Daughters of Greatness

Daughters of Greatness 2022 The “Daughters of Greatness” breakfast series honors prominent women engaged in social change, activism, and pursuits of justice. The stories and reflections they share are motivational to some people, transformative to others, and inspirational to all. The Daughters of Greatness series provides a place for dialogue and

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Muhammad Ali Center to Temporarily Close Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Critical Measure to Secure Safety and Health of Employees, Visitors, and the Community at Large; Interim Operations Plan in Place The Muhammad Ali Center announced today that it will close temporarily in response to the Coronavirus pandemic. The Center takes seriously the health and safety of the global and local

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Statement from Muhammad Ali about the increase of violent extremism in Syria and Iraq

“It saddens me to hear that innocent human beings are suffering and dying at the hands violent extremists. Despite widespread misconceptions based on ignorance and the misuse of the Holy Qur’an, Islam does not support terrorism and indiscriminate killing of innocent civilians. In order to end this violence and find

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Lonnie and Muhammad Ali Honored as 2014 Caring Award Winners

Caring Institute Recognizes Lonnie and Muhammad as Advocates for Children and for Combating Neurological DiseaseLonnie and Muhammad Ali will be commemorated at the Caring Awards Ceremony at the Omni Montelucia Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona where they will be inducted into the Caring Hall of Fame on Saturday, October 18.Senators Bob

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UofL to Honor Muhammad Ali with Inaugural Grawemeyer Spirit Award

Public is Invited to September 17 CeremonyLOUISVILLE, Kentucky – The University of Louisville will pay tribute to Muhammad Ali in a free, public ceremony Sept. 17 as the legendary boxer and humanitarian receives the inaugural Grawemeyer Spirit Award.The prize marks the 30th anniversary of the Grawemeyer Awards and will be

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DERBY FESTIVAL STEPS INTO THE RING WITH MUHAMMAD ALI CENTER FOR 2020 ROAD RACES SPECIAL REGISTRATION DEALS START SEPT. 25 The 2020 Humana Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon and Marathon are shaping up to be “the greatest” races yet. For the first time, the Festival is partnering with the Muhammad Ali

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Muhammad Ali Center Partners with Love the Hungry for Service Project Honoring Ali’s Birthday

**Edit: Due to Weather, this has been postponed until February** Staff to Participate in Meal-Packing Project on January 17thLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 16, 2018) — In honor of what would have been Muhammad Ali’s 76th birthday, the Muhammad Ali Center staff, Youth Programs, and Board of Directors are partnering with Love the

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Two Kentuckians to Receive Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards on September 12: Dr. Mark Lynn and Amy Hehre

Other Awardees include Michael J. Fox, Mark Tewksbury, and Six Individuals 30 Years and Under, Hailing from Six Countries Media Credential Requests Due by September 6th For credential requests: submit your information HERE. WHAT: Seventh Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards, honoring “seasoned”humanitarians and “Six Core Principle” awardees, all 30 years old

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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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Muhammad Ali Center Partners with Roo’s Wish to host “Choose to be a Champion”

A Free Motivational Program and Dinner to Benefit 200 Foster Children and their Families  Registration is Easy The Muhammad Ali Center is partnering with Roo’s Wish to host ‘Choose to be a Champion’ on Thursday, August 1st, 2019 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. The event is to benefit the lives of

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