Bestselling Authors James Patterson and Kwame Alexander Launch ‘Becoming Muhammad Ali’ Children’s Book with 10/5 Event featuring Lonnie Ali

The writers will celebrate the release of their new book with a live virtual event hosted by Louisville’s Carmichael’s Bookstore, in partnership with the Muhammad Ali Center. Bestselling authors James Patterson and Kwame Alexander will celebrate the release of their new children’s book, Becoming Muhammad Ali, with a live virtual

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Ali-Themed Youth Poetry and Art Contest Open to K-12 Students As Part of Annual Ali Festival

Festival runs from June 3-13; Submission Deadline is June 13th Muhammad Ali was a pop culture icon, with talents outside of the ring that included poetry, acting, sketching, and even singing. As part of this year’s Ali Festival, the Muhammad Ali Center is calling students from grades K-12 to ‘channel

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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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Third Annual International Mentoring Day Highlights the Power of Mentoring in Honor of Muhammad Ali’s Legacy

Special Admission Pricing for Mentors/Mentees January 15-21LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 12, 2018) — The National Mentoring Partnership and the Muhammad Ali Center are proud to announce the Third Annual International Mentoring Day on January 17, 2018—the date which would have been the 76th birthday of boxing legend and global humanitarian Muhammad

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Two Kentuckians to Receive Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards on September 12: Dr. Mark Lynn and Amy Hehre

Other Awardees include Michael J. Fox, Mark Tewksbury, and Six Individuals 30 Years and Under, Hailing from Six Countries Media Credential Requests Due by September 6th For credential requests: submit your information HERE. WHAT: Seventh Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards, honoring “seasoned”humanitarians and “Six Core Principle” awardees, all 30 years old

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Ali Charity Feed Day at Mark’s Feed Store!

Mark’s Feed Store will donate 15% of food and beverage sales that have the vouchers attached to their guest checks. Vouchers can be found online at www.Marksfeedstore.com under our Community Section and can also be shown from our Social Media posts while visiting the restaurant. Proceeds will be donated to

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Celebrating the Second Annual International Mentoring Day Highlighting the Power of Mentoring in Honor of Muhammad Ali’s Legacy

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 22, 2016) — 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

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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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“CHOOSE TO BE A CHAMPION”

An Evening of Inspiration for Foster Children and their Families On the evening of Thursday, August 1, 2019, the Muhammad Ali Center will be partnering with Roo’s Wish to host a motivational event for 200 middle-school aged children living in foster care, along with their foster parents. Research shows that only about 50

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Ah, Whatta ‘Bout Mimi: Butterflies and Bees

Ah, Whatta 'Bout Mimi will host a balloon photo frame or backdrop available for selfies and photographs. The decor will feature butterflies and bees to remember the Champ. Event Location: 701 West Market StLouisville, KY 40202Dates: 06/01/18 - 06/10/18Website: http://www.whattaboutmimi.com/

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