National Civil Rights Museum and Just City Host Virtual Symposium on Criminal Justice Reform
January 06, 2021 14:55 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Jan. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum and Just City are hosting a virtual symposium, Journey to Justice, to highlight critical criminal justice reform work...
National Civil Rights Museum Hosts Virtual Freedom Award Tribute December 11
December 04, 2020 12:41 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Dec. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is presenting a Virtual Freedom Award Tribute on December 11 to celebrate the past 28 years of honoring phenomenal men...
NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES TERRI LEE FREEMAN’S RESIGNATION AFTER AN EXCEPTIONAL SIX-YEAR TENURE AS PRESIDENT
December 03, 2020 08:00 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum today announced the resignation of Terri Lee Freeman, president of the museum since 2014. During her six years,...
Museum and Young Professionals’ Group to Host Virtual Town Hall on Economic Justice
September 21, 2020 14:41 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Keepers of 306, an action initiative of the National Civil Rights Museum that engages civic-minded young leaders, will host a live-streamed town hall...
The National Civil Rights Museum launches “ImagineAnAmerica,” a platform for voter empowerment, perspectives on democracy and vision-building
August 31, 2020 12:41 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the National Civil Rights Museum launched ImagineAnAmerica, a digital platform that heightens awareness of the privilege and necessity of...
Apple donates its proceeds from John Lewis documentary to museums that honor his legacy
July 24, 2020 13:53 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, July 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In tribute to the life and legacy of civil rights hero and US Congressman John Lewis, Apple will donate its portion of the proceeds from the documentary...
The National Civil Rights Museum Plans Freedom Award 30th Anniversary in 2021
June 26, 2020 19:25 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is canceling the 29th Freedom Award, its flagship fundraising event, as it looks forward to the 30th anniversary next...
The National Civil Rights Museum Plans Freedom Award 30th Anniversary in 2021
June 26, 2020 16:41 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is canceling the 29th Freedom Award, its flagship fundraising event, as it looks forward to the 30th anniversary next...
Museum and young leaders group to host virtual town hall on voting
June 26, 2020 15:15 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Keepers of 306, an action initiative of the National Civil Rights Museum that engages civic-minded young leaders, will host a live-streamed town hall...
The National Civil Rights Museum Moves Reopening to July 1, 2020
June 16, 2020 15:08 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, June 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel announced it will move its reopening date to welcome back visitors to July 1 after area health...