Faith Morris to leave National Civil Rights Museum
December 08, 2022 07:00 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Dec. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National Civil Rights Museum Chief Marketing and External Affairs Officer Faith Morris has announced her resignation, effective December 31, 2022. The...
National Civil Rights Museum presents a virtual Student Forum as the Freedom Award’s opening event
October 05, 2022 08:00 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum’s Student Forum, a celebration for and by young trailblazers, is opening its virtual doors worldwide. The program...
BeBe Winans Headlines the National Civil Rights Museum’s Freedom Award
September 22, 2022 14:56 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Six-time Grammy Award-winning gospel and R&B artist BEBE WINANS headlines the National Civil Rights Museum Freedom Award on October 20 as the...
THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES THE 2022 FREEDOM AWARD AND HONOREES
August 24, 2022 13:17 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the National Civil Rights Museum announced the 2022 Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is the Museum’s signature event that pays tribute to...
Bill Russell
National Civil Rights Museum Statement Regarding the Passing of Bill Russell
July 31, 2022 20:19 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, July 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum mourns the passing of 2011 Freedom Award honoree and sports pioneer, William Felton Russell. Following baseball legend...
Sidney Poitier receives museum award
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...
Archbishop Desmond Tutu
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...