Second Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Showcases International Humanitarians and Impact Muhammad Ali Has on Worldwide Causes

"The Champ” was in attendance to witness the greatness of diverse group of honoreesThe second annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards presented by YUM! Brands Foundation took place this evening at the Louisville Downtown Marriott. The event was created to celebrate the greatness of people from around the world who are

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Ali Center Announces Black History Month Programming: “Mr. Temple & The Tigerbelles” and “Long Time Coming” Film Screenings

Tigerbelles to include Four Olympic Medalists, Pulitzer-Prize Winning Journalist, David Maraniss, and Film Producers Tom Neff and Shelley Hay Tickets Available on Alicenter.org LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 18, 2019) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its Black History Month programming:  a screening,reception, and panel discussion of “Mr.Temple &

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Black History Month Programming

A new digital exhibit, "Training the Greatest: The Story of Ali and Dundee" will launch on the Ali Center’s digital museum on February 1st to honor the ten-year passing of Muhammad Ali’s beloved trainer Angelo Dundee. The new digital exhibit focuses on the relationship between Muhammad and Angelo, both in and outside of

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“Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask” – Black History Month Film Screening

This full length documentary explores the life and legacy of Paul Laurence Dunbar, one of the first African Americans to achieve national fame as a writer. Born to former slaves in Dayton, Ohio, Mr. Dunbar (1872-1906), is best remembered for his poem, “We Wear The Mask” and for lines from

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Daughters of Greatness: Theresa Reno-Weber

Throughout the year, the Daughters of Greatness breakfast series invites prominent women engaged in social philanthropy, activism, and pursuits of justice to share their stories with the Louisville community. The Daughters of Greatness series provides a place for dialogue and discussion on current issues of justice, community engagement, and social

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Second Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Showcases International Humanitarians and Impact Muhammad Ali Has on Worldwide Causes

“The Champ” was in attendance to witness the greatness of diverse group of honoreesLOUISVILLE, Kentucky… The second annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards presented by YUM! Brands Foundation took place this evening at the Louisville Downtown Marriott. The event was created to celebrate the greatness of people from around the world

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In the Shadows: Photography by Howard Bingham

July 6, 2017 - January 15, 2018 Celebrate the legacy and work of the late Howard L. Bingham, Muhammad Ali's best friend and personal photographer. In the Shadows features never-before-seen photos taken over four decades of Howard's career, capturing significant historical events in the United States, from social activism to pop culture, while

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Where Inspiration Takes Flight

Where Inspiration Takes Flight is a community art project on display as part of the "I Am Ali" Festival  this summer in Louisville, Ky. Throughout the festival, visitors are encouraged to answer the question "What Inspires You?" by writing it down on a butterfly window cling. The butterflies are displayed on the

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Annual Ali Festival to Take Place in Louisville June 3-13

Festival to Mark Five Year Anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s Passing The Ali Festival, an annual event that marks the anniversary of Muhammad’s passing and celebrates his impactful legacy and love for Louisville, will take place June 3-13, the Ali Center announced today. Mr. Ali passed away on June 3rd, 2016.

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SHINING A LIGHT: WOMEN’S FIGHT FOR THE RIGHT Call for Submissions

The Muhammad Ali Center is already gearing up for our 7th annual Shining a Light Photography Contest and Exhibition. On June 4, 1919, Congress passed the 19th amendment. In 2020 and in support of the Frazier History Museum’s initiative and the city of Louisville, the Muhammad Ali Center will host Shining a Light:

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