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Awards InformationStay tuned for information about the 2018 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards. Credential RequestsStay tuned for information about credential requests for the 2018 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards. Media InformationTo access Muhammad Ali Center press releases, please click here.Media ContactJeanie KahnkeSenior Director of Public Relations and External Affairsjkahnke@alicenter.org502.992.5301About the AwardsThe Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards were

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Second Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

Presented by YUM! Brands Foundation, the second annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards were hosted at the Louisville Downtown Marriott. The recipients of this year’s awards included: Former NFL star, social justice activist, and actor Jim Brown for the Lifetime Achievement Award; international humanitarian and entrepreneur Mick Ebeling for the Humanitarian

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Days of Greatness Events (September 17-18) Leading Up to 2015 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

Series of Community Events at Ali Center Includes Free Film Screenings, Free Exhibit Opening with Artist, and Local TV Journalist Dawne Gee as Daughters of Greatness SpeakerLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 10, 2015) — As is customary, the Muhammad Ali Center will host a series of community-based events on the two days

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Third Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

The third annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards: An Evening to Celebrate Greatness, presented by Yum! Brands Foundation, was held at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. The fundraising gala honored people from around the world who are making significant contributions toward securing peace, social justice, human rights, and/or social capital. Gold Medalist

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Inaugural Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

The Inaugural Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards, an annual fundraising gala honoring people from around the world who actively make significant contributions toward securing peace, social justice, human rights, and social capital, took place at the Galt House in downtown Louisville. Recipients included President Jimmy Carter for the Lifetime Achievement Award;

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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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