Mayor Fischer celebrates decision to rename Louisville airport to honor Muhammad Ali

‘Wonderful next step’ in further championing The Champ’s legacy LOUISVILLE, KY (January 16,2019) – Mayor Greg Fischer said he is pleased and proud of today’s decision by the Louisville Regional Airport Authority Board to rename the city’s airport for its native son Muhammad Ali. The new name is Louisville Muhammad

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Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Elmer Lucille Allen as January Speaker at Daughters of Greatness Breakfast Series

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 11th, 2019) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce that Elmer Lucille Allen will present at the Center’s Daughters of Greatness program on Friday, January 18th at 8:30 a.m. Throughout the year, the Daughters of Greatness breakfast series features prominent women engaged in social philanthropy,

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Events Surrounding Ali’s Birthday and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

International Mentoring Day, Staff Service Project, Daughters of Greatness “I Have a Dream” Speech LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 11, 2019) — Muhammad Ali’s Birthday on January 17th and Martin Luther King Day on January 21st pose a great opportunity to honor two historical figures who shared a dream of solidarity and

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Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Doris Kearns Goodwin as Its Next “Daughters of Greatness” Speaker, In Partnership with the Kentucky Author Forum

Goodwin, a world-renowned Presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times #1 Best-Selling Author, will speak on Friday, December 7th LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (December 2, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its upcoming Daughters of Greatness speaker, Doris Kearns Goodwin. Goodwin, a world-renowned presidential historian, public speaker

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Major Donation from Islamic Relief USA In Support of Ali’s Legacy and the America to Zanzibar exhibition

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 19, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center today announced it has received a $100,000 donation from Islamic Relief USA in support of Muhammad Ali’s legacy. The donation will fund the Ali Center’s current temporary exhibit, America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far, which is on display

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Legendary Host Dick Cavett to attend Special Screening of “Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes” on November 1st at the Muhammad Ali Center

Tickets Available on Alicenter.org LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 15, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center will host a screening of the new documentary “Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes” on Thursday, November 1st at 5:30 p.m. in the Center’s auditorium. Light refreshments will be available at 5:30 p.m. and

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Celebrate National Coffee Day, Islamic Fashion This Weekend at the Muhammad Ali Center

Turkish Coffee Demonstration on Saturday at 9:30 a.m., Islamic Fashion Show on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. Events held in conjunction with America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 27, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center, in conjunction with the America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and

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Sixth Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Showcases International Humanitarians and Ali’s Worldwide Impact

Dr. Pearse Lyons, Amy Carlson, Dave Eggers, and Sister Larraine Lauter among honorees LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 19, 2018) — The sixth annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards will take place Thursday evening at the Omni Louisville Hotel. The fundraising gala celebrates individuals from around the world who are driven to becoming

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Sixth Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards to Showcase Evening of Greatness: Awardees, Presenters, and Entertainment Reinforce Theme of Impact

Entertainment Lineup to include:  CJ Vanston, Michael Fitzpatrick, Carly Johnson, IMAJ and Tom Strahle Awardees, Host, and Presenters Previously Released for Thursday, September 20th Event in Louisville, KY; Tickets Sales End Today LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 10, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards honor and celebrate individuals who, like Muhammad

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Visiting Tibetan Buddhist Monks to Create An Interfaith World Peace Sand Mandala

Muhammad Ali Center 144 N. 6th Street, Louisville, KY 40202 Tuesday August 28 at 9:30am – September 1, 5:00pm with Dissolution Ceremony on Sunday, September 2, 1:00pm Sponsored by Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion (Louisville, KY) Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion (DGCEC), Louisville’s Tibetan and Compassion Education Center

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