Museum Statement Regarding the Passing of Sidney Poitier
January 07, 2022 13:15 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Jan. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum joins the world in grieving the loss of a great icon and its 2001 Freedom Award honoree, Mr. Sidney Poitier. Poitier...
National Civil Rights Museum Statement on the Passing of Archbishop Desmond Tutu
December 27, 2021 11:11 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Dec. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum grieves with the loss of world leader and 1992 Freedom Award honoree, Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Tutu became the first...
National Civil Rights Museum hosts virtual Student Forum as its opening Freedom Award event
September 29, 2021 13:33 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is opening its virtual doors to classrooms nationwide for its 2021 Freedom Award Student Forum. The event is designed...
National Civil Rights Museum’s 30th Freedom Award Brings A-List Talent to the Virtual Stage
September 27, 2021 17:44 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On October 14, the National Civil Rights Museum will host its 30th Freedom Award to pay tribute to their 2021 honorees, former First Lady Michelle...
THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES THE 30TH FREEDOM AWARD and HONOREES
September 01, 2021 12:30 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the National Civil Rights Museum announced the 30th Anniversary Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is the Museum’s signature event that pays...
The National Civil Rights Museum Celebrates 30-Year Milestone
July 28, 2021 09:00 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thirty years ago, the National Civil Rights Museum became the first museum of its kind to chronicle the American civil rights history in America when...
National Civil Rights Museum Statement on the Passing of Bob Moses, Leader of the Civil Rights Movement
July 26, 2021 12:52 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum mourns the passing of civil rights icon Bob Moses, a visionary leader, innovative educator and champion for voting...
The National Civil Rights Museum Announces Date for the 30th Freedom Award
July 23, 2021 13:39 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum announced it will present its Freedom Award on Thursday, October 14, and with a new format. This is the first time the...
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...
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...