August 28, 2014 Statement from Muhammad Ali about the increase of violent extremism in Syria and Iraq
August 21, 2014 Opening Acts Announced for CONGO14 Louisville - Ali Center Benefit Concert Featuring Bruno Mars, Sponsored by Horseshoe Southern Indiana
August 18, 2014 CONGO14 Louisville - Featuring Bruno Mars - Student Ticket Rate Now Available
August 15, 2014 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards - Select Winners Announced
August 12, 2014 StageOne Family Theatre, Muhammad Ali Center, Kentucky Center to Hold Joint Press Conference on Upcoming Muhammad Ali Partnership
August 5, 2014 CONGO14-Louisville - Ali Center Benefit Concert Featuring Bruno Mars Sponsored by Horseshoe Southern Indiana
June 23, 2014 Museum Row on Main Launches New Website
June 10, 2014 CONGO14 – KINSHASA Stade Tata Raphaël, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo & CONGO14 – LOUISVILLE Kentucky International Convention Center Louisville, KY, USA 14th - 20th September 2014 Announces Headliner Bruno Mars
June 5, 2014 Eat Well, Play Well Exhibit at the Muhammad Ali Center Teaches Visitors About Making Healthy Choices, From Food to Fitness
May 29, 2014 Muhammad Ali Center Joins Blue Star Families to Provide Free Admission to Active Duty Military and Their Families
May 29, 2014 Entrepreneurial Women Celebrate Third Anniversary with Third Annual Entrepreneurial Showcase Event
May 8, 2014 Book Launch Celebration For “Our Shawnee”: A Louisville Story Program Book
May 6, 2014 Jimmy Ellis - Remembered by Muhammad Ali
April 23, 2014 Cable Music and Malabar Group in Association with the Muhammad Ali Center on the 40th Anniversary of "RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE" and "ZAIRE74" Proudly Present "CONGO 14 Festival"
April 23, 2014 Statement from Muhammad Ali Regarding the Passing of Mr. Rubin "Hurricane" Carter
April 10, 2014 Inaugural Champ's Ball Scheduled for April 30, 2014
March 19, 2014 Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Jasmine Guy as its next Daughters of Greatness speaker
March 12, 2014 Give Peace a Chance: John Lennon & Yoko Ono's 1969 Bed-in for Peace Exhibit to open at Muhammad Ali Center March 15
March 10, 2014 Humanitarian Work Continues for Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Winner Zachary Certner
March 10, 2014 Humanitarian Work Continues for Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Winner Zahra Mahmoodi
March 10, 2014 Humanitarian Work Continues for Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Winner Tanvi Girotra
March 10, 2014 Humanitarian Work Continues for Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Winner Nicholas Lowinger
March 10, 2014 Humanitarian Work Continues for Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Winner Craig Kielburger
March 10, 2014 Humanitarian Work Continues for Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Winner Muhammed Kisirisa
March 4, 2014 Stirring the Fire Exhibit Captures the Spirits of Empowered Women Through Photographs
March 4, 2014 2014 Youth Rights Conference: Bridging Differences, Building Possibilities
February 24, 2014 Due to Weather, Museum Row on Main Extends $5 February Promotion
February 19, 2014 Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes New Board Members
February 6, 2014 Give Peace a Chance Exhibit to Open at Muhammad Ali Center in March
February 3, 2014 Muhammad Ali Center offers venue to remember victims of violent death and to support families and friends
January 28, 2014 Muhammad Ali Center Announces Kentucky Commission on Women Executive Director, Eleanor Jordan, as next Daughters of Greatness Speaker
January 27, 2014 Museum Row on Main (MROM) Announces $5 February
January 24, 2014 The Muhammad Ali Center’s Metamorphosis Film Series Presents Las Marthas
January 17, 2014 Join the Muhammad Ali Center to Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 20
January 16, 2014 Ali Center to Host “The Greatest” Birthday Celebration for Muhammad Ali
January 15, 2014 Upcoming Muhammad Ali Center Exhibit to Honor Nelson Mandela and Rosa Parks
December 9, 2013 Downtown Holiday Marketplace at the Ali Center: A One-Stop Shop
December 5, 2013 Statement From Muhammad Ali Regarding Mr. Mandela’s Passing
November 26, 2013 Holiday Events at Muhammad Ali Center to Coincide with Light Up Louisville on November 29
November 15, 2013 The State of Arizona – Documentary to be Shown at the Muhammad Ali Center
November 14, 2013 Shining a Light: Working Together to End Violence Against Women - New Photo Exhibit Showcases Works From Around the World
November 5, 2013 “Hello Neighbor! Day of Dignity” Community Event Set for November 10 at the Muhammad Ali Center
October 23, 2013 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards: Follow-Up to a Breathtaking Ceremony
October 18, 2013 Visions of Tibet: Artist Talk and Exhibit at Muhammad Ali Center
October 3, 2013 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards presented by Yum! Brands Foundation Honors Individuals From Around the Globe
September 27, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Peace Gardens Reach 160 Worldwide Teaching Children Respect for Different Cultures, Addressing Hunger Relief and Educating About Nutrition
September 23, 2013 HBO FILMS AND THE MUHAMMAD ALI CENTER TO CO-HOST THE U.S. PREMIERE OF “MUHAMMAD ALI’S GREATEST FIGHT” IN LOUISVILLE, KY ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2
September 19, 2013 Former President Jimmy Carter, and Acclaimed Grammy Award Winning Singers/ Songwriters and Humanitarians Christina Aguilera, And Michael Bolton to Headline Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award Program
September 19, 2013 Condolences to the Family of Ken Norton
September 11, 2013 Mark Hogg, Founder and CEO of WaterStep, to be Named Kentucky Humanitarian of the Year by the Muhammad Ali Center
August 23, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes New Exhibit, Motown in Black and White
August 15, 2013 The Muhammad Ali Center and The Center for Women and Families Partner for Powerful Documentary Screening and Discussion
August 13, 2013 Muhammad Ali and the Ali Center Partner with Celebrity Charity Fundraising Platform Prizeo.com for Campaign To Benefit Programs at the Muhammad Ali Center
August 9, 2013 Museum Row Attractions Unveil “The Main Ticket”: One Ticket. Six Attractions. Big Savings!
July 26, 2013 Marta Miranda Featured Speaker at Muhammad Ali Center Daughters of Greatness Breakfast Series
July 10, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Announces Recipients of New Generation Ali Global Scholarship Program
June 11, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center to Host Dads Free on Father’s Day This Sunday
May 29, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Website Winner of International Academy of Visual Arts Communicator Award
May 14, 2013 His Holiness The Dalai Lama’s Nephew to Introduce Kundun Film at Ali Center
May 9, 2013 Dr. Renee Campbell Featured Speaker at Muhammad Ali Center Daughters of Greatness Breakfast Series
May 8, 2013 Kundun to be Shown at Ali Center
May 7, 2013 “The Right Foot” Exhibit Opens as Second Leg of “Global Shoes”
April 18, 2013 First Annual Mother’s Day Brunch Celebration at The Muhammad Ali Center
April 15, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center to Present The Island President Documentary
April 10, 2013 Inaugural Free the Children/ mini We Day-Kentucky to be held at the Muhammad Ali Center
March 21, 2013 Global Shoes Exhibit to Open March 26 at the Muhammad Ali Center
March 11, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Hosts Screening of Soul Food Junkies
March 8, 2013 First Annual Mother’s Day Brunch Celebration at The Muhammad Ali Center
March 5, 2013 Crit Luallen Featured Speaker at Muhammad Ali Center Daughters of Greatness Breakfast Series
February 28, 2013 Ali Center, University of Louisville, and Brown University Partner on Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum
February 26, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Announces Partnership with Community Cinema, ITVS, and PBS
February 20, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center to Host Character Education Training for Adults
February 19, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Expands Its "Creating Our Future" Character Education Training Beyond State Borders
February 1, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Teams Up With Louisville Jewish Film Festival
January 30, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Retail Store is Downtown Retail Hotspot: Merchandise much more than Ali Memorabilia
January 18, 2013 A Special Message From Muhammad Ali
January 17, 2013 Join the Muhammad Ali Center to Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and the Inauguration of President Barack Obama
January 15, 2013 Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Councilwoman Attica Scott as January Speaker at Daughters of Greatness Breakfast Series
December 7, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Announces New Generation Ali Global Citizenship Scholarship Program: $10,000 Awards to be Given to Fifteen Recipients
November 29, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center, United Nations Association, and Anchal Partner to Honor International Human Rights Day
November 15, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Council of Students Make Memorable Trip to Chicago
November 15, 2012 Once Upon a Holiday Exhibit at the Muhammad Ali Center This Winter
November 12, 2012 “Hello Neighbor” Event Brought Members of the Community Together for Day of Fun, Education and Unity
November 5, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Acquires UGIVE.ORG
November 2, 2012 “Hello Neighbor” Community Event: The One Week Countdown Begins
October 24, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Peace Gardens Top 100 Worldwide As Program Kicks-Off Third Year of Offering School Garden Grants That Help Teach Children Multicultural Respect, Hunger Relief and Nutrition
October 23, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Carla Wallace as “Daughters of Greatness” Breakfast Series Presenter
October 19, 2012 Donald Lassere, President and CEO of the Muhammad Ali Center, Appointed to Greater Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau Commission
October 17, 2012 “Hello Neighbor” Community Event Set for November 10 at the Muhammad Ali Center
October 4, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Debuts New Brand Identity; New Web Site to Launch October 4th
October 4, 2012 A Meeting of Giants: Norman Mailer Center Benefit Gala: Muhammad Ali Presenting First Annual College Writing Award on Ethics
September 28, 2012 Georgia Southern University Student Wins Muhammad Ali Writing Award for Ethics
September 14, 2012 Muhammad Ali Accepts Liberty Medal in Philadelphia
August 14, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes New Exhibit – Americans Who Tell the Truth: Visions of Justice and Compassion
August 8, 2012 The First-Ever Muhammad Ali Writing Award for Ethics: “The Meeting of Giants” in New York
July 30, 2012 Big Screen Olympic Coverage at the Muhammad Ali Center
July 26, 2012 Muhammad and Lonnie Ali Share Passion for Sports and Social Change at Pre-Olympic Events
July 24, 2012 Generation Ali Movement to Launch During the London Olympic Games; Alltech to Sponsor Worldwide Social Media Campaign
July 17, 2012 Muhammad Ali Due in London for July 25 Fundraiser
July 5, 2012 Muhammad Ali to Receive National Constitution Center’s 2012 Liberty Medal
April 26, 2012 Muhammad Ali Center Names Donald Lassere as President and Chief Executive Officer
April 9, 2012 Olympic Summer at the Ali Center
March 13, 2012 “More Than a Word” Photo Contest
March 13, 2012 Youth Rights Conference April 28th
March 8, 2012 Spring Break Camp “Teaching Tolerance and Conflict Resolution” with the Ali Center and Kentucky Shakespeare Festival
January 18, 2012 Yarmuth Introduces Muhammad Ali Legacy Act
January 13, 2012 Muhammad Ali’s 70th Birthday Party
January 3, 2012 IndiVisible: A Smithsonian Institution Travelling Exhibit

Contacts

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

Elizabeth Rauch
Communications and Marketing Associate
erauch@alicenter.org
502.992.5334