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

Discounts for Mentors-Mentees January 17-20 to Honor Ali’s 78th Birthday Invitation to Participate in International Mentoring Day on Social Media Free Screenings of I Have a Dream Speech on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  Muhammad Ali’s Birthday on January 17th and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 20th pose

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Louisville Bats Baseball Team Kicks off Six-Week Citywide “I Am Ali” Festival Tickets Still Available for “Muhammad Ali Appreciation Night” on June 3rd

 Game to take place on one year anniversary of Ali’s passingFestival to run through July 15 with nearly 70 community events planned  LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 4, 2017) — A six-weeklong, citywide, summer “I Am Ali” Festival will kick off on Saturday, June 3rd, the first anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s passing,

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Youth Leadership Seminars

Becoming a Citizen Athlete: Youth Leadership SeminarsJuly 5-15 Free Tours & Programs for Middle and High School Students Registration for Seminars Required, Links Available BelowTaking place in the one and only Muhammad Ali Center, during these seminars, athletes will be encouraged to reflect upon their individual and team values, explore

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502 Power Yoga Presents Third Annual Yoga Mala for Africa Hosted by Muhammad Ali Center

Yoga Mala will take place on January 7, 2016Louisville, KY (Thursday, January 05, 2017) – The crew at 502 Power Yoga are proud to team up with Muhammad Ali Center and an impressive team of teachers from across Louisville and the U.S. to present this year’s Yoga Mala for Africa.

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Shining a Light Exhibition to Open on International Women’s Day, March 8th

2017’s photographs feature highlights from the past three yearsLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 2, 2017) — The Muhammad Ali Center’s annual international photography contest and exhibition, Shining a Light, opens on March 8th, International Women’s Day. This year’s exhibition will be comprised of the “best of the best” from the previous three

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Muhammad Ali Center Re-Opens to the Public on Thursday, April 1st

Temporary Exhibit Truth Be Told Extended Through February 27th, 2022  The Muhammad Ali Center will be re-opening to the public Thursday, April 1st, following a 3-1/2 month temporary closure due to the COVID19 pandemic. Hours of operation for visitors, including its retail store, will be from 12:00 noon – 5:00

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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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Other Ways to Give

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Muhammad Ali Kentucky Humanitarian Awardee Announced

Dr. Andrew Moore, II, of Lexington, Kentucky to Receive Kentucky Humanitarian Award at Third Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards This SeptemberMoore is Honored for Founding ‘Surgery On Sunday’LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (July 3, 2015) — Dr. Andrew Moore, II, a Lexington-based plastic surgeon, will be presented the 2015 Kentucky Humanitarian Award at

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Laura Douglas Named Ali Center’s Interim President and CEO

First Woman, First Black Woman to Lead the Organization Will be Engaged in The Center’s Public Re-Opening on April 1st and The Muhammad Ali Festival in June Laura M. Douglas, the Ali Center’s Immediate Past Board Chair, and a member of its Board of Directors for a decade, has been

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