MESSAGE FROM LONNIE ALI RAMADAN, REFLECTION, AND FAITH

Dear Friends, I pray that you are staying safe and maintaining a healthy mind, body, and soul during these challenging and uncertain times. Today is a special day because it marks the beginning of the Holy month of Ramadan for Muslims around the globe. Normally, I would not make mention

Continue reading

The Muhammad Ali Center Appoints Peter R. Villegas to its Board of Directors

Villegas serves as Co-Chair at Actum and Vice-Chair of the California State Athletic Commission The Muhammad Ali Center announced today that Peter R. Villegas, Co-Chair of Actum global strategic consulting firm, has joined the Board of Directors of the Muhammad Ali Center. Mr. Villegas, who also serves as Vice-Chair of the California

Continue reading

Louisville Orchestra’s Teddy Abrams to Perform Muhammad Ali Tribute

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 5, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center wishes to express its deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to Lonnie and the Muhammad Ali family and friends. In order to reinforce the Ali Center’s role in the community as a “gathering place,” the Ali Center is proud to announce

Continue reading
MAHA logo for featured images

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

HRH Princess Dr. Nisreen El-Hashemite, Patricia Arquette, Ashley Judd, Hill Harper among honorees LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 23, 2017) — The fifth annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards presented by Brown-Forman took place this evening at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. The fundraising gala celebrated people from around the world who are making a

Continue reading

Partners

The Muhammad Ali Center strives to create partnerships with those whose institutional mission closely aligns with our own. Such relationships create mutually beneficial programming and initiatives that contribute to a larger presence, a larger audience and a greater opportunity to reach out to those in our community, region and all

Continue reading

Muhammad Ali

MUHAMMAD ALI, CO-FOUNDER OF THE ALI CENTEROver fifty years after he burst upon the scene as a gold-medal winner at the 1960 Olympics, in Rome, Muhammad Ali remains a magical figure, known and loved throughout the world.As a boxer, Muhammad brought unprecedented speed and grace to his sport, while his

Continue reading

Events

Continue reading

The Ryan’s, Manasquan, NJ

By far the highlight of our cross-country trip from Manasquan, NJ to Denver, CO. I saw a segment on ‘Good Morning America’ with Diane Sawyer and was so moved that I suggested to my husband that we visit the Center. The reality of this place is even more moving than

Continue reading

Statement from Muhammad Ali Center Regarding Orlando Tragedy

Donald Lassere, President and CEO of the Muhammad Ali Center said,“Three days ago, the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville said its final good bye to our founder Muhammad Ali, one of the world’s most famous and outspoken proponents of universal peace and oneness.  During the memorial service for Muhammad Ali,

Continue reading

Legendary Host Dick Cavett and Director Robert Bader to attend Special Screening of Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes on February 8th At the Muhammad Ali Center

Film to Air on HBO Documentary Films on February 11th HBO Documentary Films is pleased to bring Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes to the Muhammad Ali Center for a special screening hosted by legendary television talk show host Dick Cavett; Director Robert S. Bader; and the Ali

Continue reading