2015 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Core Principle Awardee Hadiqa Bashir Honored by Pakistani Senate

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 16, 2015) — Hadiqa Bashir of the Khyber Province of Pakistan was honored at the 2015 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards in September as a Six Core Principle award recipient for her Conviction in dedicating her young life to the advocacy of women’s and girl’s rights against forced child

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Muhammad Ali Center Ten Year Anniversary

PUBLIC INVITED TO DAY-LONG FREE COMMUNITY EVENTFeaturing Full Lineup of ActivitiesIncluding Rededication Ceremony with Mayor FischerLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 12, 2015) — Ten years ago, thousands of people—those from Louisville, as well as guests from 12 countries and 32 states—attended one or more of a series of Muhammad Ali Center Grand

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Muhammad Ali Center and KET Announce Free Film Screening

Mimi and Dona Explores Challenges of Intellectually Disabled Adult Family MembersLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 3, 2015) — In partnership with KET, the Muhammad Ali Center is showing a free screening of the film Mimi and Dona on Thursday, November 5 at 6:00 p.m. in the Center’s auditorium. Doors open at 5:30

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Muhammad Ali Center to Turn Ten: Community Invited to Share in Day-long, Free Celebration

Event to Mark Decade of Progress and a Commitment to Continue the Legacy in the FutureLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 28, 2015) — The Muhammad Ali Center will celebrate its 10 Year Anniversary on Saturday, November 21, 2015.  On this day, the Center will offer free admission to the public, live music,

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Muhammad Ali Center Offers Community Free Daughters of Greatness Event as Thank You for Support Throughout the Year

Deborah Jiang-Stein, November 6 SpeakerJiang-Stein, celebrated author, born to heroin-addicted mother, conquered adversity and uses experience to help heal othersLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 19, 2015) — In appreciation of its members, friends, and supporters, the Muhammad Ali Center is inviting the public to attend the final Daughters of Greatness event of

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Muhammad Ali Center Partners with KET in Ongoing Free Film Series

Muhammad Ali Center Partners with KET in Ongoing Free Film SeriesTwo Screenings this Fall Include New Documentary from the Director of Winter’s BoneLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 13, 2015) — In partnership with KET, the Muhammad Ali Center is showing two free screenings on October 29 and November 5 in the Center’s

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Give Local Louisville Online Event Raises Over $114,000 for the Muhammad Ali Center

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 5, 2015) — The Community Foundation of Louisville’s online event, Give Local Louisville, was a tremendous success for the Muhammad Ali Center. In the span of just 24 hours (on October 1st), donors gave over $114,000 to the Ali Center in support of its education efforts, programming, and

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Community Foundation Hosts Give Local Louisville in 24-hour Online Fundraiser (October 1st ONLY)

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 1, 2015) — The Community Foundation of Louisville is hosting the second Give Local Louisville online event. This 24-hour “Give Day” will support nonprofit organizations doing great work right here in Louisville. Over 350 local nonprofits are registered, and a donation in any amount is welcomed in our

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Selma to Montgomery: Marching Along the Voting Rights Trail

Selma to Montgomery: Marching Along the Voting Rights Trail opened in October of 2015 with great excitement. This exhibit documented the quest for equality and social justice, along with the history leading up to the march through photographs and caption panels. The photographs on display were a part of the

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Third Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

The third annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards: An Evening to Celebrate Greatness, presented by Yum! Brands Foundation, was held at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. The fundraising gala honored people from around the world who are making significant contributions toward securing peace, social justice, human rights, and/or social capital. Gold Medalist

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