Muhammad Ali Center Athletes & Social Change Forum

The 2021 Forum will take place virtually on Thursday, June 24, 2021. The theme of the 2021 Forum will be “Collective Action and Amplifying the Political Power of Athletes and Sport.” The 2021 Forum seeks to give space and voice to collective action and the political power of athletes and sport. The

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Cave Hill Cemetery: Memories of Muhammad Ali

From June 4 - June 10, Cave Hill Cemetery will be offering FREE commemorative, limited-edition postcards celebrating the legacy of Muhammad Ali. While you're here, visit the Greatest's final resting place and leave a personal message to Louisville's Famous Son. Event Location: Cave Hill Cemetery 701 Baxter Ave Louisville, Kentucky

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Racism and COVID-19: Combating a Pandemic and Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Date: Wednesday, April 21st Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT) Panelists: Dan Wu, Small Business Owner & Activist Jon Silpayamanant, Intercultural Multi-Instrumentalist, Composer, Researcher, & Music Educator Florence Chang, Executive Administrator of Accountability, Research, and Systems Improvement for JCPS Monica Lakhwani, Multicultural Specialist for the Office of Diversity, Equity, and

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International Mentoring Day (Muhammad Ali’s Birthday)

The National Mentoring Partnership, the Muhammad Ali Center and Epicenter Community’s Mentoring for Change initiative, are proud to announce the Second Annual International Mentoring Day on January 17, 2017—the date which would have been the 75th birthday of boxing legend and global humanitarian Muhammad Ali. The international and universal power

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Global Programs

 Sports DiplomacyIn 2016, the Ali Center partnered with the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Astana on a two-part sport diplomacy and character development program for Kazakhstan youth.  In March, the MAC conducted a comprehensive character development and leadership training for a delegation of youth boxers and

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Daughters of Greatness: Nzinga Garvey

Friday, June 3, 2022 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. As the granddaughter of Pan-Africanists Marcus Mosiah Garvey and Amy Jacques Garvey, Nzinga Garvey proudly continues the tradition of ‘faithful service’ to elevate our collective consciousness and celebrate our collective humanity. The Garvey legacy has left an indelible mark as evidenced

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Athletes and Social Change: Creative Expression: Art, Athletics, and Activism

How does creative expression influence the athletes and social change movement? What are athletes, advocates, and leaders doing to utilize creative expression—such as photography, music, film, short stories, poetry, drawing/painting, and sculpture—to raise their voices for human rights in sport and in society. How can creative expression change the narrative

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Ali Center Announces Black History Month Programming: “Mr. Temple & The Tigerbelles” and “Long Time Coming” Film Screenings

Tigerbelles to include Four Olympic Medalists, Pulitzer-Prize Winning Journalist, David Maraniss, and Film Producers Tom Neff and Shelley Hay Tickets Available on Alicenter.org LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 18, 2019) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its Black History Month programming:  a screening,reception, and panel discussion of “Mr.Temple &

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LouVino: Muhammad Ali Week

$3 of every Muhammad Ali Wine Flight sold between June 1-10 will be donated to the Ali Center! Either location, LouVino Douglass Hills 11400 Main St. 40243, or Highlands 1606 Bardstown Road! Make your reservation at louvino.com! Event Contact: events@louvino.com (502) 742-1456

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Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum

2020 Theme: The role and impact of mentors and mentoring on the next generation of athletes and social change. The Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum will take place virtually on Thursday July 9 & Friday July 10.  There will be FREE registration and will be presented via

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