Muhammad Ali Center announces public awareness campaign for Louisville legend’s image to appear on United States Postal Service Stamp

LOUISVILLE, KY (June 3, 2022) — The Muhammad Ali Center and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer announced a public awareness campaign for Louisville native Muhammad Ali’s image to appear on a United States Postal Service (USPS) Stamp. The purpose of the social media campaign, called #GetTheChampAStamp, is meant to involve the

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What Does the MACCS Mean to Me?

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Past Ali Festival Events

PAST ALI FESTIVAL EVENTS THE 5TH ANNUAL ALI FESTIVAL WAS HELD JUNE 3RD – 13TH, 2021. The annual Ali Festival, was a celebration that marked the anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s passing and celebrated his impactful legacy and love for Louisville. It took place June 3-13, 2021. With the recent societal issues

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Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awardees Announced: Cindy Hensley McCain, Louis Gossett Jr., Jon Secada, Sheryl Lee Ralph to Top Awardee List

John Rosenberg from Prestonburg to Receive Kentucky Humanitarian AwardCraig Melvin of NBC News and MSNBC to Emcee the Event on September 17thin LouisvilleFUSION to Serve as Exclusive Media PartnerLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (August 23, 2016) — Philanthropist and businesswoman Cindy Hensley McCain will receive the prestigious Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award for Lifetime

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Ali Festival

2022 Ali Festival will be taking place June 3-9! FRIDAY, JUNE 3 Daughters of Greatness Breakfast Honoring Nzinga Garvey Ali Center, View Pointe Hall (8:30am – 10am) The “Daughters of Greatness” breakfast series honors prominent women engaged in social change, activism, and pursuits of justice. This longstanding event provides a

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Muhammad Ali’s Impact on Me

By Patrick McDowell Communications Intern, Muhammad Ali Center This year I was lucky enough to be hired on as a communications Intern at the Muhammad Ali Center. This was my first glimpse into what it looks like to be in an office environment in a real world workplace. It is

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Details on the Memorial Service for Muhammad Ali

MEMORIAL SERVICEMuhammad Ali’s funeral will take place in his hometown of Louisville, KY on Friday, June 10th at the KFC Yum! Center. The service will be open to the public and will begin at 2:00 p.m.  For those unable to attend, it will be streamed live from www.alicenter.org. The event

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Event Line-Up in Celebration of Muhammad Ali’s 80th Birthday and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Ali Center is Open from 9:30am – 5:00pm on Monday, January 17th New Ali Center President and CEO, Marilyn Jackson, Takes the Helm On Monday, January 17th, Muhammad Ali would have turned 80 years old. This year, his birthday not only coincides with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, but

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Ali Festival Youth Poetry and Art Contest

Ali Festival Youth Poetry and Art Contest The Muhammad Ali Center is seeking student artists to join us in celebrating the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali for our annual ALI WEEK Festival. The Ali Center is calling students from grades K-12 to channel their inner Ali by submitting poetry or

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