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“Footsteps of Greatness” – Muhammad Ali Louisville Landmarks Self-Guided Tour

A global icon was lost with the death of Muhammad Ali on June 3, 2016. And, while the world grieved his passing, Louisville lost one of its most beloved sons. Ali, while loved and revered throughout the world, always considered Louisville to be his home. A week-long tribute and memorial

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The Louisville Quest!: “I Am Ali” Festival Quest

The Louisville Quest, a sight-seeing tour, scavenger hunt and race, will have a special Quest on Saturday, June 2. The Quest will start at the Ali center, and we will have a puzzle that will showcase Muhammad Ali''s Six Core Principles: Confidence, Conviction, Dedication, Giving, Respect, and SpiritualityEvent Location: Begin @

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Fourth Street Live!: A Kid, A Cop and A Cause

Fourth Street Live! is returning with A Kid, A Cop, And A Cause as part of the annual "I Am Ali" Festival. This year they are upping the ante and are donating 125 bicycles to foster kids. Join Fourth Street Live! as they partner with Together We Rise and LMPD

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The Campaign for Black Male Achievement: Love Learn Lead Concert

*No cover charge to attend Join CBMA as we celebrate the soulful voices of Linkin' Bridge and Jeanna Dean in celebration of the I Am Ali Festival at 4th Street Live! With special guest Ibn Ali (Nephew of Muhammad Ali) Linkin' Bridge: Jeanna Dean: Event Location: 4th Street

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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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Full Itinerary Announced for Sixth Annual Muhammad Ali Festival (June 3-9, 2022) LOUISVILLE, KY (May 26, 2022) — A packed slate of events including collaborations with local nonprofits, special experiences, and ways to give back highlight the itinerary for Read more Comments off 21 Jun Muhammad Ali Center announces public awareness campaign

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Past Awards Information

Past Ali Awards Information 2019 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2018 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2017 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2016 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2015 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2014 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2013 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Recipients 2021 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian

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Ali Festival

Ali Festival 2022 PUBLIC EVENTS The Annual Ali Festival will take place in Muhammad Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky June 3-9, 2022 to mark the anniversary of Ali’s passing and to celebrate his worldwide impact and love for Louisville. The community celebration will include an array of events including fitness,

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“I Am Ali” Festival Celebrating Legacy of “The Greatest”

To Debut in Muhammad Ali’s Hometown in 2017Six Week Festival Will Run from June 3-July 15LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 25, 2017) —The previously announced “I Am Ali” festival, celebrating the legacy of native son and global humanitarian Muhammad Ali in his hometown of Louisville, has expanded from an original ten days

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Ferdinand’s Ball Gala Returns April 30, Announces New Partnership

This year’s premier Derby kickoff event will serve as a joint fundraiser for the Muhammad Ali Center and Old Friends Equine Retirement Facility.LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 13, 2015)… The sixth annual Ferdinand’s Ball gala will kick off the Derby party season this year on Thursday, April 30. For the first time,

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