Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Anti-Racism

The Muhammad Ali Center’s Education Department offers powerful engagements and workshops focused on diversity, anti-racism, equity, inclusion, and social justice. How We’re Different We are not a for-profit DEI company; we are a social justice non-profit. Every dollar invested through our DEIA program supports the mission, vision, and programs of

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Photo Gallery

TEMPORARY EXHIBITS There’s always something new going on at the Muhammad Ali Center! In addition to the permanent exhibitions and the items from the permanent collection on display, several times a year the Center will unveil new temporary exhibitions. Inspiration to Action: An Art Tribute to Muhammad Ali With the

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Farah Pandith as First-Ever Muhammad Ali Global Peace Laureate

On United Nations International Day of Peace Today, on the United Nations International Day of Peace, the Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce the appointment of Ms. Farah Pandith as its first-ever Muhammad Ali Global Peace Laureate, a distinction that will amplify Ali’s message of peace, respect, and mutual

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Ali Stingrays

In 2019, the Muhammad Ali Center (MAC), in partnership with the Trident Swim Foundation (Trident), launched an enrichment program for middle and high school youth.  Taking place at Muhammad Ali’s alma mater, Central High School, the Ali Stingrays is an innovative afterschool, swimmer scholar program for underserved, students of color

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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 the Sixth Annual Muhammad Ali Festival. The Ali Festival will take place from June 3-9, with events every day, as well as those before and

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Major Donation from Islamic Relief USA In Support of Ali’s Legacy and the America to Zanzibar exhibition

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 19, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center today announced it has received a $100,000 donation from Islamic Relief USA in support of Muhammad Ali’s legacy. The donation will fund the Ali Center’s current temporary exhibit, America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far, which is on display

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Evander Holyfield to kick off his Real Deal Championship Boxing Series in Louisville

Event to be held June 24 at Freedom Hall and Broadcast Live on CBS SportsLouisville, Ky. – May 12, 2017 – Four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield and his company Real Deal Sports & Entertainment announced today that he will kick off his Real Deal Championship Boxing series June 24 at

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Muhammad Ali Center Welcomes Suzy Post as Its Next Daughters of Greatness Speaker

Post will speak on Friday, January 22LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 14, 2016) — The Muhammad Ali Center, in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Louisville, is proud to announce its upcoming Daughters of Greatness speaker: Suzy Post. Post will speak at the Center on Friday, January 22nd at 8:30 a.m.Throughout the

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Fourth Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Showcase International Humanitarians and Impact Ali had Worldwide

Awards Paid Tribute to Muhammad AliCindy Hensley McCain, Louis Gossett, Jr. among honoreesFUSION Served as Exclusive Media PartnerLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 17, 2016) — The fourth annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards were held this evening at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. The fundraising gala honored people from around the world who are

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

Dr. Pearse Lyons, Amy Carlson, Dave Eggers, and Sister Larraine Lauter among honorees LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 19, 2018) — The sixth annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards will take place Thursday evening at the Omni Louisville Hotel. The fundraising gala celebrates individuals from around the world who are driven to becoming

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